At Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center, our staff is dedicated to delivering a superior level of personalized care. Your surgical treatment will be performed in our fully equipped operating rooms using sophisticated instrumentation. Our surgical suites are equipped with the latest technologies, enabling us to offer the least invasive, safest and most-effective forms of treatment. Your surgeon will provide you with the most appropriate treatment option for your specific circumstances.
The Medical Center’s wide range of surgical services includes:
- Colorectal Surgery
- Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
- General Surgery
- Gynecologic Surgery
- Ophthalmology (Cataract and Retinal Surgery)
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Podiatric Surgery
- Thoracic Surgery
- Trauma Surgery
- Urological Surgery
- Vascular Surgery
Our colorectal surgeons work closely with gastroenterologists, primary care physicians, pathologists and oncologists to coordinate care for colon and rectal diseases as needed by each individual patient. We can diagnose and treat a wide variety of colon and rectal diseases such as: anal cancer, colon cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, hemorrhoids, polyps, rectal prolapse, diverticular disease, anal condyloma, anal fissure, anal fistula, anal sphincter repair and pilonidal cyst.
Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
In collaboration with distinguished, board-certified otolaryngologists, the Medical Center provides diagnoses and treatments for a wide variety of ear, nose, throat, head and neck conditions for patients of all ages. We have extensive experience and training in treating pediatric patients so you can rest assured that you or your child will receive excellent care. The most common surgeries and conditions we treat are: tonsillectomy, adenoidectomy, thyroidectomy, parotdiectomy, tracheostomy, myringotomy, CO2 laser vaporization of vocal cord polyps, laryngectomy, laryngoscopy, esophagoscopy, reduction nasal fracture, endoscopic and image-guided sinus procedures, SMR, ethmoidectomy, turbinectomy and balloon sinuplasty.
Commonly performed surgeries include: laparoscopic cholecystectomy, appendectomy, colon resection, excision of cysts, lipomas and lesions, diagnostic laparoscopy, biopsies, surgeries of the stomach, liver and spleen and more.
At the Medical Center, we respect a woman’s dignity when faced with gynecologic surgery and promise to provide you with privacy and comfort during this challenging time. We treat and diagnose a wide range of conditions including: stress incontinence, cervical and uterine cancer, miscarriage, uterine fibroids and polyps, abnormal vaginal bleeding, abnormal pap smear results, tubal pregnancy and ovarian cysts. Using state-of-the-art equipment, we can perform your hysteroscopy, hysterectomy, diagnostic laparoscopy or other indicted procedures with accuracy and minimal risk.
Ophthalmology (Cataract and Retinal Surgery)
In collaboration with many local ophthalmologists, we provide care for a variety of conditions associated with your eyes. Treatment of cataracts and intraocular lens insertion is one of the many operations our expert ophthalmologists perform. We also treat macular disease with retinal surgery and leading-edge technology.
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital is the perfect choice for cosmetic, aesthetic, reconstructive and surgeries needed as a result of trauma or disease. We realize that the decision to have surgery is not a minor one, so our specialized team assures you that we will perform your procedure with the utmost consideration of your safety and privacy. The surgeons affiliated with us are highly skilled in many procedures including: body reshaping after weight loss, cosmetic surgery of the face, breast enlargement/reduction and reconstruction after cancer, liposuction, surgery/microsurgery of hand injuries, maxillofacial trauma, scar reconstruction, treatment of skin cancer and skin grafts/wound healing.
The podiatrists affiliated with the Medical Center are not only extremely personable, but they are also committed to providing care beyond measure in the treatment of various conditions of the foot including bunions, hammertoes, plantar warts, arthritic deformities and more. Our specialty team also has expertise in the management of diabeticfoot problems.
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital offers the latest and most trusted treatments in thoracic surgery. Our board-certified surgeons can accurately treat and diagnose your condition assuring personalized care. Minimally invasive video-assisted thoracotomy (VATS) is just one of the few innovations that our team uses to provide more comfortable and safer care to diagnose and treat your lung condition.
Trauma Surgical Services
As a Level 2 Trauma Center, we provide coverage around the clock and can perform rapid and precise interventions in life and death situations. We hope that you or your loved ones will never suffer from traumatic accidents, but critical injuries can occur. The Medical Center’s trauma team is ready and dedicated to saving the lives of our neighbors in their most vulnerable hours.
Brookhaven Memorial Hospital offers urological care to men and women with disorders of the urethra, urinary bladder, kidneys, penis, testicles and prostate. If you suffer with stones of the urinary tract, incontinence, impotency, urinary tract infections, benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH), hematuria (blood in the urine) or cancer, we can diagnosis and treat your problem with the most advanced modalities. The team of urologists collaborating with us is distinguished and renowned. Together, our goal is to provide you with the most effective treatment choices, including: cystoscopy, ureteroscopy/stent placement, lithotripsy, TURP (transurethral resection of the prostate), TURBT (transurethral resection of a bladder tumor), nephrectomy (removal of the kidney), prostatectomy (removal of the prostate), vaginal sling, penile implants, vasectomy, orchiectomy, torsion of the testicle and hydroceles.
The Medical Center has great success in treating peripheral vascular disease (PVD) and other vascular conditions such as carotid stenosis and abdominal aortic aneurysm. We also provide vascular access forpatients.
Our operating suites combine the ability of vascular interventions requiring high-tech angiography in conjunction with the sterile environment. This facilitates both surgical exposures and catheter-based interventions.
According to the American Heart Association, more than 8 million Americans have peripheral artery disease (PAD). A large percentage of these do not have symptoms until the disease progresses. People with PAD have a higher risk of death from heart attack or stroke. While many people can be treated with medications, lifestyle changes or both, some will require surgery or angioplasty. The Vascular/Endovascular experts at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital will provide you with unprecedented care.