1. Laparoscopic surgery - minimally invasive surgery

2. Colon (large intestine)
     - Cancer removal
     - Removal of masses, tumors, and large polyps
     - Removal of diverticulosis/diverticulitis
     - Lysis of adhesions
     - Reconnection or diversion of colon

3. Small bowel/Intestines:
     - Removal of tumors
     - Lysis of adhesions
     - Surgery for strictures
     - Meckel's diverticulum

4. Gall bladder/Liver
     - Laparoscopic cholecystectomy or open cholecystectomy
     - Cholangiogram (bile duct x-ray)

5. Appendix
     - Laparoscopic or open appendectomy
     - Removal of appendix tumors

6. Hernias (abdominal/belly wall reconstruction/repair)
     - Inguinal (groin) hernias
     - Femoral hernias
     - Incisional hernias
     - Ventral hernias
     - Umbilical hernais
     - Spigelian hernias

7. Lymph nodes
     - Neck lymph node biopsies/removal
     - Supraclavicular lymph node biopsies/removal
     - Axillary lymph node biopsies/removal
     - Inguinal lymph node biopsies/removal

8. Breast surgery
     - Breast biopsies minimally invasive with needle
     - Incisional biopsies
     - Removal of lumps
     - Needle guided biopsies
     - Lumpectomies
     - Partial or complete mastectomies
     - Sentinel lymph node biopsies
     - Axillary lymph node biopsies
     - Breast reconstruction will be performed in same surgery as cancer surgery if feasible by
        Dr. Wilfred Ehrmantraut, M.D., Board Certified Plastic Surgeon

9. Cysts/Lumps/Masses/Skin moles will be removed in any body area, unless in face or other specialty area.

 

   
1. Carpal Tunnel Release or injection
   - Ulnar Tunnel Release or injection
   - Cubital Tunnel Release or injection
   - Other peripheral nerve decompressions

2. Nerve surgery
     - Repair of nerve injuries in hand and forearm up to elbow level
     - Neurolysis (mobilizing nerve compression)

3. Tendon
     - Flexor and Extensor tendon injury repair of acute or recent injuries
     - Tenolysis (mobilization or restricted)
     - Trigger finger injection or release
     - Mallet finger treatment
     - Button hole deformity treatment
     - Tendonitis treatment with injection or release
     - De Quervains disease

4. Dupuytren's disease
     - Release or excision/counseling

5. Arthritis (hand/wrist)
     - Cortisone injection
     - Joint debridement
     - Excisions of joint cysts

6. Ganglion cysts of wrist or fingers
     - Aspiration
     - Injection
     - Removal
     - Capsular repair of joint

7. Skin (hand/wrist/upper extremity)
     - Excision of benign or cancerous skin lesions/growths with reconstruction of defect with skin
       flaps or skin graft if needed.
     - Sentimel lymph node biopsy

8. Soft tissue (manes)/lumps/tumors
     - Excision
     - Biopsy
     - Reconstruction