General and GI Surgery Clinical Synopsis

general surgery procedure, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

The Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery at Emory is a leading minimally invasive surgery center, and specializes in surgeries on organs and tissues inside the abdomen, including:

• Hernia surgery

• Bariatric (weight loss) surgery

• Colon and rectal surgery

• Gastroesophageal surgery

• Solid organ surgery

Emory general surgeons staff the Emory Endosurgery Unit for Minimally Invasive Surgery, which is dedicated to advancing minimally invasive surgery through education, research, surgical treatment, and multidisciplinary collaboration, and provide surgical services through such clinical programs as the Emory Bariatric Center and Emory's Comprehensive Liver Program.

The Division's faculty surgeons are affiliated with the Emory Clinic of Emory Healthcare, the largest and most progressive health system in Georgia. More details on the services and types of procedures our faculty perform may be found by visiting General and GI Surgery on the Emory Healthcare website.