Whether you are having inpatient or outpatient surgery, Mountain States Health Alliance uses the latest equipment and procedures and serves patients' needs in all surgical specialties.
Perioperative Services & Advanced Surgery (Johnson City Medical Center & Franklin Woods Community Hospital)
The following information highlights the more advanced technologies available at Johnson City Medical Center. These services are offered in addition to the many other surgeries commonly performed at JCMC.
Franklin Woods Community Hospital also features several advanced technologies and surgeries, including a high volume of minimally invasive, single-port gynecologic surgeries.
Our surgical facilities are supplied with the latest equipment and staffed by some of the nation's top surgeons. The Center for Advanced Surgery meets the region's needs in all major surgical specialties, including orthopedic, vascular, cardiothoracic, neurological, general, gynecological, laparoscopic, laser, urological, pediatric, plastic, ear, nose and throat, and dental. Our surgical team performs some of the most complex procedures and is prepared to provide immediate surgical response to trauma victims. The Center also offers minimally invasive, computer-assisted technology, such as stereotactic radiosurgery, which enables surgeons to precisely locate and treat invisible lesions, and stealth technology, which uses computer navigation technology to create 3-D images and track the exact location of instruments during a procedure.
Surgical Services (Indian Path Medical Center)
Known as a leader in minimally invasive elective surgical procedures, Indian Path Medical Center provides a full range of surgical services, including inpatient and outpatient procedures, as well as care to trauma, emergency and urgent surgical patient's needs. General surgery, as well as ear, nose and throat, laser, neurosurgery, orthopedic, gynecological, eye, urological, vascular, thoracic and plastic surgery are available.
Surgical Services (Johnston Memorial Hospital)
Johnston Memorial Hospital provides outpatient and inpatient surgical care, including endoscopy procedures. we provide private recover rooms and close monitoring by physicians and nurses in the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU).
Surgery / Ambulatory Surgery (Sycamore Shoals Hospital)
Surgical services are provided for general, gynecology, laser surgery, intraoperative radiation therapy, oral, orthopedics, thoracic, urology, vascular and ear, nose and throat. Sycamore Shoals Hospital offers Ambulatory or "Same Day" Surgery in a 13-bed unit. Many surgical procedures that once required a hospital stay can now be performed on an outpatient basis. General and orthopedic surgeons use laparoscopic and laser surgery in our modern operating rooms. Outpatient procedures in the fields of ear, nose and throat, general surgery (laparoscopic), OB/Gyn, orthopedic and urology are performed in this department.
Surgical Services (Russell County Medical Center)
Surgical Services at RCMC is housed in one of southwest Virginia's most modern surgical facilities and features newly renovated operating and recovery suites, an endoscopy room and work areas.
Located on the right side of the hospital and accessible through its own entrance is the modern Outpatient Surgery Center, used extensively by patients whose surgery does not necessitate an overnight stay.
In addition to the traditional "open" surgical techniques, surgeons at RCMC have the advances of laser and laparoscopic technology, so they can perform many operations through very small incisions, thus greatly reducing recovery time and allowing patients to more quickly resume their normal activities.
Surgical Services (Norton Community Hospital)
Surgical Services at NCH cover a range of surgeries including general surgery, ENT (ear, nose and throat) surgery, orthopedic surgery, gastroenterology, ophthalmology, gynecology and urology. Our goal is to provide you with the best quality care in the region.