General Surgery

WestCare General Surgeons provide expert inpatient and outpatient surgical care, including pre-operative and post-operative care at local practices. All surgeries are performed at Harris Regional Hospital in Sylva.
General surgery is one of WestCare’s five major service lines. We specialize in providing the most advanced surgery care for patients, including surgery for conditions and diseases affecting the following systems:


Gastroenterological  /  Breast  /  Skin  /  Soft tissue  / 

Endocrine system  /  Trauma & burns  /  Vascular surgery


Our surgeons are also experienced in the areas of pediatric and trauma/emergency surgery. Our full, expert clinical staff includes registered nurses, anesthesiologists, and certified registered nurse anesthetists who are part of the care team for surgery patients at WestCare.
Harris Regional Hospital was recently named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission in the area of surgical care.

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