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General Surgery

General Surgery-Inpatient & Outpatient Procedures

No Referrals Needed. Call 812.254.8856 to schedule an appointment.
Open Monday through Thursday 8 am to 5 pm. Closed on Fridays

When it comes to having surgery you expect the best, and so do we. Daviess Community Hospital has the skilled, professional care you can count on. We offer a number of general surgery procedures right here close to home, from routine colonoscopies to cancer surgery. Be cared for like family in our state-of-the-art facility by highly skilled and compassionate staff. There is no need to travel long distances for a surgical procedure. High-quality care is closer than you think at Daviess Community Hospital.

Surgical Procedures:

  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Cryotherapy for Skin Cancers
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hemorrhoid
  • Hernia Repair (Open and Laparoscopic)
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery: Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy; Cholecystectomy (gallbladder); Appendectomy; Colectomy; Splenectomy; and Hepatectomy (liver)
  • Nissen Fundoplication: Minimally invasive treatment for acid reflux
  • Pancreatic Cancer or Cyst
  • Skin and Lymphatics
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Removal
  • Vascular Access Surgery:Port Placement, Basic Dialysis Access, Amputation Revision and Above and Below Knee Amputation


Jack W. Rostas, III MD, MPH Board-Certified General Surgeon, Board-Certified Surgical Oncologist and AHPBA Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgeon

Katie Wininger, BSN, RN, Physician Liaison
812-254-8856

Chris McLaughlin, RN, MSN Surgical Services Director
812.254.8877
CMcLaughlin@dchosp.org