Meet our surgeons....
General Surgery encompasses the treatment of patients with a wide range of problems including, but not limited to the abdomen and gastrointestinal tract, hernias, endocrine glands, colon and rectum and obesity.
The general surgical specialists at Baystate General Surgery, a service of Baystate Medical Center, are experts in these varied clinical areas who will care for patients in a supportive and compassionate way, using methods that are at the leading edge of surgical technology and state-of-the-art surgical equipment.
Visiting surgeons from Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, Oklahoma and Peru come to Baystate Medical Center to train on new techniques and hernia surgery with Baystate General Surgery surgeons.
Specific specialty areas include:
|General Surgery & Speciality Areas Include:
Weight Loss Surgery Program [Bariatric Surgery]
Thyroid, parathyroid and adrenal surgery [Endocrine Surgery]
Reflux, hiatal hernia, and other esophagogastric disorders
Gallbladder and bile duct surgery
Surgery of the spleen
Urgent and emergent general surgery care
General abdominal problems
Minimally invasive methods
Wound Care and Hyperbaric Services
|About our practice:
The general surgeons and staff team at Baystate General Surgery are committed to excellence in all its patient care practices. Quality care is not only about experience and technologically advanced procedures. We take pride in its reputation for delivering quality care to improve the lives of our patients. Our teams of experts offer treatment that is individualized and based on the most appropriate treatment methods with a strong emphasis on patient safety and good outcomes. We are dedicated to our patients.
Doctor-patient relations are based on mutual understanding. Do not hesitate to ask questions if something is not clear to you. We believe that information about healthy living is the key to good health. Our office and medical equipment have been planned with much thought and care to provide quality medical service in a pleasant, efficient, and friendly atmosphere.
Your First Visit
On your first visit to our office, we ask that you:
- Plan to arrive 15 minutes early to complete intake paperwork.
- Bring any x-rays or other pertinent health-related materials.
- Bring your insurance card and photo ID.
- If your insurance requires a referral, please contact your primary care physician to be sure that one is in place.
- Current list of medications and allergies.
- Co-pay and/or deductibles.