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Minimally Invasive Procedures with Shorter Recovery Times – Surgical Services

Tel: 507-646-6017. After hours: 507-646-1244 Fax: 507-646-1397

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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