Surgical Specialties

Patient Focused Care

The surgeons at Omega Hospital are dedicated to providing each patient with the finest medical care and unheard of personal attention. Due to advancements in technology and high-tech instrumentation, major surgeries are now being replaced with minimally invasive techniques that often reduce pain, accelerate recovery times, and reduce expenses for patients without sacrificing high-quality care. Omega offers a variety of surgical specialties to suit our patient’s needs.

General Surgery

Our general surgeons have specialized experience related to the diagnosis, preoperative, operative and postoperative management of patient care. Their ability to offer board, yet specialized training in all disciplines of surgery and medicine, is a huge asset to all Omega patients. They have experience treating in a wide range of conditions including the following:

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  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Inguinal Hernia/Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Breast Biopsy/Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy with or without Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Lipoma Removal
  • Port-A-Cath Placement
  • Hemorrhoidectomy

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Michael Adinolfi MD
  • Dr. Kelvin Contreary MD
  • Dr. John Gordon MD
  • Dr. Emery Minnard MD
  • Dr. Angie Sassard MD
  • Dr. Edward Staudinger MD
  • Dr. Joseph Uddo MD

Gynecology Surgery

When non-surgical treatments and medications are unable to relieve symptoms, surgery remains the most effective treatment for a variety of gynecologic conditions. Our expert physicians provide a variety of minimally invasive gynecologic surgical options, including:

  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic procedures, both diagnostic and operative
  • Minimally invasive female sterilization, including laparoscopic tubal ligation

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Robert Hogan MD
  • Dr. Robert Kelly MD
  • Dr. William VonAlmen MD
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Hand Surgery

Your hands serve many purposes throughout your daily activities. Whether it be writing, eating, or getting dressed, you need your hands to function at their best to accomplish simple everyday tasks. Our dedicated team of highly-trained hand surgeons are experts in treating the simplest to the most complex cases. Depending on your condition, treatment will vary. Non-surgical solutions include splints or casts, cortisone injections, and medications.

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Our surgeons recommend hand surgery only after all other avenues of treatment have been exhausted. Our surgeons have trained extensively to provide the utmost knowledge and skill to repair injuries and diseases related to the forearm, wrist and hand. The most common procedures performed include:

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cubital Tunnel Release
  • Ulnar Nerve Decompression
  • Tightrope Procedure for Basilar Joint Arthritis
  • Wrist Arthroscopy
  • Tenosynovectomy/Tenovaginotomy
  • ORIF (Open Reduction Internal Fixation) Fractures
  • Ligament, Tendon Repair
  • Microscopic Nerve Repair
  • Dupuytren’s Fasciectomy
  • Silicone Joint Replacements
  • Total Wrist Replacement
  • Hardware Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Mass Excision
  • Contracture Release
  • Skin Grafts/Rotation Flaps/Z-Plasty
  • Steroid Injections

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Eric George MD
  • Dr. Charles Clasen MD
  • Dr. Carol Meyer MD
  • Dr. Nicholas Pappas MD

Neurosurgery

The neurosurgeons at Omega Hospital provide comprehensive, patient-focused care that encompasses all neurosurgical conditions of the central and peripheral nervous system. They are committed to creating better outcomes for patients and their families by offering the latest cutting-edge procedures. The most common procedures include the following:

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  • Spinal Laminectomy
  • Spinal Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Discectomies and Fusion
  • Rhizotomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Medial Branch Block and Neurotomy
  • Facet Block
  • Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Sentinel Nerve Root Injection
  • Stem Cell Injection
  • Placement of Spinal Cord Stimulator

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Bradley Batholomew MD
  • Dr. Donald Dietze MD
  • Dr. John Kruse MD
  • Dr. Peter Liechty MD
  • Dr. John Logan MD
  • Dr. Erich Richter MD
  • Dr. Khader Samieh MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Our orthopedic surgeons are dedicated to high-quality patient care and innovative surgical techniques. They provide the latest in both operative and non-operative techniques to help each patient overcome musculoskeletal conditions due to illness, injury and the wear and tear of everyday life. Their ultimate goal is to provide exceptional care to each patient and restore or improve their quality of life. The most common procedures performed include the following:

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  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • ORIF Fractures of Skeletal System
  • Total Joint Replacements
  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Tendon and Ligament Repair
  • Removal of Hardware
  • Steroid Injection
  • Meniscal Repair
  • Nerve Decompressions

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Robert Bostick MD
  • Dr. Wesley Clark MD
  • Dr. Luis Espinoza MD
  • Dr. Wendell Heard MD
  • Dr. William Junius III MD
  • Dr. Brian Kindl MD
  • Dr. Peter Krause MD
  • Dr. Thomas Lyons MD
  • Dr. Charles Murphy MD
  • Dr. Ramon Rodriguez MD
  • Dr. Russell Russo MD
  • Dr. Fernando Sanchez MD
  • Dr. Felix Savoie MD
  • Dr. William Sherman MD
  • Dr. Meredith Warner MD
  • Dr. Joseph Zavatsky MD

Orthopedic Spine

Omega’s spine surgeons have dedicated their careers to training exclusively in the treatment of common spine disorders that cause patients discomfort. Spinal disorders are problems with the spinal column. The spinal column includes the line of bones and nerves that run from the neck and down the back. Spine injures can cause a wide range of symptoms and complications. Our surgeons are committed to treating the simplest to the most complex cases using minimally invasive surgery techniques. The most common procedures performed at Omega include:

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  • Minimally invasive spine surgery
  • Disc replacement
  • Cervical discectomy
  • Lumbar microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar interbody fusion
  • Cervical for artificial disc replacement
  • Cervical fusion
  • Endoscopic Rhizotomy

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Marco Rodriguez MD
  • Dr. David Wyatt MD

Pain Management

Omega’s pain management specialists are skilled in determining the most appropriate interventional procedure for each patient and administering that procedure to achieve the greatest possible pain relief. There are a variety of procedures that can be utilized to treat a wide range of pain conditions. Most techniques are performed under X-Ray guidance to ensure physicians are delivering the therapy to the exact source of the pain. We are very pleased to offer a variety of interventional treatment options to our patients, including the following:

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  • Facet Nerve Blocks
  • Medial Branch Blocks
  • Rhizotomy
  • Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Radiofrequency Arthrotomy
  • Sentinel Nerve Root Injections

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Chadwick Murphy MD

Plastic and Reconstructive

We are committed to helping each patient we treat meet their goals by providing the best available plastic and reconstructive surgical services. Our surgeons use the most advanced techniques to reconstruct and repair every part of the body. They take the time to listen, ask questions, and work with each individual patient to create a treatment plan that is effective, healthy and most importantly, meets your expectations. The most common procedures performed at Omega Hospital include:

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  • Breast Reconstruction Following Mastectomy
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lifts
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Facelifts
  • Liposuction

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Robert Allen MD
  • Dr. John Guste MD
  • Dr. David Jansen MD
  • Dr. Kamran Khoobehi MD
  • Dr. Frank Lau MD
  • Dr. Ali Sadeghi MD
  • Dr. Hugo St. Hilaire MD
  • Dr. Ravi Tandon MD
  • Dr. Taylor Thenunissen MD
  • Dr. Jules Walters MD

Podiatry

Our podiatric surgeons are here to get you back on your feet! They are board certified, highly-trained experts, who provide exceptional care, diagnosis and treatment of ankle and foot disorders. By utilizing the most advanced techniques and procedures, they are able to treat the most complex cases. Our surgeons pride themselves in correcting foot and ankle conditions to help our patients avoid loss of limbs and reduce incidence of recurrence. The most common procedures performed at Omega include the following:

  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Bunionectomy
  • Tendon/Ligament Repair of Ankle and Foot
  • Tarsal Tunnel Release

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Marc Glovinsky MD
  • Dr. Leon Shingledecker MD
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Urology

The urologist at Omega Hospital are very knowledgeable of diseases related to the male and female urinary tracts including: kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra. They also specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of problems related to the reproductive system in men. The following procedures are most commonly performed at Omega Hospital:

  • Spermatic Vein Ligation
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasovasostomy (Vasectomy Reversal)
  • Microepididymal Sperm Aspiration/Testicular Excisional Sperm Extraction

Specialized Physicians

  • Dr. Donald Bell MD
  • Dr. Joseph LaNasa MD
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