General Surgery Department | Surgery in Waterford | UPMC Whitfield

General Surgery at UPMC Whitfield Hospital

World-class care starts with experts in General Surgery.

UPMC Whitfield Hospital puts our patients at the center of everything we do – and it begins with general surgical care.

Our General Surgery department consists of highly qualified and experienced consultants, alongside a dedicated nursing and allied health professional team.

Our range of treatments in our general surgery departments covers colorectal surgery, abdominal surgery, upper gastrointestinal surgery alongside a comprehensive diagnostics service.

General Surgery Services

  • Colorectal surgery
  • Abdominal surgery
  • Upper gastrointestinal surgery
  • Groin and abdominal wall hernias
  • Laparoscopic gall bladder surgery
  • Direct access colonoscopy and upper GI endoscopy
  • Treatment of diseases of GI tract including anorectal conditions and Pilonidal disease
  • Surgery and laser therapy for varicose veins
  • Central venous access procedures
  • Adult circumcision and vasectomy
  • Day case general paediatric surgery above 4 years of age including hernia repairs, undescended testis and circumcision
  • Minor surgery for toe nails, simple and complex skin lesion removals.

Contact Details

General Surgery Department



Simon Cross
Prof Gerry
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Telephone: 051 337 400
Telephone: 051 337 400

Telephone: 045 982300

Telephone: 056-7775275
Telephone: 051 337 444

Telephone: 051 359 757

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