Surgery
 
 

EVMS Medical Group surgeons provide state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic services for most surgical disorders, including specialized surgical expertise in the areas of Trauma and Critical Care, Endocrine Surgery, Surgical Oncology, Plastic Surgery, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Laparoscopy, General Thoracic Surgery and Ophthalmology.

We are available to assist in the management of patients with complex oncologic diseases of the breast, providing comprehensive diagnosis and treatment. Our surgical faculty are also extensively involved in treating diseases of the esophagus, gall bladder, pancreas, stomach, colon/anorectal and endocrine organs, as well as hernias, sarcomas/melanomas, and burns.

We are also available to assist in the management of patients with complex oncologic diseases of the breast, providing comprehensive diagnosis and treatment.

From simple outpatient procedures to complex trauma surgery, our surgeons offer the latest advances in surgical expertise, including:

  • Achalasia
  • Bariatric (weight reduction) surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Gastrointestinal endoscopy
  • General thoracic surgery
  • GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease)
  • Advanced laparoscopy (minimally invasive surgery)
  • Surgical oncology
  • Trauma and critical care

EVMS Medical Group surgeons are the physician component of Sentara Norfolk General Hospital's level 1 trauma facility.  There are only five such facilities in the Commonwealth.  As core members of a level 1 trauma center, EVMS surgeons demonstrate their commitment to complete comprehensive surgical services and educational research. 

Our surgeons also provide medical care for burn patients at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital, the designated burn center regionally for Hampton Roads.



Patient Stories - Surgery