Surgeries Performed at Surgical Associates of Albany

Surgical Associates of Albany GaLAPAROSCOPIC

Our surgeon, Dr. Vildibill, performs a variety of laparoscopic procedures for gallbladder, appendix, and hernia repair as well as for other diagnostic purposes.

BREAST

Our physicians perform all types of breast surgery, including excision of breast masses and cyst aspiration. They perform breast cancer surgery which includes lumpectomy, mastectomy and sentinel lymph node.  Also, gynecomastia (breast enlargement) which occurs in men.

ABDOMINAL

This type of surgery involves stomach, liver, and pancreatic surgery. Our surgeons are experts in the surgery of the large intestine whether it involves cancer, diverticulitis, crohns disease or precancerous polyps.  Surgery for small bowel obstruction due to adhesions or internal hernias or other issues is also performed. Our surgeons also repair large hernias of the abdominal wall, which require reconstruction with mesh.

THYROID

We surgically treat for hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, hyperparathyroidism, hypercalcemia, and parathyroid adenomas.  Surgeries are performed on the thyroid or parathyroid due to goiters, nodules or thyroid cancer.

VARICOSE VEINS

We also medically treat varicose veins to help alleviate leg pain and swelling.  We surgically treat with radiofrequency ablation which is an outpatient procedure performed at one of the local hospitals.

HERNIAS

Laprascopic and open technique surgeries are performed on incisional ventral hernias, umbilical, epigastric and inguinal hernias.

OTHER

In addition to the surgeries listed above, we perform many other procedures not listed. These include cysts, hemorrhoids, fissures, lipomas, colonoscopies, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD), and more. Call our office to inquire about specific surgeries not listed here on our website.

Procedures frequently performed by our surgeons include but are not limited to:

  • Gallbladder
  • Thyroid
  • Skin cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Colon screenings and colon cancer
  • Hernias
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Reflux

Minor surgeries are also performed in our office.

Our Entire office staff works hard to make sure your experience at our office is a pleasant one.

For more information or to schedule your consultation, please contact our office today at 229-883-6311.