General Surgery

Carilion Clinic's highly experienced general surgeons, serving western Virginia, provide evaluations and treatment for a wide variety of diseases and conditions. With superior skills and a compassionate, patient-centered approach to care, our surgeons are up to date in the latest and most innovative procedures, focused on quality, safety, and using the least invasive approach to achieve the best possible outcome for each patient.

In addition to outpatient services, Carilion general surgeons also provide 24-7 inpatient acute care with emergency room coverage and consultation services. The team of surgeons collaborate with other specialists involved in the patient’s care to give each patient individualized treatment plans.

Conditions treated and procedures commonly performed by our general surgeons include:

Performing general surgery in the operating room.

  • Advanced laparoscopy
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal surgery and procedures
  • Complex hernia surgery
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic breast surgery
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Appendectomy
  • Disc surgery
  • Gall bladder surgery
  • Surgical oncology
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • TIF (Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication) for treatment of GERD
  • Trauma/Critical care
  • Venous insufficiency

Multidisciplinary Conferences

Committed to practicing quality medicine and learning the latest techniques, our general surgeons attend annual conferences, covering topics such as:

  • Breast
  • Bariatrics
  • Oncology
  • Trauma / EMS
  • GI tumors
  • Wound care services
  • Complex abdominal reconstructions