General & Colorectal Surgeon in Geneva, IL
An abscess is a build-up of pus under the skin; treatment is a small incision to drain. This can often be performed in the office under local anesthetic.
Surgical treatment of disorders of the anus and low rectum including hemorrhoids, fissures, fistulas and incontinence.
Removal of the appendix, usually as an emergency for appendicitis.
Biopsies, lumpectomies, mastectomies for benign and malignant disease.
The removal of the gallbladder.
Colon Resection Surgery
Removal of the colon (large bowel); often for cancer, polyps, diverticulitis or inflammatory bowel disease.
Examination of the colon with a flexible endoscope.
Umbilical, femoral, inguinal, parastomal, ventral, and diaphragmatic.
The use of ports and specialized instruments to minimize incisions and aid recovery.
To treat malignant diseases (cancer).
Pilonidal disease is a chronic infection around the tailbone. There are many options for treatment.
Using the state of the art da Vinci robot; similar to laparoscopic surgery but adds 3-D visualization and more flexible instrumentation.
Skin Lesion Removal
Lesions are an abnormal growth or appearance in the skin. They can often be removed under local anesthetic in the office.
Small Bowel Surgery
Removal of the small bowel; performed when part of your small bowel is diseased or blocked.
Sphincter Sparing Surgery for Rectal Cancer
Low rectal cancers can sometimes require permanent colostomies. We specialize in providing options to avoid this whenever possible.
Thyroidectomies / Parathyroidectomies
Partial or complete removal of the thyroid or parathyroid gland.
Trauma and Surgery Care
A surgical procedure for male sterilization or permanent contraception. This procedure is offered at the office under local anesthetic with mild sedation.
This is not meant to be a complete list of all the procedures we perform. If you have a question about a specific procedure, please call us.