General Surgery

The Surgery at Downstate Health provides comprehensive surgical services, addressing both routine needs and specialized procedures with expertise and empathy. Our surgical services include far more than what’s described below. Call us to learn how we can help with your specific needs.

Care for patients with cancers of the gastrointestinal tract, including colon and pancreatic cancer, and breast cancer. Care coordination here takes a multi-disciplinary approach to treating your unique condition, and includes comprehensive outpatient screening to help you stay healthy.

Comprehensive care for patients with disorders of the colon, rectum & anus. Our faculty have special expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of benign and malignant colorectal disorders, such as hemorrhoids, fissures, fistulas, inflammatory bowel disease, rectal prolapse, diverticulitis and cancers.

We provide a wide array of diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy services using state-of-the-art computerized video-endoscopy equipment to address gastrointestinal disorders. Our deep experience lets us effectively identify and treat your unique condition.

Laparoscopic, or minimally invasive surgery, is a surgical service that we provide for a wide variety of conditions across specialties. We also offer minimally-invasive donor nephrectomies for renal transplants from relative donors, and for laparoscopic anti-reflux procedures. Downstate Health also provides advanced, robotic, minimally-invasive procedures for specific diagnoses.