From complex surgical treatments to in-office procedures, our general surgeons offer a variety of surgical specialties close to home. Recognized both regionally and nationally, our surgery team performs minimally invasive procedures, including robotic surgery, whenever possible and works with other specialists to provide you with the most advanced care available. Our surgeons are located throughout northeast and central Pennsylvania, so you don’t have to travel far to get the exceptional care you deserve:
Frequently asked questions
Surgery at Geisinger
Our hospitals and locations are staffed with knowledgeable and skilled surgeons. From emergency to elective surgeries and minimally invasive to complex procedures, we're here to take care of you. We offer:
- Specialized care: Many of our surgeons have completed advanced training (called fellowships) in specific types of surgery. This precise level of care leads to improved accuracy and fewer complications.
- Safe, effective surgical care: Our ProvenCare® approach uses the latest research and recommendations to achieve exceptional outcomes. We offer ProvenCare methods for many types of surgery, including lung cancer, bariatric and hip replacement surgery.
- Minimally invasive surgery: We use minimally invasive techniques, such as robotic surgery, whenever possible. This type of surgery offers a higher degree of precision and less disruption to healthy tissue compared to other surgical methods. This means smaller surgical incisions, shorter recovery and faster return to your daily activities.