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Surgery Services at Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center

Surgery Services

Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center is staffed by an experienced and well-trained surgical staff and offer several surgeons and specialists who together offer the following services:

  • General Surgeries
    • Removing the gallbladder
    • Removing the appendix
    • Repairing various types of hernias
    • Removal and pathologic examination of various lumps and bumps also called lesions
  • da Vinci Xi Robotic Assisted Surgeries - Dr. Sandeep Vijan
    • Hernia Repair
    • Gall Bladder Surgery
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Intestinal Surgery
    • And more
  • Dr. L Ginger Frederiksen specializes in minimally invasive surgical and non-surgical approaches to abnormal uterine bleeding to include:
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Endometrial Ablation
    • Medical Management
    • IUD'S
  • Laparoscopic and daVinci xi Robotic Assisted approaches for:
    • Pelvic Pain
    • Benign Uterine, Tubal or Ovarian Pathology
    • Medical Management
    • Endometriosis and more
  • Appointments are available on Wednesday's.
  • Podiatric Surgery (or surgery of the foot and ankle)
  • Gastrointestinal Procedures
    • EGD-Fiber optic Examination of the esophagus and stomach. Used for diagnosing and monitoring ulcers, heartburn and irritations of the stomach and esophagus. Also used in monitoring those at increased risk for esophageal cancer
    • Colonoscopy - Fiber optic examination of the large intestine. Diagnosing and monitoring those with a high risk for colon cancer (finding and removing polys), and irritations and diseases of the large intestine like Chron's disease or Ulcerative Colitis.
    • Placement of feeding tubes for those who are unable to obtain nutrition by chewing and swallowing.
  • Infusion Clinic 8a-4p Monday, 2p-4p Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Blood transfusion- blood products
    • Osteoporosis - injection/infusions
  • Ophthalmology & Oculoplastic Surgery
    • Surgical removal of cataracts
    • Corneal transplants
    • Surgical removal of various lesions on the eye and lids of the eye.
    • Placement of stents for the treatment of high pressure in the eye known as glaucoma

Without leaving your community you have access to EGDs, and colonoscopies provided by double boarded gastroenterologists; cataract surgery, corneal transplants, eye stents and other ophthalmic procedures performed by a board-certified Ophthalmologist who travels from Colorado Springs to our community.

General surgical procedures such as hernia repairs, gall bladder surgery, appendectomies and more performed by our very own board-certified general surgeon, Dr. Sandeep Vijan. We also have two anesthesia providers available for interventional pain injections that help with chronic back pain.