General Surgery

General Surgery

Skilled surgical and medical services and compassionate patient care for a wide range of diseases and conditions.

General Surgery

The Surgical Department at UCVH houses a variety of offices and exam rooms that serve as a Colebrook “home” base for a variety of specialists who travel to UCVH to see patients, instead of our patients having to travel.

General Surgeons that see patients at UCVH are:

Laparoscopic and open procedures performed by our General Surgeons include the following, but are not limited to:

  • Hernia repairs
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Appendectomies
  • Bowel surgery

Breast procedures include:

  • Excision or biopsy for benign or malignant disease/mass
  • Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy

Vascular procedures include:

  • Evaluation for peripheral arterial disease and referral to vascular surgery as appropriate
  • Varicose vein evaluation and phlebectomy

Wound care includes:

  • Weekly debridement and management
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Other chronic non-healing wounds

Diagnostic outpatient procedures include:

  • Colonoscopies
  • EGD’s (upper endoscopy for GERD, epigastric pain, nausea, vomiting, upper GI bleeding, etc.
  • Skin lesion removals
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Toenail removal of ingrown toenails
  • Aspiration of ganglion cysts

Our Medical-Surgical Department offers the following:

  • Modern space with state of the art equipment
  • Private Rooms
  • Skilled nursing care
  • Excellent quality care and excellent patient satisfaction scores

For more information, call (603) 388-4330.

General Surgery Providers