General Surgery

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General surgery encompasses all surgeries not performed under most surgical specialties. Board Certified by the American Board of Medical Specialties, our surgeons provide patient’s with the most current and progressive surgical options available.

The extensive and exhaustive training of our Surgeons makes them experts in a wide range of procedures in several organ systems.

COMMON SURGERIES PERFORMED
  • Surgeries of the Gastrointestinal tract like cholecystectomy, colon surgery, hemorrhoidectomies.
  • Surgery of the Breast, both benign and oncologic.
  • Hernia surgery using Minimally Invasive (laparoscopic) or open repair.
  • Antireflux procedures.
  • Endocrine surgery on the thyroid, parathyroid or adrenal glands.
  • Skin and soft tissues, skin tumors, fatty tumors, skin cancer and melanoma.

When treating Cancer, our expert Surgeons work closely with other disciplines to provide you comprehensive Cancer Care. The cancer program at Indian River Medical Center is approved by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. Our Board Certified Surgeons offer state of the art Breast Cancer Care, from the time of diagnosis to its treatment by either Breast Conservation Therapy (Lumpectomy + Radiation Therapy) or Mastectomy when appropriate.

Locations

General Surgery - IRMC Health and Wellness Center
3450 11th Court, Suite 204, Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone: (772) 770-6850

Articles

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