General Surgery

What Is General Surgery?

General surgeons treat a variety of conditions and ailments found in different areas of the body and specialize in many common and life-saving procedures. The general surgeons at USMD Hospital at Arlington perform a variety of minimally invasive procedures and utilize the latest in advanced technologies. You can rest assured that when you choose our facility for care, you choose a physician-led expert team that puts patients first. To learn more about general surgery or to find a general surgeon in DFW, please contact USMD Hospital at Arlington or use our physician finder tool below.

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Who Is A Candidate for General Surgery?

General surgeons treat a wide variety of conditions and diseases affecting various areas of the body. The surgeries performed by surgeons on our medical staff include but are not limited to:

  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Appendectomy
  • Abdominal laparoscopic procedures
  • Colon resection
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Parathyroid surgery
  • Hemorrhoid surgery
  • Benign and malignant tumor removal
  • Breast surgical biopsy
  • Breast cancer surgery
  • Lumpectomies
  • Mastectomies

Robotic Surgery

USMD Hospital at Arlington was the first hospital in the DFW metroplex to obtain and use the highly advanced da Vinci® Surgical System for robotic surgery. Many general surgeries can be performed by one of our facility's three da Vinci Surgical Systems, including:

  • Hernia repair
  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Gastrectomy
  • Colon and rectal resection
  • Small bowel resection
  • Splenectomy

Other commonly performed procedures can be performed on the da Vinci Surgical System. Contact our facility in Arlington, TX to learn more about our robotic surgery program.

Had my appendix removed here and I was so so pleased with their work. From nurses and doctors to front desk. Thank you !

E.M.

What Technology Is Used for General Surgery?

Our surgeons remain at the forefront of innovative technologies and utilize advanced and minimally invasive techniques to perform general surgery for DFW patients. USMD Hospital at Arlington carries three da Vinci Surgical Systems to perform robotic surgery for certain general surgery procedures. Ask your surgeon about the technologies and techniques that they recommend for your personal treatment plan.

Patient-First Surgical Care

The general surgeons at USMD Hospital at Arlington serve the North Texas region with common and life-saving surgeries. To have an experienced surgical team handle your general surgery needs, please contact USMD Hospital at Arlington.

Neurosurgery

Hybrid OR Surgery

Ophthalmology

Orthopedic Surgery

Otolaryngology

Pain Management

Podiatry

Pulmonary Care

Urology Surgery

Vascular Surgery

USMD Hospital at Arlington is a joint venture with Texas Health Resources and meets the definition under federal law of a physician-owned hospital. Doctors on the medical staff practice independently and are not employees or agents of the hospital. A list of physician owners is available upon request.