The surgeons and surgical staff at Deaconess have the knowledge and experience to safely and effectively treat your condition. Our highly-skilled team uses laparoscopic, robotic, minimally invasive, and traditional open surgery to address a variety of surgical needs.
Emergency General Surgery
Urgent surgical intervention for conditions such as intestinal obstruction and/or perforation, appendicitis, and soft tissue infections
Broad range of medical services that treat a variety of organ systems including the digestive tract, abdomen and its contents, breasts, and endocrine glands (thyroid, pituitary, adrenal, etc.)
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Use of small incisions, tubes, cameras, surgical instruments and other techniques to minimize pain, reduce risk of infection and facilitate faster recovery. Laparoscopic and robotic are specific kinds of minimally invasive surgery.
Deaconess uses two surgical robots, the da Vinci Xi and the ROSA Knee System. The da Vinci system is most commonly used in urology and gynecology procedures while the ROSA Knee System supports surgeons in performing personalized total knee arthroplasty (TKA).
A procedure in one of the 14 surgical specialties recognized by the American College of Surgeons: cardiothoracic surgery, colon and rectal surgery, general surgery, gynecology and obstetrics, gynecologic oncology, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otorhinolaryngology (ENT), pediatric surgery, plastic and maxillofacial surgery, urology, and vascular surgery.
The treatment of seriously injured patients with complex conditions by surgeons with advanced, specialized training and experience. Common situations include motor vehicle accidents, sports injuries, brain and spinal cord injuries, solid organ injuries, closed head injuries and hemorrhage.