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Methodist Boerne Emergency Center

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Methodist Children's Hospital

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Methodist Hospital

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Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital

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Methodist Stone Oak Hospital

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Methodist Texsan Hospital

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Metropolitan Methodist Emergency Center at the Quarry

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Northeast Methodist Hospital

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General Surgery

At Methodist Healthcare, our word-class hospitals offer a wide range of surgical services, from appendectomies to tonsillectomies. We understand that surgery can be a stressful time for you and your family. Our hospitals try to make your stay as comfortable as possible for you and your loved ones. General surgical services are available at many of our convenient locations throughout the greater San Antonio community.

Our expert surgeons perform a variety of operations for our patients including:

  • Appendectomies
  • Biopsies
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hernia surgery
  • Hysterectomy
  • Stomach ulcer
  • Other general maladies

Why choose a Methodist Healthcare facility for surgery?

Each of Methodist Healthcare’s surgeons is board-certified and can walk you through any questions you or a family member may have before your procedure. Our outstanding surgeons and surgical staff are one of the many reasons why the San Antonio community named us ‘Best Hospital,’ through the Express-News Readers’ Choice Awards.

Methodist also offers some of the most advanced robotic surgical technology in the country, including the da Vinci surgical system. This robotic surgery tool enables doctors to perform minimally invasive surgery, allowing patients to recover more quickly with fewer risks of complications during an operation.

If you need an operation, we encourage you to contact us and find out why Methodist Healthcare is San Antonio’s number-one healthcare provider.

Preparing for surgery

If you have already scheduled a surgery, we invite you to learn more about your stay with us. If you have any questions or concerns prior to your operation, feel free to contact your surgeon or a nurse for more information. Patient safety and education are important to us.

You can also preregister for your surgery to ensure the day of surgery is as relaxing as possible.

If you need access to your medical records, please fill out one of these forms.