Surgical Services

Surgical procedures are performed Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the first floor of Lake Regional Hospital. Emergency surgical procedures are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

At Lake Regional, our team approach ensures patient safety is our top priority. Our seven operating suites are outfitted with state-of-the-art equipment, and our board-certified general surgeons offer the latest techniques, including single-incision surgery and minimally invasive laparoscopic procedures. Common procedures include:

  • anti-reflux procedures
  • appendectomy
  • breast procedures, including mastectomy
  • colon resection
  • gallbladder removal
  • hemorrhoidectomy 
  • hernia repair 
  • liver and biliary tract surgery
  • advanced wound healing 

Lake Regional's seven-bed recovery room is staffed with experienced recovery R.N.s. Anesthesia is administered by board-certified anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists with support staff. Full perfusion services also are available.

In addition, the surgical team supports Lake Regional’s full-service interventional and diagnostic cardiology departmentorthopedic surgeryoutpatient department and emergency department

Contact Information

Family Waiting Area: 573-348-6431
Operating Room Desk: 573-348-8345
Nurse Manager: 573-348-8342