Welcome to the Department of Surgery

The Surgery Department at Newton-Wellesley Hospital provides residents in Greater Boston and communities throughout Massachusetts with surgical solutions for diagnosing and treating a wide range of medical conditions. Our surgeons are board-certified in their areas of expertise, and our facilities are equipped in the latest surgical technology, including minimally invasive instruments for minimizing procedure and recovery times.

Our surgery subspecialties include:

  • General Surgery  – A growing department with over 230 members representing all sub-specialties.
  • Gynecologic Surgery – Diagnosis and treatment of common gynecologic conditions are handled at our Center for Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (MIGS).
  • Neurosurgery - High-quality neurosurgical care for nearly all forms of neurosurgical diseases, including intracranial, spinal, peripheral nerve, and sympathetic nervous system diseases.
  • Ophthalmology - Comprehensive service for all aspects of eye care including but not limited to eye surgery.
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery - Programs offered for implantology, orthognathic surgery, oral lesions, dental care of medically compromised patients.
  • Otolaryngology - In addition to general otolaryngology services, our subspecialists provide expertise in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and head and neck surgical oncology.
  • Plastic Surgery – Surgical treatment of physical defects of form or function involving the skin, musculoskeletal system, cranio-maxillofacial structures, hand, extremities, breast and trunk, and external genitalia. For bariatric surgical procedures, visit our Center for Weight Loss Surgery.
  • Thoracic Surgery - Staffed by Massachusetts General Hospital surgeons offering complete thoracic surgical care.
  • Urology - Complete and comprehensive care for medical and surgical disorders of the urinary tract.
  • Vascular Surgery - Offering excellence in vascular and endovascular surgery. .

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