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General Surgery at Beebe

Beebe Healthcare's general surgeons perform routine procedures, from hernia repairs and colonoscopies to complex cancer surgeries. Each year, Beebe general surgeons perform over X surgeries, including open, minimally invasive, and robotically assisted general surgery.

Procedures are performed at the Margaret H. Rollins Lewes Campus and at the Abessinio Health Campus.

Find out why the people of Sussex County trust the Beebe surgical team for their treatment and care.


Minimally Invasive General Surgery

Beebe Medical Group staff perform a broad range of minimally invasive and robotically assisted surgeries . Such surgeries require advanced skills, training, and technology.

  • Laparoscopic colectomy
  • Appendectomy
  • Catheter placement
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Gastrointestinal surgery
  • Thyroidectomy

Minimally invasive surgeries typically have shorter recovery times and reduced complications, allowing patients to resume the activities they enjoy. Learn more about some of the procedures and practice areas our general surgeons specialize in.


Laparoscopic colectomies

Beebe’s Dr. John Tyson performs laparoscopic colectomies for patients who have been diagnosed with colon cancer. Laparoscopy makes it much easier to see areas like the pelvis or upper abdomen that can be difficult to see in open surgery.


Hernia Repair

In most cases, hernias are a minor inconvenience, however some hernias can be life-threatening and require surgery.

Beebe is proud to offer advanced hernia repair procedures, both minimally invasive and robotically assisted. Most patients are usually back doing normal activities by four weeks, even less time for laparoscopic and robotic hernia repairs.


Beebe's General Surgery Providers

Our surgical team provides compassionate care and advanced surgical techniques. They’ll work closely with your primary care provider and the rest of the care team to provide the best treatment plan for you.


Request an Appointment

Call to schedule an appointment at the Beebe General Surgery office in Lewes, or speak with your primary care doctor about a referral.