General Surgery Services
Ellis General Surgery specialize in advanced laparoscopic (minimally invasive) procedures, and provide comprehensive surgical care for a wide array of conditions, including:
Assessment of breast lesions, biopsy (fine needle, core biopsy), resection of lesion (biopsy, needle localized, simple resection), simple and advanced mastec¬tomy, sentinel node biopsy, treatment of breast cancer, gynecomastia.
Colonoscopy, emergency and elective colon surgery, laparoscopic and open colon surgery, treatment and assessment of perianal dis¬ease, hemorrhoid treatment including THD (transanal hemmorrhoidal dearterialization and pexy), single port laparoscopic appen¬dectomy.
Head and Neck
Evaluation thryoid nodules, thryoid surgery, lymph node bi¬opsy, tracheostomy.
Skin and Skin Disorders
Treatment and excision of skin and subcutaneous lesions, pilonidal disease, skin cancers
Hepato Biliary and Pancreas
Single or multiple port laparoscopic cholecystec¬tomy, intraoperative cholangiogram, com¬mon bile duct exploration, enteric biliary bypass, liver biopsy, limited liver resection, pancreatic biopsy, pancreatic resection, transgastric drainage of pancreatic cyst.
Adrenalectomy, thryoid surgery.
Node biopsy and exci¬sion, laparoscopic splenectomy, insertion of venous assess.
Assessment of abdo¬men, gastric surgery, gastro-enteric bypass, small bowel resection, lysis of adhesions, esophageal and gastric endoscopy and insertion of PEG (percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy).
Laparoscopic (TAPP) and open repair of inguinal hernias, repair of ventral hernia (laparoscopic and open), complex ventral hernia repair with separa¬tion of components, use of biologic matrix in repair.
Assessment with EGD (esophoduodenalgastroscopy), esopha¬geal motility and 24 hr pH studies. Repair of hiatal and para-esophageal hernia, surgi¬cal treatment of reflux (partial or total wrap).
Pediatric (over 2 yrs. of age)
Repair of hernia, appendectomy, abdominal assess¬ment, skin and subcutaneous infection.
Ellis General Surgery
624 McClellan Street, Suite G05
Schenectady, NY 12304