Memorial Specialty Care General Surgery

Our dedicated surgeons practice in specialties including trauma, general, colorectal and breast surgery and are credentialed to perform procedures at Decatur Memorial Hospital as well as the Memorial Outpatient Surgery Center in Decatur.

We work closely with referring providers to determine surgical needs and make a diagnosis. The primary focus from consult to follow-up is the patient’s comfort level with understanding the process.

Our surgeons treat a wide range of surgical procedures, depending on certification and specialty.

Services

  • Appendix Removal (Appendectomy)
  • Bowel Procedures: Hemicolectomy-partial bowel (colon) resection
  • Breast Surgeries: Lumpectomy
  • Mastectomy & Biopsy
  • Colectomy-large bowel (colon) resection
  • Colonoscopy
  • Endoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Esophagus dilatation
  • Excision of skin lesions/cysts/melanoma
  • Exploratory Laparotomy
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
  • Hemorrhoid removal (Hemorrhoidectomy)
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic & Robotic Surgery
  • Scopes of the stomach
  • Surgical procedures for for colon and rectal cancers
  • And more

News

What to know about not “Falling Backward” with Time Change

The end of Daylight-Saving Time can cause disruption with some people’s physical and mental health, but there are tips that can help with a smooth transition, experts from Memorial Health said this week.

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Memorial Health Named National Leader

Memorial Health, which includes Decatur Memorial Hospital, was one of the top 25 nonprofit hospital systems in the nation whose spending on patient financial assistance and community investment exceeded the value of their tax exemptions.

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Memorial Health Weather Closings | 2-3-22

Please relay the following closures at Memorial Health for Feb. 3 due to the inclement winter weather.

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Memorial Health Weather Closings | 2-2-22

Please relay the following closures at Memorial Health for Feb. 2 due to the inclement winter weather.

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Lozada Joins Memorial Surgery Center in Decatur

Dr. Antonio Lozada will join Memorial Surgery Center (previously DMH Center for Advanced Surgery) in Decatur as a general surgeon.

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