NorthStar Surgery Specialists, P.A. specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of benign and malignant surgical diseases. The practice of General Surgery involves the management of a wide variety of conditions involving multiple systems throughout the entire body. Some surgical conditions may require a minor procedure that can be done in the office, while others may require hospitalization and major surgery. Many surgical procedures can be done using specialized equipment, such as laparoscopy (minimally invasive surgery) or endoscopy. Exciting new technology now intimately integrated into the general surgery arena includes da Vinci Robotic Surgery, breast cryoablation, and minimally invasive hemorrhoid surgery.
Our staff of professions has been trained to perform and can offer to patients all of the procedures listed below.
Advanced Laparoscopy –
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Esophagus• Esophageal Diverticulectomy • Anti-reflux Procedures (e.g. Nissen fundoplication)
Stomach• Gastrostomy (Feeding Tube) • Peptic Ulcer Disease Surgery • Gastric Resection (benign/malignant)
Small Intestine• Small Bowel Obstruction (e.g. lysis of adhesions) • Small Bowel Resection (benign/malignant) • Ileostomy (stoma)
Colon• Colostomy (stoma) • Colon Resection (for colon cancer, diverticulitis,
Anus/Rectum• Rectal Resection (benign/malignant) • Hemorrhoid Surgery (including THD surgery) • Anal Abscess/Fistula Treatment
Critical Care• Trancheostomy • Central Line • Chest Tube • Ventilator Management/Hemodynamic Monitoring/Sepsis Treatment • PEG Tube (Feeding Tube)
Skin & Soft Tissue
Specialty: Da Vinci Robotic Surgery