General Procedures

Provided by Southern Surgical Specialists


Skin & Soft Tissue

  • Lymph Node biopsy/dissection
  • Excision of skin lesions, cysts, lipomas, etc.
  • Skin Cancer Resection – basal cell, squamus cell, melanoma
  • Burn Care
  • Wound Care

Breast

  • Breast Biopsy
  • Lumpectomy
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Mastectomy – Simple and Modified Radical
  • Skin Sparing Mastectomy
  • Immediate reconstruction in combination w/Board Certified Plastic Surgeons

Alimentary Tract

  • Esophogus
    • Esophageal Diverticulectomy
    • Anti-Reflux Procedures (e.g. Nissen Fundoplication)
    • Esophageal Resection (benign/malignant)
  • Stomach
    • Gastrostomy (feeding tube)
    • Peptic Ulcer Disease Surgery
    • Gastric Resection (benign/malignant) - Robotic
  • Small Intestine
    • Small Bowel Obstruction (e.g. lysis of adhesions)
    • Small Bowel Resection (benign/malignant)
    • Ileostomy (stoma)
  • Large Intestine
    • Colostomy (stoma)
    • Colon Resection (for colon cancer, diverticulitis, Crohn’s, etc.) - Robotic

Advanced Laparoscopy / Robotics

  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy / Single Incision Robotic
  • Nissen Fundoplication
  • Heller Myotomy
  • Gastric Resection
  • Colon/Rectal Resection
  • Diagnostic Laparoscopy
  • Splenectomy
  • Multiple Other Intra-Abdominal Procedures

Thoracic

  • Video Assisted Thoracoscopy (Minimally invasive surgery)
  • Chest Abscess
  • Lung Resection

Anus/Rectum

  • Rectal Resection (benign/malignant)
  • Hemorrhoid Surgery
  • Anal Abscess/Fistula Treatment

General Abdomen

  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Open Cholecystectomy
  • Bile Duct Surgery
  • Splenectomy (spleen removal)

Hernia

  • Ventral/Incisional Hernia Repair
  • Umbilical Hernia Repair
  • Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

Endocrine

  • Thyroidectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Pancreas Surgery

General

  • Porta-Cath Insertion/Removal
  • Trauma
  • Critical Care
    • Tracheostomy
    • Central Line
    • Chest Tube
    • Ventilator Management/Hemodynamic Monitoring/Sepsis Treatment
    • Burn Care

Office Based Procedures

  • Simple skin excisions (cyst, lipoma, etc.)
  • Laceration Repair/Suture Removal
  • Small Abscess Drainage
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Wound Care
  • Breast Biopsy – Open Core with Ultrasound
  • Lower Extremity Vein Treatment (EVLT / ultrasound guided and cosmetic sclerotherapy)