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Surgery

Your surgery is in good hands

We know that your surgery is a major life experience that, fortunately, doesn’t happen every day.

But at Novant Health Gaffney Medical Center, it does happen every day, and you’ll benefit from our experience and expertise. We’ll support you from pre-registration through recovery and rehabilitation. Our hope is that soon your surgical experience will be just a pleasant memory.

For more information about surgical services at Gaffney Medical Center, please call

864-487-1547

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Your surgery will be performed in a modern operating suite that’s equipped with advanced surgical technology, such as tools for laparoscopic and other minimally invasive procedures.

Your experience as a patient is very important to us; we want you to feel relaxed and comfortable about your treatment. To help make that happen, please pre-register prior to your hospital stay. When you pre-register, we will provide you with helpful information about preoperative education and preparation, where to go when you arrive, and what to expect. Pre-register by calling us at 864-487-1525.

Here are some frequently asked questions about having surgery at Gaffney Medical Center. If you have additional questions, please call 864-206-6333.

Before you leave the hospital after your procedure, you will receive specific discharge instructions. We will discuss these instructions with you and your caregivers and give you a written copy to take home, along with numbers to call if you have questions later.

There are many surgical procedures, especially minimally invasive surgeries, performed on an outpatient basis at Gaffney Medical Center.

Gaffney Medical Center surgeons have expertise in these general and specialized procedures:

  • General surgery – procedures involving the digestive system, internal organs and glands
  • Ear, nose and throat surgery – minimally invasive surgical procedures performed on an outpatient basis
  • Eye surgery – sight-restoring procedures including cataract removal and glaucoma surgery
  • Gynecologic surgery – including hysterectomy and removal of uterine fibroids
  • Breast biopsy – including minimally invasive stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Orthopedic surgery – procedures for joint pain, fractures and other injuries
  • Endoscopy and bronchoscopy – examinations of the digestive tract, airways and lungs
  • Wound care – specialized treatment, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, for chronic or non-healing wounds

For more information about surgical services at Gaffney Medical Center or to find a specialty physician or surgeon, please call 864-487-1547.

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