Surgical Services

Request a consultation
Couple laughing on boat

Gentle, compassionate care

Learning that you need surgery can come with  a host of emotions. Knowing as much as you can about the process ahead of time can help alleviate any concerns you may have. Spectrum Health Lakeland offers a wide range of surgery procedures so you can stay close to home, your family, and loved ones while you recover. 

Our outcomes are stellar, and we rank among the  best in the nation for safety. We hope you will choose Lakeland not only for our excellent medical care delivered by a highly-skilled team, but because we strive to provide the most gentle, least invasive treatment possible.

Types of surgery

Our highly trained team of surgeons and advanced practitioners complete hundreds of surgeries each year and provide treatment to thousands of patients throughout Michiana. Our physicians have the training and experience with all primary components of surgery for the following conditions:


Find out more about:

Continue Watching

Check-up: Do hemorrhoids need surgery? (Seth Miller, MD)

General surgeon, Seth Miller, MD, discusses at home treatments for hemorrhoids and when surgery may be required to correct the problem.

Double knee replacement: Maureen Bishop "Walking with her head held high"

Maureen Bishop spent years living with knee pain. She turned to orthopedic surgeon, Jeffrey Postma, DO, for a solution.

Check-up: What are the warning signs of an appendicitis? (Seth Miller, MD)

General surgeon, Seth Miller, MD, discusses the warning signs to look for and how appendicitis is treated.

Physician video profile: Nicole Phillips, MD (Plastic Surgery)

Nicole Phillips, MD, is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon at Stonegate Plastic Surgery.

Check-up: What do gallbladder issues look like?

General surgeon, James Clancy, MD, shares what gallbladder symptoms look like and how they are treated.

Check-Up: What is breast reconstruction?

Plastic surgeon, Nicole Phillips, MD, discusses how breast reconstruction can dramatically improve a woman’s appearance, self-confidence, and overall quality of life.

Hip replacement: Connie Harmacinski "A humbling experience"

When Connie's hip pain didn’t go away, she knew it was time to seek help from orthopedic surgeon, Nicholas Loafman, DO.

Lakeland Weight Loss Center Helps Lacy Lange Lose over 140 lbs.

Lacy Lange of Benton Harbor lose over 140 pounds with the tools, resources, and support of the Lakeland Weight Loss Center.

Knee replacement: Steve Petlick "A home run experience"

When pain in his knees began to interfere with his ability to keep up on the field, he turned to orthopedic surgeon, Kenneth Edwards, MD. Since undergoing double knee replacement surgery he's now back in the game pain free.

Weight loss surgery: Heidi Schmitz "A relationship worth having"

When Heidi Schmitz was told she couldn't go zip lining on vacation because of her weight, she knew it was time to make a permanent change.

© Spectrum Health Lakeland 2021
Hospital