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UW Health general surgeons provide comprehensive secondary and tertiary surgical consultation and care in each of several different areas. Surgical suites and post-operative intensive care facilities are state-of-the-art, fully equipped to handle all types of emergencies and unique care requirements.


General Surgery

Surgical Specialties

UW Health surgeons are experts in the surgical treatment in a variety of areas, including:

1 South Park General Surgery 

1 South Park General Surgery

Our general surgeons at 1 South Park provide evaluation and treatment of the full range of general surgical problems. Our dedicated, experienced team is skilled in diagnostic and interventional surgical, laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures for diseases and medical conditions.


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Katie Hopwood had surgery to remove her colon and reconstruct her lower small intestine after being diagnosed with ulcerative colitis, a painful and debilitating chronic inflammation of the colon.  

Meet Our Patients

Living with ulcerative colitis was incredibly stressful for Katie Hopwood. But after a minimally invasive surgery to remove her inflamed colon and reconstruct her lower small intestine, her life is "so much better."

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Pediatric Surgical Pavilion 


The Division of General Surgery is home to numerous research programs investigating the underlying mechanisms of disease, translating discoveries in the laboratory to clinical trials, and offering experimental options with the goal of improving patient care.


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