Surgical Treatments and Services

Cooley Dickinson General Surgical Care is pleased to offer a comprehensive range of advanced, minimally invasive surgical options.

Below are examples of procedures we commonly perform. Please note that this list does not represent all of our surgeries. If you are considering a surgical procedure not listed here, please contact us for more information.


  • Appendectomy (appendix removal)
  • Cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal)
  • Hernia repair
  • Liver and bile duct surgeries
  • Small bowel surgeries
  • Splenectomy (spleen removal)
  • Stomach surgeries


  • Benign breast conditions
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph node removal
  • Simple mastectomy
  • Tissue removal for biopsy
  • Total mastectomy


  • Colon cancer surgery
  • Colonoscopy and sigmoidoscopy
  • Surgical treatment of hemorrhoids
  • Tissue removal for biopsy
  • Tumor and polyp removal


  • Abscess and cellulitis treatments
  • Cyst and lipomas removal
  • Moles and skin tags
  • Removal of skin/subcutaneous lesions for biopsy

Endocrine/Other Surgeries

Surgical Oncology

Our surgeons perform procedures related to cancers of the body systems listed here, as well as other types of cancer. In general, we are able to make same-day appointments for cancer patients referred for surgery. Please contact us for more information about our surgical oncology services.

Kittredge Surgery Center

The surgeons at Cooley Dickinson Medical Group General Surgical Care practice perform surgery at Cooley Dickinson Hospital’s Kittredge Surgery Center. The Center is a large, ultra-modern facility that features spacious operating suites, private recovery areas and employs the latest surgical, anesthesia and infection prevention technologies.

Entrance to the Kittredge Surgery Center, Cooley Dickinson Hospital, 30 Locust Street, Northampton, MA 01060.