General Surgery Services at MCH
General Surgery


When you need surgery, you know you can count on MCH’s board-certified general surgeons.  They have specialized knowledge and expertise to perform surgery on a wide variety of medical conditions. ​Our team is highly-trained, and offers the newest cutting edge approaches and techniques. They care for patient needs before surgery (preoperative care), during surgery, and after surgery (postoperative care).

Our general surgeons work closely with other specialists involved in each patient’s care to diagnose and provide timely surgical intervention for complex conditions. Our highly skilled surgical staff will create a safe and comfortable atmosphere for you, while delivering comprehensive, top-quality care.

Starting with your initial visit, right through your surgery and follow-up care, you can be assured of expert, attentive care from our entire MCH staff.

Dr Brian Kwitkin

Common General Surgery Procedures

  • Abdomen
  • Appendix
  • Colon
  • Gallbladder
  • Gastrointestinal tract
  • Hernia
  • Rectum
  • Skin lesions and masses

Laparoscopic Hernia Repairs:

  • Ventral
  • Umbilical
  • Incisional
  • Recurrent

Abdominal Procedures:

  • Laparoscopic Appendectomy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Colon Surgery
  • PEG tube placement/removal

Anal/Rectal Procedures:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Colonoscopy


  • Lymph node
  • Liver
  • Temporal Artery

Skin Conditions:

  • Skin lesions
  • Subcutaneous masses
  • Sebaceous Cyst

Miscellaneous Procedures:

  • Chemotherapy Port Placement and Removal
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Hematoma Evacuations

Wound Care:

  • Chronic & Acute wounds