Surgical Procedures

Common Surgeries Performed at St.Vincent Indianapolis

St.Vincent performs a wide range of surgeries. For specific information about your surgery, please speak to your surgeon. Following is a list of some of the most common surgeries we perform:

  •  Gallbadder Removal
  •  Carotid Endarterectomy
  •  Total Hip Replacement
  •  Total Knee Replacement
  •  Hysterectomy
  •  Laparoscopy
  •  Cataract
  •  Myringotomy (Ear Tubes)
  •  Inguinal Hernia
  •  Image Guided Sinus Surgery
  •  Exploratory Laparotomy
  •  Breast Biopsy
  •  Open Heart Surgery
  •  Neurology/Neuroscience Procedures
  •  Children's Surgeries

New Technology

St.Vincent is constantly updating technology to provide more effective procedures with reduced recovery times. Following are some of the newer procedures offered at St.Vincent:

  •  Radiofrequency Tumor Ablation (RITA) (treatment for liver cancer)
  •  TVT procedure (treatment for stress incontinence)
  •  Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair with Endovascular Graft (treatment for aneurysms)
  •  Prostate Seed Implants (treatment for prostate cancer)
  •  Uterine Balloon Therapy (Thermachoice)(treatment for excessive menstrual bleeding)
  •  Neuroendoscopy (MINOP) (allows doctors to see into the brain using a small telescope)
  •  Stealth-Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery (treatment for brain tumors/disorders)
  •  Enterra Therapy, Gastric Pacemaker (treatment for chronic nausea/vomiting)
  •  Sentinel Node Biopsy (treatment for tumors)

For more information on these services, speak with your surgeon or Contact Us.