Surgery | Northfield Hospital & Clinics

Minimally Invasive Procedures with Shorter Recovery Times – Surgical Services

After hours: 507-646-1244

When you need surgery, you’re looking for knowledgeable surgeons, minimally invasive procedures and the fastest recovery time. Look no further than the knowledgeable, highly trained 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; Hemorrhoid surgery, Fissures and Fistulas/Pilonidal Disease Treatment

  • Anti-Reflux Operations

    • Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication
    • Laparoscopic Paraesophageal and Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Breast Disease

    • Breast Biopsy, Surgical and Ultrasound Guided    
    • Partial Mastectomy (Lumpectomy)
    • Total Mastectomy
    • Breast Reconstruction (with plastic surgeon)
    • Sentinel Lymph Node Evaluation
    • Lymph Node Dissection
  • Cancer/Oncologic Surgical Care

    • Breast
    • Thyroid/Parathyroid/Adrenal
    • Colon and Rectum
    • Gastrointestinal
    • Skin Cancer - 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)
  • 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 Biopsy

  • 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
  • Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Fractures and trauma
  • General Orthopedics
  • Joint Injections  - Hyaluron injections
  • Chronic tendonitis

Plastic Surgery

  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Implants

Care Team - Top Doctors & Providers

Cohen, Ellie, MD

Breast Care, Endoscopy, General Surgery
Locations

Ericson, Katya, MD, FACS

Breast Care, Endoscopy, General Surgery
Locations

Lemaine, Valerie, MD, MPH

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Locations

O’Halloran, Gerard, MD

Ear, Nose, Throat (Otolaryngologist), Sleep Medicine
Locations

Locations

Northfield Hospital

Phone:
(507) 646-1000
Hours:
24 hour services
Address:
2000 North Avenue, Northfield, Minnesota 55057
Northfield Hospital Building

Surgery Center

Phone:
(507) 646-6001
Hours:
Monday - Friday 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Endoscopy Hours 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Address:
2000 North Avenue, Northfield, Minnesota 55057
Surgery Center Entrance