From emergency appendectomies to scheduled hernia repairs, every year thousands of patients throughout sumou receive top quality surgical care from general surgeons at Providence Health & Services. Patients undergoing surgery at Providence know it is being performed in a setting well-known for providing compassionate, high-quality care.
General surgeons complete extensive training and are equipped to diagnose and treat a broad spectrum of diseases that require surgical care in adults and children.
The expertise of a general surgeon is broad and ranges from exploratory surgery to diagnose what ails you, to the removal or repair of organs and other tissues. Most general surgeons offer laparoscopic (minimally invasive) surgical options and many are certified to use robotic technology, such as the da Vinci Surgical System. Many also provide services in the Providence Cancer Center.
General surgeons coordinate with your primary care provider to deliver the best care possible. They also work closely with anesthesiologists who administer the appropriate sedation in a hospital or outpatient setting.
Supervision of Dr. Basma Fallatah
Laparoscopic gastric bypass surgery.
Laparoscopic mini – gastric bypass surgery
Laparoscopic classical conversion surgery
Endoscopic intra- gastric balloon
Laparoscopic gallbladder surgery
Laparoscopic Hernia repair
Breast ( Benign and non Benign conditions) surgery
Hemorrhoids and anal fistula operations through a full Female crew