The Specialty of General Surgery remains the special domain of the General Surgeon who sees patients for the diagnosis and treatment of problems involving the abdomen, groin, breast, ano-rectal area, certain neck conditions, enlarged lymph nodes, skin lesions, growths and other conditions such as trauma and injuries.

While we care for all teenage and adult patients within the realm of General Surgery, we have a specific interest in the following routine and complex problems or conditions, focusing on the traditional and minimally invasive treatment of:

  • Hernias of the groin and stomach
  • Gallbladder, pancreatic, hepato-biliary and splenic disease
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast cancer/disease
  • Colon Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Fissures
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Removal of Skin Lumps
  • Severe and Chronic Abdominal Pain

Our offices are able to perform the following services and surgical procedures:


  • Abdominal dialysis catheters
  • Appendectomy
  • Chronic Phlebotomy (blood drawing or hemochromatosis)
  • Hernia
  • Lacerations, skin cysts
  • Laparoscopic and open insertion of the abdominal portion of VP Shunts
  • Long term IV (Intravenous) antibiotics
  • Lymph node biopsies/dissection
  • Muscle Biopsies
  • Pilonidal cysts
  • Skin Tumors, biopsies, and lesions
  • Splenectomy for ITP or tumors
  • Venous Access Ports and Catheters for TPN (Total Parenteral Nutrition)