General Surgery

Dr. Paul Burgett is at the GCMH Clinic each Tuesday to provide:

  • General surgical examinations, consultation, diagnosis and treatment planning
  • Treatment of tumors
  • Care of congenital and inflammatory disease of the liver and biliary tract
  • Wound, cyst and abscess care
  • Treatment of wounds and wound infections
  • Surgeries
    • Insertion of IV Ports (Mediport, PICC lines)
    • Insertion of PEG (Percutaneious endoscopic gastrostomy) tube
    • Hemorrhoidectomy and other rectal surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Cholecystectomy (removal of gall bladder)
    • Hernia Repair
    • Gallbladder Surgery
    • Thoracentesis
    • Amputation Mole removal
    • Cyst removal
  • Diagnostic Procedures
    • Breast aspiration, biopsy and evaluation
    • Colonoscopy
    • EGD's
    • Exploratory abdominal surgery
    • Liver Biopsy

A visit to a specialist at the Grundy County Memorial Hospital Specialty Clinics means you'll receive professional health care in a convenient, close-to-home setting. When you have questions, you can call the hospital's Specialty Clinic Staff to receive assistance and be connected with the medical specialty you need.