People who choose Powell Valley Hospital for surgery experience quality care. Our surgery team's focus is on you, our patient. You are why we are here and providing the best in surgical care is our #1 priority.
Our operating room is fully equipped to handle the majority of surgical needs a person may experience in his or her lifetime.
Surgical team members pictured with LeAnne Kindred, who had knee replacement surgery at PVHC.
Several surgeons are assisted by our highly skilled surgical team of operating room nurses and 4 certified registered nurse anesthetists.
Our surgery center offers patients added convenience and quicker recovery from outpatient surgery. People having outpatient surgical procedures enjoy the comfort of our homelike environment and compassionate care.
Typical surgeries performed at Powell Valley Hospital, include:
- Major joint replacement
- Carpal tunnel
- Major bowel
Surgeons and patients prefer the least invasive surgical options. Laparoscopic surgery is often an option for gallbladder, hernia, appendix and other cases.
State-of-the-art endoscopy equipment is used by physicians at Powell Valley Healthcare. Colonoscopy, upper gastroentestinal endoscopy and sigmoidoscopy procedures are routinely performed to identify various medical conditions.
Arthroscopies, orthopedic trauma surgery and total joint replacement fall into this category.