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Surgery

Welcome to the Department of Surgery

Outstanding surgical care in a convenient community hospital setting.

Expertise
Your CHA surgery team has highly skilled, fellowship-trained physicians who joined us from some of the nation’s finest hospitals. They can help with many different needs – from foot care to eye surgery and nearly everything in between.

Each year we see patients during more than 60,000 visits.

Locations
CHA surgeons see patients at all three CHA Hospitals. Surgeries are performed at either Cambridge or Whidden Hospital.

CHA Cambridge Hospital CHA Somerville Hospital CHA Whidden Hospital

Subspecialty Care
CHA surgeons specialize in the following areas:

General Surgery  Plastic Surgery   Vascular Surgery  
Breast Surgery Podiatry (Foot Care) OB/GYN Surgery
Hepatobiliary/Pancreatic Thoracic Surgery Orthopaedics (Bone & Joint)
Ophthalmology (Eye Care) Urology
Otolaryngology (ENT)  

Many of our staff are trained in minimally-invasive surgery. Whenever possible your surgery will be done using the latest techniques that reduce pain and speed up your recovery.

Education
Podiatric Surgery - CHA is home to one of four Harvard podiatric surgery training programs, which means that some of the nation’s finest foot surgeons work here.

General Surgery - CHA works closely with the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and is a teaching site for the BIDMC General Surgery Residency Program.