Surgical ServicesAt Hackensack Meridian Health, our surgeons are guided by our commitment to providing advanced and appropriate care, delivering the best possible outcomes, and maintaining open communications with you and your family.
Why Choose Hackensack Meridian Health
Our surgeons are committed to continuing education and use the latest surgical techniques and technology, including robotic surgery to offer patients faster recovery times and shorter hospital stays.
Patients travel from across the country and around the world to receive care from our world-renowned experts. Our physicians collectively perform thousands of surgeries a year in a wide range of surgical specialties.
Many of our hospitals have been recognized by The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program for superior outcomes for in surgical patient care.
Trauma & Acute Care Surgery
Surgical Approaches and Technology
Our surgeons have advanced training and extensive experience using the latest minimally invasive surgical approaches, imaging technology and post-surgical protocols including:
- Endoscopic surgical approach
- Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) protocols: these protocols are used to reduce the length of stay, improve recovery time, and lower the incidence of complications for patients.
- Fluorescence imaging: used to improve the visibility of organs and tissues and assess blood flow during surgery.
- Laparoscopic surgical approach
- Robotic technology
Robotic Surgery OptionsAt Hackensack Meridian Health, our surgeons use robotic surgical systems which allows them to use small incisions associated with traditional laparoscopic surgery, but with improved visualization and range of motion. Learn More About Robotic Surgery
Same-Day SurgeryWhile some surgeries require a hospital stay, many surgeries no longer do. Our surgeons offer same-day surgery when appropriate so you spend less time in the hospital and get you one your way to recovery in the comfort of your own home.
Adult abdominal conditions that can be treated with surgery:
Bariatric (weight loss) surgery
Colon and rectal cancer
Complex ventral hernias/abdominal wall reconstruction
Diseases of the colon and rectum
Diseases of the intestines
Diseases of the spleen
Diseases of the stomach
Gallbladder and biliary diseases
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), hiatal hernia
Urology Expertise Saves College Athlete’s Kidney
After a painful blockage in her ureter, Kali Grayson benefits from robotic surgery to cut out the ureter blockage and restore healthy kidney function.
If you or a loved one needs surgery, our expert surgery team offers the highest level of care to provide you with peace of mind and a successful outcome.