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Surgical Services

Mimbres Memorial Hospital offers general and specialized surgical procedures. Many of these procedures are available on a same-day, outpatient basis.

Common (and painful) issues like gallbladder problems, hernias, hemorrhoids and varicose veins can often be taken care of with relatively simple surgeries. In most cases, patients can go home the same day the surgery is performed—allowing them to feel better and get back to their loved ones. So don’t delay and get some pain relief — call a General Surgeon to schedule a consultation.

Here are some common procedures regularly performed at our hospital:

  • Appendectomy
  • Biopsies – liver & lymph node
  • Breast surgery
  • Cysts/ganglion cyst, subtaneous mass/lipoma removal
  • Colonoscopy and the treatment of colon conditions
  • Evaluation & removal of skin lesions & skin cancer
  • EGD to evaluate stones
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Hemorrhoid surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • IV access procedures (Mediports & Hickman catheters)
  • Parathyroid
  • Spleen surgery
  • Thyroid & Parathyroid surgeries
  • Trauma surgery
  • Wound care


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