OSF Medical Group


DrWoodland4.jpg General surgeons perform a wide variety of surgical procedures.  With advances in technology, surgery does not necessarily mean long healing times and large incisions.

Depending on the type of surgery, there are several methods that may be done including open and minimally invasive procedures.

A visit to a surgeon's office can be stressful to many people.  Don't be afraid to discuss your concerns with our staff.  Feel free to write down questions you would like to talk to your care team about.

Common Methods of Surgery

Common Surgical Procedures