There are many types of  specialized surgeons who perform a variety of surgical procedures throughout Oregon and the Pacific Northwest. This requires many levels of training. An Oregon surgeons education can range from extensive training in general surgery, to highly specialized procedures within their chosen field. The specialties of many surgeons often overlap. There are specialists in all fields. Below are some that are featured in Oregon Health News.


More than 25 years ago, Oregon Surgical Specialists, PC was founded on the principle of delivering high quality surgical care in a comfortable and compassionate atmosphere.  Their surgeons have been leaders in general, endocrine, bariatric, vascular, endovasular, laparoscopic surgery and cutting edge procedures. 


The most innovative and comprehensive cardiovascular care in Oregon is available at Providence Heart and Vascular Institute, which comprises more than 80 highly-skilled physicians and surgeons. Each year at the Institute, more than 13,000 patients benefit from the latest advances in diagnosis, treatment and cardiac surgery.


Pacific Spine specialists can provide comprehensive spinal care for all conditions. Their team of orthopedic spine surgeons have the experience to evaluate all spinal conditions. They promote non-surgical options and care. When surgery is recommended, they can utilize the latest technical advancements.


The closer to home, the better you feel and the quicker you heal. Samaritan Health Services offers a complete line of general and specialty surgical services in your area using the latest techniques and equipment.  Many of their surgical and medical physicians are board-certified specialists who, along with the most advanced equipment and technologies, improve and maintain the health of our patients.


The Surgery Center of Southern Oregon provides a high quality alternative to in-patient hospitalization. Their facility offers multi-specialty outpatient surgery and other diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to patients of all ages. The Surgery Center has a Medical Staff of more than 60 of the area's most respected surgeons in various specialties including Orthopedics, Podiatry, General/Vascular Plastic and Reconstructive, Ear, Nose & Throat, Gynecology Neurology  and Urology.


Founded in 1946, the BMC Surgery Department is Central Oregon’s oldest and most respected surgical department offering the latest in surgery techniques. Their services encompass all aspects of general surgery, including abdominal, colon/rectal, endocrine/thyroid, pediatric, breast, vascular and cancer-related operations. They also offer innovative laparoscopic procedures featuring minimally invasive techniques, and leading-edge treatments for esophageal cases, with surgical operations at both St. Charles Medical Center and at the Bend Surgery Center.