General Surgery Services


General surgery is a surgical specialty that focuses on abdominal organs such as intestines including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts and often the thyroid gland.  General surgeons also deal with diseases involving the skin and hernias.  General surgeons perform a majority of non-cosmetic breast surgery from lumpectomies to mastectomies, especially pertaining to the evaluation, diagnosis and surgical treatment of breast cancer.


Common procedures performed at NEMO ASC include:

  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Cystectomy  procedures
  • Gallbladder removal
  • Hernia repairs
  • Mastectomy/lumpectomy
  • Excisions of benign lesions
  • Colon and rectal procedures
    • Anal fistulectomy/fistulotomy
    • Destruction of anal lesions
    • Colonoscopies
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Endoscopy
  • Breast biopsy
  • Port-A-Cath insertion/removal

Extra attention is given to ensure a positive experience at our facility and clear instructions are provided for post-operative care as prescribed by your surgeon.

General Surgeons

Credentialed General Surgeons who perform procedures at our facility include:

Michael Bukstein, MD
Richie Goriparthi, MD
Aphrodite Henderson, MD
Patricia Hirner, MD
Melissa Matrisch, MD
Mujeeb Siddiqui, DO

Questions about General Surgery?

Feel free to contact us with any questions.  Ask your surgeon if outpatient surgery is right for you.

(573) 406-1301