Our surgical services operating suite is located on the first floor of the hospital and consists of five operating rooms, a Post-Acute Care Unit (PACU), our Outpatient Surgery Department, an Endoscopy Suite, and the Pre-Admission Testing area.

Our Patient Population
The patient population served by the Surgical Services Department consists of newborn, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients requiring or seeking surgical intervention to maintain or restore an optimum level of wellness. In order to provide you with an excellent surgical experience, our staff will perform a pre-operative assessment. This may be done prior to or the day of your surgery. Review our Tips for Surgical Patients.

Surgeries Performed at Scotland Memorial
Below you will find a list of both general surgeries and specialized procedures performed by the many excellent surgeons affiliated with Scotland Health Care System.

General Surgeries:

  • Skin grafts and cancer biopsies
  • Breast surgery
  • Stomach procedures
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Pancreatic procedures
  • Bowel procedures
  • Vericose vein surgery & injections
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Stereotactic breast biopsies
  • Pilonidal cyst
  • Colorectal procedures
  • Appendix removal
  • Hernia repairs
  • Fistula repairs
  • Spleen removal
  • Thyroid resection, removal
  • Hemorrhoid removal
  • Liver biopsy

Specialized Surgeries

  • Ear, Nose, Throat (ENT)
    • Mark LaVigne M.D. Otolaryngology
  • General Surgeries
    • Chi-Dai Chen M.D. General Surgery
    • Stephen Lanuti M.D., F.A.C.S. General Surgery
    • Brian Parkes M.D., F.A.C.S General Surgery
    • Leslie Salloum M.D., F.A.C.S. General Surgery
  • Obstetrical and Gynecological
    • Harvey Kohn M.D., F.R.C.S.(C), F.A.C.O.G. Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Linda Mitchell-Frye M.D., F.A.C.O.G. Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • John Nobles M.D., F.A.C.O.G. Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Patricia Middleton M.D., F.A.C.O.G. OB/GYN - Laborist
    • Jerome Ponder M.D. Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Ophthalmic
    • Kurt Jute D.O. Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Richard Alexander M.D., F.A.A.O.S. Orthopedic Surgery
    • Ralph Carter, III M.D., F.A.A.O.S. Orthopedic Surgery
    • Paul Rush M.D., F.A.A.O.S. Orthopedic Surgery
    • John Smid M.D., F.A.A.O.S. Orthopedic Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
    • Austin Matthews D.P.M Podiatry
    • Patrick Ricotta D.P.M. Podiatry
  • Thoracic
  • Urological Surgery
    • Robert Chamberlain M.D., F.A.C.S. Urology
    • Antonios Karamalegos M.D. Urology
    • Manlio Goetzl M.D. Urology
    • Greg Griewe M.D. Urology
    • C. Rodney Lenahan M.D. Urology
    • Bernard Stanfield, II M.D. Urology
    • Geoffrey White M.D. Urology
  • Vascular Surgery
    • Clinton Atkinson M.D. Vascular Surgery

Contact Us
We want to ensure your surgical experience exceeds your expectations. If we have not been achieved this goal, please contact Kim Mintz, BSN, RN, Director of Surgical Services at (910) 291-7714, or by email.