Surgery at NMC
Welcome To Surgery at NMC
Patients needing surgery are often pleasantly surprised that “we do that here.” Not only can our surgeons perform over 3,000 types of procedure, a majority of them are now minimally invasive — which means that our surgeons make smaller incisions, allowing for quicker recovery times.
Contact Northwestern Surgical Services
Contemplating surgery can be daunting. A great first step is to do research about the capabilities and services on offer in your area. If you have questions, call Janet Havrilko in our Community Relations Department at 802-524-1280. She’ll be happy to steer you in the right direction and answer any questions you may have. To contact the Surgical Services Department, call 802-524-1073.
Year after year, we continue to be ranked among the best in the nation for overall patient satisfaction by Avatar, an independent hospital quality evaluation firm.
Low Infection Rates
A key measure of the quality of care patients receive in surgery is a low infection rate. Our rates are dramatically lower than the national norms.