General Surgery in Dublin, GA
Providing Expert Surgical Care for Over 10 Years
At Southern Surgical, we are experts in the general surgeries, which are performed right here in Dublin, GA. Whenever possible, Dr. John Polhill uses minimally-invasive surgery or robotic surgery that can enable a shorter hospital stay and a quicker recovery to your normal lifestyle. For more information about the procedures we offer, call us at (478) 275-2454 or schedule your appointment today using our secure online form.
Dr. Polhill provides comprehensive medical and surgical care in the diagnosis and treatment for men and women that includes:
The da Vinci Surgical System is a minimally invasive robotic surgical system used to treat a wide range of conditions such as acid reflux & hernias as well as procedures for removal of the gallbladder (cholecystectomy). Learn more about gastrointestinal surgery.
- Acid Reflux Surgery
- Robotic Surgery for Acid Reflux (GERD)
- Open and laparascopic fundoplication surgery for GERD (Laparoscopic Nissen)
- Paraesophageal Hernia Repair
- Placement of Gastric Feeding Tubes
Dr. John Polhill at Southern Surgical is expertly trained in surgical procedures for thyroid complications including fine needle aspiration, total thyroidectomy and thyroid lobectomy. Learn more information about thyroid surgery.
- Fine Needle Aspiration
- Total Thyroidectomy
- Thyroid Lobectomy
The gallbladder is an organ you can live without and the procedural term for removal of the gallbladder is a cholecystectomy. If you have a condition or medical emergency that requires the removal of your gallbladder, you may have different surgical options to choose from.
- Traditional Open Cholecystectomy
- Laproscopic Cholesystectomy
- da Vinci® Surgery Single Site Cholesystectomy
- Common Bile Duct Exploration
Other Surgical Procedures
Appendicitis is a condition in which your appendix becomes inflamed and fills with pus. Appendicitis causes pain that typically begins around your belly button and then shifts to your lower right abdomen. Learn more information about laparoscopic appendectomy procedures.
- Laparoscopic Appendectomy
- Port for Chemotherapy