Surgery at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center

The surgeons at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center (SVMC) provide the communities in and around Bennington, Vt., with a high level of surgical expertise in many different specialties. When you come to SVMC for surgery, you can be sure you will receive excellent care from an experienced, close-knit team of anesthesiologists, registered nurses, and support staff. They’ll use the latest technology to provide you with the best possible outcome.

SVMC has surgeons in the following specialties:

General Surgery
General surgeons provide a wide range of surgical services in support of many different branches of medicine. The general surgeons at SVMC utilize advanced procedures including minimally invasive surgery to perform a wide range of surgeries, including gall bladder removals, appendectomies, hernia repair, and thyroid treatment. Learn more about the general surgeons at SVMC.

Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic surgeons specialize in surgical procedures involving bones, joints, and ligaments. With one of the largest orthopedic surgery teams in the region, SVMC has the expertise and the facilities to provide our patients with the latest orthopedic techniques and procedures including hip replacement, spine surgery, total ankle replacement and more. Learn more about the orthopedic surgeons at SVMC.

Plastic Surgery
Plastic surgery can play a pivotal role in someone’s rehabilitation following severe injuries or surgical procedures that caused disfigurement or injury to the body. SVMC's plastic surgeons are available for a wide range of reconstructive surgical procedures, including tumor removal, laceration repair, scar repair, hand surgery, and breast reconstruction. Learn more about the plastic surgeons at SVMC.

Oral Surgeons
Oral and maxillofacial surgeons specialize in numerous types of surgeries that address conditions of the mouth, jaws, neck, face, and skull. They include surgery to remove impacted teeth, diagnosis of tumors or cysts, and oral reconstructive surgery. Learn more about the oral and maxillofacial surgeons at SVMC.

Eye Surgery
The Ophthalmology Department at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center provides comprehensive eye care, including eye surgery. Our eye surgeons can provide expert surgery for the treatment of glaucoma and cataracts. SVMC is a leading provider of refractive surgery, also known as laser surgery, which can eliminate the need for glasses and contact lenses. Find an SVMC ophthalmologist.

Ear Nose & Throat Surgery
Ear, nose & throat (ENT) surgeons at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center routinely perform a wide range of both reconstructive and cosmetic surgeries. Common procedures include removal of tonsils (tonsillectomy) or adenoids (adenoidectomy), reconstruction of the ear drum (stapedectomy), and cochlear implants (a medical device that enables hearing). Find an SVMC otolaryngologist.

Podiatric Surgery
If your foot or ankle requires surgery, SVMC board-certified podiatrists can provide expert surgery services and as well as follow-up care. Our podiatric surgeons routinely offer surgery for conditions that affect the feet such as skin infections, tears in tendons or ligaments, and bone fractures. Find an SVMC podiatrist to arrange for a consultation.