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Surgery

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Surgery

While many surgical procedures fall under the category of "general surgery," most are performed by surgeons with highly specialized training in specific fields such as thoracic, orthopedic, spine and vascular surgery.

Virtua is a leader in surgery, offering expert surgeons in a range of specialties, skilled surgical nurses and anesthesiologists. This leadership extends into Virtua's operating rooms, which employ advanced surgical and imaging technologies for use during minimally invasive surgeries, and onto patient units, where specialized post-surgical care is provided for patients recovering from joint replacement, orthopedic surgery and gynecologic surgery.

Surgical Services Provided by Virtua

Virtua's surgeons perform minimally invasive surgeries and traditional procedures including:

  • Surgery Pre-RegistrationBreast surgery and reconstruction
  • Cancer surgery
  • Colon and rectal surgery
  • Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery for women and men
  • Endovascular surgery
  • Esophageal surgery
  • General surgery (hernia, appendix, gall bladder)
  • Gynecologic surgery
  • Gastric bypass (weight-loss surgery)
  • Kidney surgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Ophthalmologic surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Thyroid/parathyroid surgery
  • Total joint replacement surgery
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Urologic surgery
  • Vascular surgery

Bloodless Medicine And Surgery Program

Virtua offers a bloodless medicine and surgery program, allowing physicians to perform many invasive surgical procedures without the use of blood transfusions by utilizing:

  • Minimally invasive surgical techniques
  • Improved methods for stopping blood loss
  • Advanced technology including lasers
  • Special anesthetic techniques to help limit blood loss
  • Medication including bleeding inhibitors and clotting agents
  • Blood salvage system, that reinfuses the patients own blood cells that may be lost during surgery

Call 1-888-VIRTUA-3 (1-888-847-8823) to learn about Virtua's surgeons today.