• General Surgery

    The general surgeons Lahey Medical Center, Peabody, specialize in treating a wide range of conditions affecting the digestive tract, endocrine organs, pancreas, bile duct, breast, and other areas. Our staff consists of highly trained subspecialty general surgeons who are dedicated to excellence in patient care.

    Our surgeons also offer a full range of minimally invasive procedures with small incisions, which can lead to less post-surgical pain and a faster recovery. Our services include general surgery procedures for:

    • Abdomen, including hernias and biopsies
    • Breast
    • Gallbladder and bile duct
    • Pancreas
    • Small intestine and colon
    • Spleen
    • Stomach and esophagus
    • Thyroid and parathyroid
    • Trauma and acute care surgery after an accident or injury
    • Weight loss surgery

    Special Expertise in Breast Surgery

    In cases of breast cancer, our general surgeons offer breast surgery procedures including: 

    • Axillary dissection
    • Breast-conserving surgery
    • Surgical removal of cancer, lumps and cysts
    • Mastectomy and reconstruction
    • Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Among the specialized breast surgery treatments we offer are:

    • AccuBoost®, a breast-conservation therapy in which a targeted dose of radiation is delivered directly to the tissue surrounding the tumor, to attack any remaining precancerous cells that otherwise could grow into a new tumor
    • Intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT), in which a concentrated dose of radiation therapy is delivered to the tissue surrounding the tumor during surgery, to help kill tiny cancerous cells and reduce radiation treatment times.

    Learn about our comprehensive breast health services. 

    Making an Appointment

    Lahey Medical Center, Peabody, is located at One Essex Center Drive in Peabody, Massachusetts, just north of Boston.

    For more information or to make an appointment, please call 978.977.6336.