East Liverpool Medical Group' general surgery office is staffed by
board-certified surgeons who provide evaluation and treatment for a full
range of general surgery conditions. The surgeons who practice at this
location offer innovative surgical procedures, state-of-the-art technology,
and high-quality patient care for surgical management of common and complex
Your Safety Is Our Priority
General Surgical services offered by East Liverpool Medical Group often
employ methods that are at the leading edge of surgical technology, with
strong emphases on patient safety and quality of outcomes.
Returning You to Health Quickly
Our physicians use the most trusted surgical methods and advanced treatment
options available to help you recover more quickly. Surgeries are performed
by using minimally invasive methods, including laparoscopy, which requires
smaller incision sites and a small camera to perform surgeries.
Our dedicated team of surgeons and support staff will be here when you
need us most. Our staff will treat you like family, from the pre-surgery
consultation through your surgery and during your recovery. No need to
travel outside the East Liverpool area for quality surgical care. Our
office is conveniently located in downtown East Liverpool with surgical
procedures being performed at East Liverpool City Hospital.
Laparoscopic surgery, also called minimally invasive surgery (MIS), bandaid
surgery, or keyhole surgery, is a modern surgical technique in which operations
are performed far from their location through small incisions (usually
0.5-1.5 cm) elsewhere in the body.
Breast & Soft Tissue Surgeries/Biopsy
Procedures performed include stereotactic and surgical biopsies, lumpectomies,
mastectomies, and breast node removal.
Colorectal Surgeries and Procedures
Minimally invasive procedures are performed on the colon and rectum to
address problems associated with cancer, internal bleeding, hemorrhoids,
and inflamatory bowel disease, fistulas and an anal prolapse. Furthermore,
the physicians regularly perform a colonoscopy for patients.
Physicians can perform surgeries to remove lymph nodes and the thyroid
gland. Endocrine Surgeries include operations on one or more of the endocrine
glands. These glands secrete hormones into the bloodstream, and have an
important influence over the functions of almost all cells in the body.
Bowel resection is a surgical procedure in which a part of the large or
small intestine is removed. It may be performed due to cancer, necrosis,
enteritis, diverticular disease, Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis,
or a block in the intestine due to scar tissue.
Prevention of wound complications and promotion of wound healing.
Gallbladder / Cholecystectomy
A surgical procedure to remove your gallbladder - a pear-shaped organ that
sits just below your liver on the upper right side of your abdomen. Your
gallbladder collects and stores bile - a digestive fluid produced in your liver.
Appendectomy / Emergency Surgery
An appendectomy (sometimes called appendisectomy or appendicectomy) is
the surgical removal of the vermiform appendix. This procedure is normally
performed as an emergency procedure, when the patient is suffering from