General Surgical Services

Compassionate, systematic approach to surgical patient care

Jefferson Healthcare’s board-certified surgeons provide a broad range of advanced surgical services from screenings to general surgeries which include cancer surgery, hernia repair, breast surgery, and gall bladder.

Outpatient surgery

Jefferson Healthcare Surgical Associates offers the convenience of minor procedures, such as endoscopies and colon screenings, performed conveniently in a clinic setting while the surgery suite at the hospital is available for patients needing a more encompassing level of care.

Gastrointestinal and digestive surgical services

Colon cancer screening and surveillance, diagnostic and therapeutic colonoscopy, endoscopy, as well as evaluation of GERD, swallowing problems, GI bleeding, colon polyps and colitis.

ENDOCRINE SURGICAL SERVICES

Total and partial thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy for cancer and other benign disorders.

Breast surgical service

Breast biopsy, lumpectomy, mastectomy, as well as evaluation of breast abscess, and breast cancer evaluation and treatment .

Skin cancer surgical services

Biopsy, sebaceous cyst excision, pilonidal cystectomy, wide excision melanoma with biopsy if indicated, as well as evaluation of skin lesions, basal cell carcinoma, melanoma, and epidermoid cysts.

Abdominal surgical services

Colectomy, appendectomy, cholecystectomy, as well as evaluation of colon disorders, appendicitis, gallbladder disease, GERD/hiatal hernia, diverticulitis, and bowel obstruction.

Colorectal surgical services

Hemorrhoid banding, hemorrhoidectomy, as well as evaluation of colon or rectal cancers, anal fissure, and pilonidal cysts.

Hernia evaluation, treatment and surgical procedures

Hernia repair, as well as evaluation services for ventral/incisional, umbilical, inguinal, or femoral.

Clinic hours

Monday–Friday, 9am–5pm

Location

Watership Building, Ste. 201

Contact

p) 360.385.5444

f) 360.385.5352

Other Services

Additional specialty surgical services are offered through Jefferson Healthcare’s Women’s Clinic, Orthopedic Clinic, and Urology Clinic.

Beyond the operating room

Supportive care extends from preadmission counseling to post-op comfort, from experienced nursing staff to expert surgeons, from nurse anesthetists to dietitians, from Strong for Surgery through rehabilitation – so you are on the road to recovery before you ever enter the operating room.

Recognizing the superior performance of hospitals which have prevented the occurrence of serious, potentially avoidable complications for patients during hospital stays. Jefferson Healthcare is in the top 10% of all short-term acute care hospitals and the only hospital in Washington state to receive this award.

Your Team

David Schwartz, DO

General Surgical Services
p) 360.385.5444

Accepting Patients

Watership Building

Jefferson Healthcare Clinic

Watership Building

Jefferson Healthcare Clinic

Gene Robinson, MD, FACS

General Surgical Services
p) 360.385.5444

Accepting Patients

Watership Building

Jefferson Healthcare Clinic

Watership Building

Jefferson Healthcare Clinic

Jay Lawrence, DO, FACOS

General Surgical Services
p) 360.385.5444

Accepting Patients

Watership Building

Jefferson Healthcare Clinic

Watership Building

Jefferson Healthcare Clinic

Schedule Your Appointment

To schedule an appointment,
please call:
360.385.5444

Please have the following information ready:

  • Name and phone number
  • Insurance information
  • Your calendar or schedule
  • Doctor referral information

Patient Resources

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Upcoming Events

Breast Cancer Support Group

Date: 21 May

Time: 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: 834 Sheridan, 3rd Floor Oncology Reception Area

Contact: Tess Taft, LICSW, 360.385.2200 ext. 2040, Leslie Hagen, LPN, 360.385.2200 ext. 2862

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