General Surgery

General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal surgeries, including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, and thyroid glands. They also deal with diseases involving the skin, breast, soft tissue, and hernias. Specialized surgery teams guide patients through the journey.

Services Include

  • Robotic Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Breast disease - breast lumps, breast cancers
  • Dialysis access - fistulas, grafts, peritoneal access
  • Parathyroid, thyroid surgery
  • Gastrointestinal disease
    • Colon - cancer, diverticular disease,
    • Gallbladder
    • Stomach - cancer, peptic ulcer disease, reflux surgery
  • Hernias - incisional, inguinal (groin), umbilical
  • Skin cancer - basal & squamous cell, melanoma
  • Spleen – splenectomy

Our Surgeons Perform Latest Techniques

The highly skilled surgeons at MUSC Health Florence Medical Center provide the highest quality surgical services to our patients by utilizing leading-edge technology and performing the latest invasive and non-invasive techniques and procedures. We offer a full scope of services ranging from surgical care of neonates and newborns, pediatric surgery, colorectal surgery, endocrine surgery, advanced laparoscopic surgery, and robotic-assisted surgery. Our surgeons are committed to providing exceptional care and believe that the art of healing requires attention to the patient’s mind, spirit, and body.