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Surgical Services

Minimally Invasive Procedures with Shorter Recovery Times – Surgical Services

When you need surgery, you’re looking for good surgeons, minimally invasive procedures and the fastest recovery time. Look no further than the highly trained, experienced surgeons at Northfield Hospital & Clinics. We offer you a broad range of surgical care with an emphasis on advanced procedures. From office procedures to complex operations, you’ll be taken care of every step of the way. 

Conditions We Treat:

  • Anti-Reflux
  • Bladder Suspension
  • Breast disease - Breast removal (mastectomy) and reconstruction
  • Cancer
  • Colon
  • Diabetes
  • Eye – cataracts, lens replacement
  • Foot
  • Gallstones, kidney stones
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hysterectomy
  • Knee and hip replacement and shoulder ankle conditions and injuries
  • Liver
  • OB/GYN
  • Prostate Surgery
  • Shoulder conditions and injuries
  • Sinus
  • Thyroid
  • Venous diseases/Varicose veins
  • Vasectomy and Reversals 

Types of Surgery Performed:

Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) Surgery

  • Nose and sinus surgery
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Ear tubes
  • Removal of facial skin cancer
  • Sleep apnea surgery for children and adults

General Surgery

  • Ano-Rectal Procedures; Hemorrhoidectomy, Fissures and Fistulas/Pilonidal Disease Treatment

  • Anti-Reflux Operations

    • Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication
    • Laparoscopic Paraesophageal and Hiatal Hernia Repair
    • Laparoscopic Heller Myotomy for Achalasia
  • Breast Disease

    • Breast Biopsy, Surgical and Ultrasound Guided    
    • Partial Mastectomy (Lumpectomy)
    • Total Mastectomy
    • Breast Reconstruction (with Dr. Economou, Plastic Surgeon)
    • Sentinel Lymph Node Evaluation
    • Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cancer/Oncologic Surgical Care

    • Breast
    • Thyroid
    • Colon and Rectum
    • Gastrointestinal
    • Melanoma, Cutaneous, and Soft Tissue Malignancies
    • Placement of Vascular Access Devices
    • Participation in Multidisciplinary Cancer Care with Medical and Radiation Oncology
  • Endocrine Surgery

    • Thyroid/Parathyroid Surgery    
    • Fine-Needle Aspiration Thyroid Biopsy
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Adrenalectomy
  • Endoscopy 

    • Colonoscopy    
    • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy  
    • Upper GI endoscopy or EGD  
    • Esophageal dilation  
    • Hemorrhoid banding
    • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy(PEG)
  • Feeding Tubes

    • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)
    • Gastrostomy Tubes
    • Feeding Jejunostomy Tubes
  • Gastrointestinal and Colorectal Surgery

    • Open & Laparoscopic Gastrointestinal Resections
    • Open & Laparoscopic Colorectal Resections
    • Laparoscopic Abdomino-perineal Resections (APR)
    • Laparoscopic & open Appendectomy
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery

    • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
    • Open Cholecystectomy
    • Intraoperative Cholangiography
    • Common Bile Duct Exploration (Laparoscopic and open)
    • Liver Biopsy (Laparoscopic)
    • Distal Pancreatectomy (Laparoscopic and open)
  • Hernia Repair

    • Inguinal/Femoral    
    • Umbilical  
    • Incisional/Ventral/Abdominal
    • Laparoscopic (Inguinal/Incisional/Ventral/Abdominal  
    • Pediatric (age 2 & up) Inguinal/Umbilical
    • Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction with Component Separation
  • Musculoskeletal Procedures

    • Diabetic Foot Management
    • Minor and Major Limb Amputations (lower extremity)
  • Splenectomy; Laparoscopic and Open

  • Lymph  Node Biospy

  • Thoracic Surgery

    • Thoracentesis
    • Chest Tube Thoracostomy
    • VATS – Videoscopic Assisted Thoracic Surgery for Treatment of Pneumothorax
  • Venous Disease Management

    • Varicose Vein Procedures
    • Sclerotherapy
    • Phlebectomy
  • Miscellaneous

    • Vasectomy
    • Placement of Vascular Access Devices (Ports)
    • Wound Care/Management

Obstetrics/Gynecology

  • Cesarean Section
  • Vaginal and Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Diagnostic and Operative Hysteroscopy
  • Diagnostic and Operative Laparoscopy
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Essure Procedure (hysteroscopic sterilization with no incisions and minimal sedation)
  • Surgery to correct pelvic floor defects
  • Minimally invasive surgical treatment of urinary incontinence 

Ophthalmology

  • Cataracts
  • Lens Implant
  • Eyelid surgery

Orthopedics

  • Adult joint replacement
    • Hip - Total anterior hip replacement
    • Knee
    • Shoulder
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Fractures and trauma
  • General Orthopaedics
  • Joint Injections  - Hyaluron injections
  • Sports Medicine

Plastic Surgery

  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Implants
  • Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT)
  • Endoscopy
  • General Surgery
  • OB/GYN
  • Orthopaedics
  • Podiatry
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Urology

Northfield Hospital

Tel: (507) 646-1000 Fax: (507) 646-1481
Hours: 24 hour services
Address: 2000 North Avenue, Northfield, Minnesota 55057
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