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Surgery

Surgery is a branch of medicine that involves treating diseases or injuries by adjusting or removing organs, tissues or bones. Surgery includes both necessary procedures, like cardiac surgery, or elective procedures, such as joint replacement.

Surgical treatment in Brevard, North Carolina

Our compassionate specialists want you to feel supported before, during and after surgery.

At Transylvania Regional Hospital, we understand that surgery can feel overwhelming. That's why our surgeons, surgical assistants and registered nurses work together to help you feel at ease and give you the solutions you need.

Conditions we treat with surgery

Our skilled surgeons always prioritize minimally invasive procedures whenever possible. They treat a wide range of conditions, including:

  • Abdominal issues
  • Bile duct conditions
  • Breast cancers
  • Breast conditions
  • Colorectal system issues
  • Endocrine system issues
  • Gastrointestinal tract issues
  • Head and neck conditions
  • Liver diseases
  • Musculoskeletal system issues
  • Pancreatic diseases
  • Skin and soft tissue issues
  • Thoracic conditions
  • Vascular system issues

Surgical care we offer

We bring together board-certified surgeons experienced in using state-of-the-art technology and techniques to perform many different procedures.

General surgery services

Our skilled general surgeons specialize in a wide range of surgical procedures, and guide you through the preoperative, operative and postoperative stages. Whether you require nonoperative, elective or emergency surgical treatment, our specialists are here to support you. Here are some of the procedures they perform:

  • Breast surgery
  • Chest surgery
  • Endocrine procedures
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Head and neck surgery
  • Musculoskeletal procedures
  • Oncological (cancer) surgery
  • Pelvic surgery
  • Skin and soft tissue procedures
  • Trauma surgery

Minimally invasive procedures

Our surgical teams are built on collaboration between many different specialists, including surgeons, anesthesiologists, registered nurses and surgical techs. They work together to perform minimally invasive procedures, such as laparoscopies.

Unlike traditional surgery, laparoscopic procedures require only small incisions. Depending on the surgery type, you may be able to return home the same day. Here are some of the laparoscopic procedures we offer:

  • Appendectomy surgery
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hernia surgery
  • Hysterectomy surgery

The Healthy Living Blog

Read our blogs to learn about preventive care and ways you can lead a healthier lifestyle.

Transylvania Regional Hospital welcomes new physicians, and refreshes and renames two facilities 

August 17, 2022
Transylvania Regional Hospital
Patient safety and care remains our top priority, even during exciting new updates and announcements at Transylvania Regional Hospital.

Transylvania Regional Hospital welcomes new physicians, and refreshes and renames two facilities 

August 17, 2022
Transylvania Regional Hospital
Patient safety and care remains our top priority, even during exciting new updates and announcements at Transylvania Regional Hospital.

Physical exercise: Potent preventive medicine and foundation of good health 

June 22, 2022
Transylvania Regional Hospital
Physical exercise has many proven benefits to our overall health, including improved mental health and well-being.

Our Surgery Locations

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Transylvania Regional Hospital
260 Hospital Dr
Brevard, NC 28712
 (828) 884 - 9111

Currently Viewing:

Transylvania Regional Hospital
260 Hospital Dr
Brevard, NC 28712
 (828) 884 - 9111
Mission Hospital
509 Biltmore Ave
Asheville, NC 28801
 (828) 213 - 1111

24.0 miles

Mission Cancer Center
21 Hospital Drive
Asheville, NC 28801
 (828) 213-2500

24.1 miles