The general surgery service provides comprehensive surgical care for Greenville Health System.
Greenville Health System (GHS) 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:
In addition to patient care, surgeons in the General Surgery division participate in the GHS 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
With one of the largest groups of general surgeons in the state, the GHS 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. GHS surgeons also perform general surgery procedures at numerous outpatient locations throughout Greenville and the Upstate, SC area.