FAQ For Resumption of Elective Surgery May 2020
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Whether you need surgery to treat cancer, clear a blocked artery, fix a
structural problem or remove a diseased gallbladder, Providence Medical
Center provides a full range of inpatient and outpatient surgical services.
Our experienced surgeons performed more than 3,400 procedures last year.
We are pioneering minimally invasive techniques that allow our patients
to recover quicker with less pain and scarring. The latest lasers, laparoscopes
and catheters (tubes) allow our doctors to operate through small ports
or go in through veins and arteries to correct problems.
Providence is home to one of the most advanced surgical tools available
today - the Da Vinci® Robotic Surgical System.
From our board-certified surgeons, anesthesiologists and specially trained
operating-room nurses, we are all motivated by one goal: your return to
good health. Learn more about our
Procedures We Perform
We offer an extensive range of specialties including:
Orthopedic, including total knee and hip replacements, advanced shoulder procedures,
and sports medicine.
Neurosurgery, to treat problems of the brain, spine and nervous system with stereotactic
Cardiothoracic surgery including open heart surgery with endoscopic vein harvesting and a variety
of lung procedures.
Vascular surgery including a dedicated suite for minimally invasive endoscopic vascular
Interventional radiology that allows doctors to treat many conditions, such as uterine fibroids,
liver tumors and blood vessel blockages, by using catheters instead of
General surgery, such as laparoscopic colon resections, hernia repair, appendectomies,
gall bladders — which can all be done laparoscopically.
Ophthalmology surgery, such as cataract removal
Breast surgery, such as lumpectomies and mastectomies
Gynecological surgery, including laser surgery and uterine fibroid embolization, laparoscopic
hysterectomy and urinary stress incontinence surgery.
Genito-urinary surgery, including laser removal of kidney stones, laser-guided transurethral
prostate surgery and photovaporization for enlarged prostates.
Gastrointestinal surgery, including a minimally invasive treatment for gastric reflux (called a
Plastic surgery, such as face lifts, nose surgery and breast augmentation
ENT (Ears, Nose and Throat)
For more information about
Surgical Services at Providence, call 913-596-4100.