When you need advanced surgical care in San Antonio, our team at Methodist Hospital | Specialty and Transplant is here for you. Our expert surgeons provide a full range of surgical procedures for our patients, from kidney transplants to weight loss surgery. In addition, our 26-bed medical/surgical unit emphasizes highly personalized nursing care for patients recovering from operations.

To learn more about the full scope of surgical procedures we offer, please call (210) 575-8110.

Advanced surgical care close to home

Our highly skilled surgeons perform a full range of surgical procedures, including:

  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Plastic surgery
  • Transplant surgery
  • General surgery
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Urological surgery
  • Ear, nose and throat (ENT) surgery
  • Tumor removal surgery
  • Retina surgery

We have three dedicated endoscopic/laparoscopic operating suites featuring equipment that allows surgeons to perform traditional surgeries with smaller incisions. This type of surgery offers a number of benefits, including a shorter hospital stay, faster recovery and lowered risk of infection.

Preparing for your surgery

It's important to follow any specific instructions your doctor gives to you before your procedure. You will receive instructions on how to prepare during or after your pre-admission testing.

Visitor information

Our surgery department is located on the first floor of the hospital. We provide multiple waiting rooms for family and friends to wait during their loved one's surgery. In addition, we have an electronic board in each waiting room to give updates throughout the patient's surgery.

Surgery at Methodist Healthcare

Surgery is the medical treatment of diseases or injuries with instruments used to influence the body. Surgery is used to correct injuries and improve function as a medical necessity or on an elective basis, including some plastic surgery procedures.

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