Medical Procedures and Surgeries

Ashe Memorial Hospital offers the medical procedures and surgeries you need in a comfortable setting close to where you live. Our hospital is staffed with board-certified surgeons and nurses trained to care for patients before, during and after surgery.

All surgeries are conducted in our state-of-the-art operating suites. Around-the-clock anesthesiology services ensure your are comfortable during and after your surgery.

Some of the surgical and medical procedures we regularly offer are:

Basic General Surgery
  • Abdominal hysterectomy
  • Vaginal hysterectomy
  • Hernia repairs
  • D&C
  • Breast biopsies and mastectomy
  • Bowel resection
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Tubal ligation
  • Laparoscopic tubal ligation
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Complete endoscopy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastroduoendoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Percutaneous organ or tissue access
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastrostomy (feeding tube) placement
  • Port-A-Cath insertion
  • Blood transfusions
  • Prostate biopsy and prostatectomy
  • Bladder biopsy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Circumcision
  • Vasectomy
Podiatric Surgery
  • Repair of foot fractures
  • Bunionectomy
Orthopedic Surgery
  • Compression hip screw placement
  • Casting of fractures
Opthalmic Surgery
  • No-stitch cataract surgery
  • Cosmetic reconstructive lid surgery
  • Irrigation of tear ducts
  • Corneal transplant surgery