Surgical Services at Summit Healthcare
Summit Healthcare features skilled specialists and caring professionals performing a wide variety of surgical procedures using state-of-the-art equipment within minutes of your home.
Surgical procedures available at Summit Healthcare include but are not limited to:
- General Surgery
- Vascular Surgery
- Ophthalmology & Retina surgery
- Plastic Surgery
- Gynecology Surgery
- Interventional Pain Management
Despite the name, general surgery is a specialty in which the surgeons perform on conditions involving endocrine system, the colon, the liver, and other abdominal contents.
Vascular surgery involves diseases related to the vascular system, or arteries and veins. Vascular surgeons may perform procedures such as carotid endarterectomy and surgical bypass.
At Summit Healthcare, our orthopedic surgeons perform a variety of procedures involving the musculoskeletal system including hip replacement, knee replacement, and shoulder surgery. Click here to learn more about our Orthopedic Center.
Ophthalmology & Retina Surgery
Ophthalmology and retina surgery specializes on the eye. Surgery on the eye may involve cataract extraction, cornea reshaping, transplants, retinal detachment repair, and glaucoma treatment.
Gastroenterology is a branch of medicine that focuses on the digestive system and related disorders. These surgeons may perform colonoscopies and endoscopic procedures to identify abnormalities in the gastrointestinal track.
Otolaryngology deals with disorders in the ear, nose, and throat (ENT). ENT surgeons may perform tonsillectomies, sinus surgery, nasal surgery, and may also implant ear tubes.
Plastic surgery specializes in restoring and altering the human body for a better cosmetic appearance. Plastic surgery includes a wide variety of procedures from a facelift to breast augmentation, but may also include reconstructive surgery for different areas of the body. For more information on our plastic surgeon and common procedures, visit Olack Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery.
Podiatry specializes in surgical treatment of the foot, ankle, and lower extremities. These procedures may include ankle arthroscopy, hammer tow repair, or achilles tendon repair.
Gynecological surgery encompasses any procedure performed on the female reproductive system. Two of the main types of gynecological surgery are hysterectomy, which is the removal of the uterus, and myomectomy which is a procedure that removes uterine fibroids.
Urology focuses on the male and female urinary-tract system. Common surgeries performed by urologists include cystoscopy and ureteroscopy to look inside the urinary-tract. Cystoscopy allows them to look inside the urethra and bladder, while a ureteroscopy allows them to look inside the ureters and kidney.
Interventional Pain Management
At Summit Healthcare’s pain clinic, treatments include interventional procedures such as epidural steroid injections, trigger point and joint injections. They also perform spinal cord stimulation. Learn more about our pain clinic.
For more information on the services offered by the Surgery department at Summit Healthcare, call 928.537.6380. Our practice serves Show Low, Arizona and surrounding areas.