Many surgical procedures that used to require a hospital stay now can be done on an outpatient basis. Here at St. Francis, surgeons perform many procedures, including:
Surgery of the Abdomen - Procedures: Bowel Resection, Gallbladder Removal, Hernia Repair
Breast Surgery - Procedures: Biopsy, Mastectomy
Surgery through a small lighted tube - Procedures: Gallbladder & Appendix removal, hernia repair, female surgery.
Surgery of the Female Organs - Procedures: Dilatation and Curettage (D & C), Hysterectomy, Cesarean Section
Surgery of the eye - Procedures: Cataract surgery
Surgical removal of wisdom teeth.
Total hip and knee replacement, Knee and shoulder arthroscopy, Total shoulder replacement, Carpal tunnel and trigger finger synovectomy, Cervical fusion, Cervical disk replacement, Lumbar fusion, Lumbar discectomy, Adult fracture surgery of the upper and lower extremities.
Surgery of the throat - Procedures: Tonsillectomy, Adenoidectomy
Surgery of the foot - Procedures: Bunions, Hammer Toes
Surgery of the male reproductive organs - Procedures: Prostate Resection through a scope