Patients needing surgery at Franciscan Health can rest assured that they will receive quality surgical care from highly trained, experienced medical staff in state-of-the-art facilities from outpatient, same day surgeries to more complex procedures.
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Surgery for Every Procedure, No Matter How Simple or Complex
Surgeons at Franciscan Health perform thousands of surgeries every year with the skilled assistance from surgically-trained nurses as well as certified surgical technicians. Our surgery services are committed to making sure you have a positive, safe experience - prior, during and after your procedure.
From minimally invasive surgeries to complex orthopedic, heart, and vascular procedures, Franciscan Health uses the most current technology and equipment in order to reduce incision size, decrease bleeding, and shorten healing time – all with the same quality results. Our acute pain services help patients control their own pain while promoting healing.
Franciscan Health is at the forefront in the treatment of cancer using minimally invasive surgical techniques. Our cancer surgery departments lead the way in innovatively treating a wide range of cancers.
The comprehensive cardiovascular surgery program at Franciscan Health places world-class technology in the hands of highly-trained cardiac surgeons and nurses in exceptional facilities to produce phenomenal outcomes.
At Franciscan Health, each ear, nose, and throat doctor has a specialized combination of education and experience to diagnose and treat patients for a variety of conditions in the head or neck.
Our gastrointestinal specialists diagnose and treat issues related to both the upper and lower GI tract. Our gastrointestinal specialists treat everything from common issues such as acid reflux to more complex issues such as Crohns disease.
From basic exams to complex eye surgeries, Franciscan Health offers medical doctors who specialize in ophthalmology and are able to provide a full spectrum of eye health care.
Nationally renowned joint replacement surgeons form the foundation of our orthopedic team. Orthopedic patients receive the expertise of dedicated orthopedic surgeons, physical therapists, occupational therapists and skilled nurses.
Plastic surgery services at Franciscan Health include reconstructive and cosmetic procedures. Our plastic and reconstructive surgeons are specially trained in the field to perform these complex and life-changing operations.
Franciscan Health offers advanced surgical and outpatient podiatric medicine services. Podiatric medicine helps those with any disorder of the feet or ankle ranging from injury to disease.
Research has shown that physical therapy before surgery can speed healing and decrease the chance of complications after surgery.
Head or spinal trauma, brain tumors, cerebral hemorrhages and other disorders of the nervous system are often best treated with surgery. Franciscan Health has highly skilled specialists to provide neurosurgery services to patients of all ages.
Franciscan Health utilizes The da Vinci Surgical System for robotic-assisted surgeries. The da Vinci Surgical System puts a surgeon's hands at the controls of a state-of-the-art robotic surgery tool. The result is one of the most effective, least invasive surgical treatments available.
Spine surgery can correct problems with the spinal bones, disks or nerves of the lower back. Franciscan Health offers leading spine surgeons, state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technologies to return patients quickly to a new lifestyle.
Vascular surgery is a common treatment option for diseases of the arterial, venous, and lymphatic systems. The surgeons of Franciscan Health use advanced technology and minimally invasive techniques for vascular surgery.
The physicians at Franciscan Health are able to diagnose and treat urological issues for male and female patients of all ages. Our urological services offer both medical and surgical solutions.
While exercise and healthy eating are good for long-range health, some people need more help to lose the extra weight. For patients who have been unable to lose weight, weight loss surgery is a step towards better health and a longer life.