Dr. Bill Dean, cardiovascular & thoracic surgeon, discusses the advanced technology of the
Hybrid Endovascular Suite at United Regional, allowing the hospital to stay at the forefront of endovascular surgery in the United States.
Inpatient and ambulatory surgery is located on the third floor of the Bridwell Tower. There are 14 operating suites, many designed specifically for computer-assisted procedures.
Some of the advanced technology available includes: Computerized navigation system for total joint replacements. Computerized navigation system for neurosurgical procedures. da Vinci Robotic Surgical System, for use in urological, gynecological and certain other surgeries. Hybrid endovascular suite, which combines endovascular, cardiac surgical, laparoscopic, and radiological capabilities, allowing flexibility and speed in the treatment of patients with the most complex cardiac and vascular conditions. The suite can accommodate minimally-invasive cardiovascular procedures and then convert into an open heart surgical suite if the need arises. VIDEO
Dr. John Reeves, neurosurgeon, discusses how United Regional has advanced surgical services at the hospital by investing in the latest technologies such as the
Zeiss OPMI Pentero neurosurgical microscope and the da Vinci surgical robot, as well as attracting and keeping highly skilled specialists.
Bariatric Cardiothoracic Atherectomy/laser Balloon Angioplasty BI-V for CHF Management Carotid Coronary Artery Bypass Cardioblation Endarterectomy Heart Valves (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid) Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Endoscopy
Endoscopic evaluation and surgical treatment of upper gastrointestinal and small bowel disorders including:
Ulcers Hiatal Hernia Achalasia Barrett's Esophagus Gastritis GI bleeding Gastroparesis GERD and reflux as well as endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm repair Aortic Coarctation Stent Grafting Carotid Artery Stent Grafting Peripheral Vascular Stent Grafting Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm Thoracic stent grafting ENT Adenoidectomy Bilateral Myringotomy Tubes Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Mastoidectomy Parotidectomy Partial Resection Inferior Turbinate Septoplasty Thyroidectomy Tonsillectomy Tympanoplasty General
Laparoscopic surgery including, but not limited to:
Appendectomy Adrenalectomy Cholecystectomy Colon Resections Diagnostic laparoscopy Hernia repairs Lymph node biopsy Nissen Fundaplication (to treat GERD and Hiatus Hernia) Splenectomy Open Procedures Amputations Appendectomy Breast Biopsy, Mastectomy, Sentinel Node Colon Resections Gastric Bypass Gynecological Abdomino-Sacrocolpopexy Anterior or Posterior Repair Diagnostic Laparoscopy Endometrial Ablation Hysterectomy Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Laparoscopic Supracervical Hysterectomy Laparoscopic Assisted Vaginal Hysterectomy Vaginal Hysterectomy Abdominal Hysterectomy Laparoscopic Robotic Assisted Hysterectomy Hysteroscopy Laparoscopic Robotic Assisted Sacrocolpopexy Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation Fulguration Myomectomy Urethropexy Vaginal Vault Suspension Neurosurgical
Neurosurgeons provide diagnosis and surgical treatment for a full range of neurological conditions that affect the brain, spinal cord and nerves. Neurosurgical procedures include:
Cervical Anterior Interbody Fusion Posterior Interbody Fusion 360 Interbody Fusions Discectomy Laminectomy Odontoid Screw Fixation Cranial Aneurysm Repair Craniotomy Evacuation of Subdural Hematoma Intracranial Pressure Monitoring Tumor Biopsy With Computerized Navigation Tumor Resection With Computerized Navigation Lumbar Anterior Interbody Fusion Posterior Interbody Fusion 360 Interbody Fusions Discectomy Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion (XLIF) Laminectomy Microdiscectomy Subcutaneous Kyphoplasty Vertebroplasty X-stop spacer Sacral AXIA Lateral Interbody Fusion 360 Peripheral nerve release Sympathectomy Transsphenoidal pituitary tumor removal VP shunts Oral and Maxiofacial Cleft lip and clef palette repair Facial infections Facial injury repair Lesion removal and biopsy Snoring/sleep apnea Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders Tooth impaction Orthopedic
Orthopedic surgeons at United Regional specialize in the diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic procedures include but are not limited to:
Arthroscopic surgery (ankle, elbow, hip, knee, shoulder) Foot and Ankle surgeries Bone spurs Bunions Fractures Ligament tears Fracture repair (femur, fibula, hip, tibula) Fusions for rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative arthritis and post-traumatic arthritis (foot and hand) Hand and Upper Extremity surgeries Biceps Tendon Carpal Tunnel Cubital Tunnel Fracture (clavicle and proximal humerus) Ganglion Cyst Hand Joint Replacement Labral Tear Rotator Cuff Shoulder Disorders Tennis Elbow Trauma (hand, humerus, radial, ulna) Trigger Finger Joint Replacements & Revisions Hip Knee Shoulder Reverse Shoulder (for patients without rotator cuff) Knee Chondrocyte Harvesting OATS Procedure Posterior Lateral Repair Repairs of the ACL, MCL, ligaments, meniscus, and tendons Plastic and Reconstructive Body contouring procedures, including liposuction and abdominoplasty Cosmetic and reconstructive breast surgery Facial cosmetic surgery Reconstructive microsurgery Upper extremity Urological Laparoscopic Laparoscopic Robotic-assisted Open Urological Conditions Hematuria Kidney Stones Urinary Incontinence Bladder, Kidney, Prostate and Testicular Cancer Urological Procedures Bladder Suspension Cystectomy Cryoablation of Renal Tumors Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy Holmium Laser Lithotripsy Nephrectomy Prostatectomy Vasectomy
To find a surgeon in one of these specialties, please visit our
Physician Directory, or contact United Regional Call-a-Nurse at (940) 764-8570 or (800) 982-9799.