General Surgery

The general surgery service provides comprehensive surgical care for Greenville Health System.


Greenville Memorial Hospital

890 W. Faris Rd., Suite 310, Greenville, SC 29605
864 455-8300 | View Map

Greer Memorial Hospital

340 Medical Parkway, Greer, SC 29650
864 797-9400 | View Map

Hillcrest Memorial Hospital

727 S.E. Main Street, Suite 130, Simpsonville, SC 29681
864 454-6560 | View Map

General Surgery-Laurens

1012 Medical Ridge Road, Clinton, SC 29325
864 833-3852 | View Map

Patewood Memorial Hospital

200 Patewood Drive, Suite B260, Greenville, SC 29615
864 454-2100 | View Map

Spartanburg Satellite Campus

333 S. Pine Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302
864 591-1664 | View Map


Greenville Health System (Prisma Health) is home to the largest group of general surgeons in the state. Our team of general surgeons provides comprehensive surgical care to meet a range of needs.


General surgery encompasses a wide range of procedures. Some of the most common procedures performed by our general surgery team include:

  • Open and laparoscopic surgery of the abdomen (gastro-intestinal tract, spleen, pancreas, liver)
  • Hernia surgery (both open and laparoscopic)
  • Upper endoscopy and colonoscopy
  • Breast surgery for both benign and malignant conditions
  • Skin and soft tissue surgery
  • Emergency surgical care, trauma evaluation and surgery 24 hours a day seven days a week with a board certified surgeon and staff of physicians in the hospital at all times
  • Surgical critical care

Surgical Education Program

In addition to patient care, surgeons in the General Surgery division participate in the Prisma Health surgical education program to help train future surgeons. The program teaches basic and advanced techniques to provide surgical residents with high-quality training and experience across a range of disciplines.

“It’s part of our mission to train surgeons to serve our community.”
Dane Smith, M.D., FACS

A Collaborative Treatment Approach

With one of the largest groups of general surgeons in the state, the Prisma Health general surgery division assists patients with a range of needs, from routine procedures to emergency surgical care. Surgeons often collaborate with physicians in other specialties as well as referring physicians to provide the most comprehensive care and most advanced treatment available.

Surgeons are available at several convenient locations, including the Greenville Hospital, Greer Memorial Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, and Patewood Hospital. Prisma Health surgeons also perform general surgery procedures at numerous outpatient locations throughout Greenville and the Upstate, SC area.