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Rutland General Surgery

surgeon with breast patient

When you choose Rutland Regional for your general surgery procedure, you can count on receiving quality surgical care in a timely manner – many general surgery procedures can be scheduled within one to two weeks. Our general surgeons are committed to working together across surgical specialties to deliver customized, collaborative care close to home.

Our surgeons combine the personalized care typical of a smaller regional hospital with the latest technology of a large healthcare system to deliver the best possible surgical outcomes for you.

Our experienced general surgeons and attentive staff provide state-of-the-art treatment using the safest, most effective methods. As the region’s leader for advanced medical technology and procedures, Rutland Regional offers a full range of minimally invasive and traditional general surgery procedures, including:

  • Biliary surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Colon, rectal and bowel surgery
  • Diagnostic biopsy/excisional biopsy
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Endoscopy of the upper and lower digestive tract for screening, diagnosis and treatment
  • Gastric surgery
  • Hernia surgery
  • Vascular surgery and minimally invasive varicose vein procedures

Comprehensive Breast Care Surgical Services

Our caring and accomplished surgeons work closely with Rutland Regional’s Breast Care Program and our well-respected oncologists at the Foley Cancer Center, a Commission on Cancer-accredited cancer program. Women receive comprehensive breast care services, from screening through diagnosis and treatment. Services include consultation, biopsy and surgery. Our surgeons put your needs first, offering appointments for consultations within 24 to 72 hours after referral.

If you are looking for advanced surgical care, you can be sure the experienced, compassionate and caring team of Rutland Regional's general surgeons are there for you. 

Colonoscopy

For your comfort and convenience our general surgeons perform colonoscopies in our state-of-the-art endoscopy suites. Our facility is designed so that admitting, procedures and recovery all take place in one self contained area, and includes four procedure rooms as well as preparation and recovery bays.

Sometimes during a colonoscopy, a polyp or abnormal tissue is found; if so, your surgeon may remove it at that time. A tissue sample (biopsy) of the polyp will be sent to our lab for analysis to determine whether further studies and tests are needed.

Colonoscopy

To schedule a colonoscopy with one of our surgeons, call Rutland General Surgery: 802.775.1903

Surgery Team

Rutland Regional’s experienced surgical team includes:

General Surgeons

Board-certified surgeons who operate on the torso and abdominal organs, including the stomach, colon, gallbladder, pancreas and intestines. The general surgeons at Rutland Regional also perform vascular and thyroid surgery as well as biopsies.

Anesthesiologists

Board-certified physicians who specialize in the safe delivery of anesthesia to patients.

Nursing Staff

Registered, licensed practical nurses, and medical assistants trained to care for surgical patients support and scheduling staff. 

Support Staff

Healthcare workers who perform clinical and administrative tasks, such as schedule appointments, update medical records and verify insurance coverage.

RUTLAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER160 Allen Street, Rutland, VT 05701802.775.7111

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