General Surgery

Common surgical procedures at SBELIH include:

  • Acute care surgery
  • Benign skin and soft-tissue tumors
  • Colonoscopy
  • Diseases of the liver, spleen, upper/lower gastrointestinal systems
  • Emergency general surgery
  • Feeding tubes
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Hernia repairs (laparoscopic and open)
  • Laparoscopic appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic gallbladder surgery
  • Minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Wound care

With state-of-the-art laparoscopic instrumentation, minimally invasive surgery can be performed with maximum results in the Advanced Ambulatory Surgery Center. Enhanced ancillary services including-- pathology, histology, cytology, microbiology and pre-surgical diagnostics support positive outcomes.

A skilled nursing staff closely monitors you every step of the way -- from pre-surgical testing to recovery. SBELIH nurses take great pride in delivering an extra measure of “caring.”

Melany Hughes, MD, MPH
Melany Hughes, MD, MPH, FACS
Vice - Chief of Surgery
Board Certified General Surgery
George D. Keckeisen
George D. Keckeisen, MD
Board Certified General Surgery
 San Pak
Sang I. Pak, MD
Board Certified General Surgery