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Surgical Services


IMPORTANT NOTICE:

Ballad Health resumes some elective procedures

Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 29, Ballad Health hospitals will once again provide some elective surgeries that do not require overnight stays.

You can read more about this decision here.


Count on Ballad Health for skilled surgical care that puts your safety and healing first. Choose a location close to home in East Tennessee and Southwest Virginia.

Expert Teams, Advanced Technology

Sometimes, you can plan for surgery. But sometimes, your need for surgery is unexpected.

No matter what, you can trust highly qualified Ballad Health surgeons to use the latest techniques and advanced technology for your procedure.

Your care team will talk to you about your options, answer your questions and help you feel as comfortable as possible, whether you stay in the hospital overnight or leave the same day as your procedure.

Conditions We Treat

Your health care provider may recommend a general surgery procedure (treatment in the stomach area) if you have:

  • Appendicitis
  • Colon polyps
  • Gallstones
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Kidney stones
  • Prostate cancer

General Surgery Services & Treatments

General surgeons can perform:

  • Abdominoperineal resection (APR) – Removes the anus, rectum and sigmoid colon
  • Adrenalectomy – Removes one or both adrenal glands
  • Breast biopsy – Tests for breast cancer
  • Cardiac and thoracic surgery – Includes bypass surgery and other chest procedures
  • Cholecystectomy – Removes the gallbladder
  • Colectomy or colon resection – Removes all or part of the large intestine
  • Colon polypectomy – Removes lumps from the large intestine
  • Gastroenterological surgery – Includes colorectal surgery
  • Gynecologic surgery – Includes hysterectomy
  • Lithotripsy – Breaks down kidney stones with shock waves
  • Liver resection – Removes all or part of the liver
  • Urologic surgery – Removes prostate cancers
  • Splenectomy – Removes all or part of the spleen

Surgical Care for Your Whole Body

Choose from a broad range of inpatient and outpatient surgical services at Ballad Health. You may work with a Ballad Health surgeon who specializes in treating the back and spine, brain, eyes, heart and blood vessels, lungs, mouth and face, urinary tract and male sex organs, female sex organs or bones and joints. You also have access to surgeons who treat obesity, cancer or cosmetic concerns.

Learn about pediatric surgery for children and their growing bodies.

Ask your doctor about the type of surgery that best meets your needs:

  • Minimally invasive surgery – Uses several small incisions, along with a tiny camera and miniature tools
  • Traditional (open) surgery – Uses a single incision that is usually larger than with minimally invasive surgery

What to Expect Before, During & After Surgery

You’ll work with your primary care doctor, anesthesiologists (doctors who give medicine to prevent pain), nurses and support staff to reach the best possible outcome. You’ll also receive the best level of pain management for your situation condition before, during and after surgery.

Find top-quality services and an environment designed with your comfort in mind when you visit Ballad Health surgical facilities.

Learn how to prepare for surgery and what you can expect during your journey to healing at Ballad Health.

 

Find a Specialist

View Ballad Health’s network of doctors and search by name, specialty, condition, gender and location. Or call 833-8-BALLAD for help finding a provider who offers the specific care you need.

Surgical Services Locations

1 Medical Park Blvd
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 844-1121
36.5854658
-82.256802
300 Med Tech Pkwy.
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 302-1000
36.336104
-82.4020472
1420 Tusculum Blvd.
Greeneville, TN 37745
(423) 787-5000
36.1741198
-82.7904331
851 Locust St.
Rogersville, TN 37857
(423) 921-7000
36.3997791
-83.0144008
130 W. Ravine Rd.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-4000
36.5540954
-82.5542585
2000 Brookside Dr.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 857-7000
36.5509222
-82.5143556
400 N. State of Franklin Rd.
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 431-6111
36.3076885
-82.384745
16000 Johnston Memorial Drive
Abingdon, VA 24211
(276) 258-1000
36.7228461
-81.9118729
100 15th St NW
Norton, VA 24273
(276) 439-1000
36.931716
-82.6433645
58 Carroll St.
Lebanon, VA 24266
(276) 883-8000
36.8987894
-82.0784537
245 Medical Park Dr.
Marion, VA 24354
(276) 378-1000
36.8519149
-81.4882239
1501 W. Elk Ave.
Elizabethton, TN 37643
(423) 542-1300
36.3460801
-82.2496719
16000 Johnston Memorial Drive
Suite 101
Abingdon, VA 24211
36.7226195
-81.9117949
613 Campus Drive
Suite 300
Abingdon, VA 24210
(276) 258-1480
36.711038
-81.9942749
310 N. State of Franklin Rd.
Ste. 101
Johnson City, TN 37604
(423) 929-7393
36.305347
-82.384427
1497 W. Elk Ave.
Suite 10
Elizabethton, TN 37643
(423) 542-7440
36.3460072
-82.247874
1497 W. Elk Ave.
Suite 11A
Elizabethton, TN 37643
(423) 232-6900
36.346007
-82.247874
16000 Johnston Memorial Dr.
Suite 212
Abingdon, VA 24211
36.7226195
-81.9117949
444 Clinchfield St.
Suite 2900
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 245-6101
36.5535176
-82.5641204
271 Medical Park Blvd.
Bristol, TN 37620
(423) 274-8600
36.5848822
-82.2523457
2050 MeadowView Parkway
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 230-5000
36.5073315
-82.5732719
1980 Holton Ave.
Suite 203
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219
(276) 523-8865
36.8770651
-82.7554611
405 Scenic Dr.
Rogersville, TN 37857
(423) 272-2111
36.4003245
-83.0129319

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