If your provider has determined that you need surgery, you can count on our advanced surgical care delivered in a supportive environment. No matter what type of surgery you need, we offer advanced technologies and the expertise of a surgical team that treats conditions affecting patients of every age.
Our multidisciplinary surgical team of surgeons, nurses, and other medical professionals uses cutting-edge surgical procedures, including endoscopic and laparoscopic approaches, whenever possible as well as minimally invasive methods with fewer and smaller incisions, less pain, and a faster recovery.
Our experienced surgeons provide a variety of services, including:
Our board-certified cardiothoracic surgeons use the most advanced procedures, including minimally invasive cardiac surgery, robotic-assisted cardiac surgery, and transcatheter valve procedures.
Dermatologic surgery/Mohs micrographic surgery
Our fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon is experienced at treating high-risk and extensive skin cancers and performing complex, multistep reconstructive surgeries.
Ear, nose, and throat surgery (otolaryngology)
Our experienced team of otolaryngology/head and neck surgeons provides endoscopic sinus surgery, robotic head and neck cancer surgery, skull base surgery, and more.
WVU Eye Institute surgeons perform a variety of eye procedures, including cataract surgery, LASIK vision correction surgery, and oculoplastic surgery.
Our general surgeons treat a range of conditions using basic and advanced surgical procedures, such as breast surgery, endocrine surgery, and hematopoietic surgery.
Patients with gynecological conditions receive expert surgical care, including female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery, gynecological cancer surgery, and minimally invasive surgery for uterine fibroid and hysterectomy.
Our neurosurgeons are at forefront of new techniques in advanced stroke care, epilepsy surgery, and neuro-oncology.
Our fellowship-trained experts perform an array of complex bone and joint surgical procedures, such as total hip and knee replacement, orthopaedic oncology, and hand surgery.
WVU Medicine Children’s pediatric surgeons use advanced surgical technologies including endoscopic and laparoscopic approaches whenever possible to treat pediatric cancer, cleft palate, heart defects, and more.
Plastic, cosmetic, and reconstructive surgery
WVU Medicine provides a variety of procedures to enhance appearance or repair irregularities that are present at birth or caused by aging, cancer, diseases, or injuries.
WVU Medicine surgeons use robotic-assisted surgery to treat cancer, heart and vascular conditions, urologic diseases, and women’s health issues.
WVU Cancer Institute surgeons have extensive clinical experience in a wide range of oncology procedures, including breast surgery, colorectal surgery, hepatobiliary and pancreatic surgery.
Patients receive the most innovative treatment from our world-renowned thoracic experts, such as peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM), transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF), and LINX® Reflux Management System.
Transplant (heart and kidney)
WVU Medicine is home to West Virginia’s first and only multi-organ transplant center, making heart and kidney transplant a reality for people across the state and region.
Trauma and surgical critical care
The WVU Critical Care and Trauma Institute offers a full range of critical care services across the scope of cardiac, pulmonary, surgical, and neurological injury.
Patients with urologic diseases benefit from our comprehensive urology treatment, including robotic surgery for bladder diverticulum, enlarged prostate, urologic cancer, and more.
Patients benefit from our full range of surgical solutions for vascular and related conditions, such as trans carotid artery revascularization (TCAR), balloon angioplasty, and atherectomy.
WVU Medicine offers minimally invasive laparoscopic weight-loss surgery, including laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy, Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, and laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding.