Each year, over 20,000 patients receive surgery at Allegiance Health, either as an inpatient or outpatient. That’s almost 55 people every day who are returned to better health and well-being because of the expertise of our surgeons and their supportive care team. When your medical care demands surgery, rest assured Allegiance Health is here with a full spectrum of high quality surgery care.
Allegiance Health has provided advanced medical cardiac care for many years. With the opening of our new Heart and Vascular Center in February 2008, we now compliment this medical care with some of the highest quality surgical care available in Michigan. Partnering with cardiac surgeons from the University of Michigan, patients are now able to receive procedures such as heart valve and coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery. Find a cardiac surgeon »
Allegiance Health has a long history of having top-quality general surgeons on its staff. These surgeons perform surgery on a variety of conditions involving the breast, endocrine system (e.g. pituitary and thyroid glands), colon, liver, and pancreas. Find a general surgeon »
Maxillofacial and Oral Surgery
Allegiance maxillofacial and oral surgeons, who traditionally have dentistry training, specialize in treating surgery involving the mouth, jaw, face, skull and associate structures. Find a maxillofacial or oral surgeon »
Surgery of the nervous system, including the brain and spine, is the focus of our excellent neurosurgeons. They will treat conditions such as brain and spine tumors, spinal stenosis, spinal disc herniation, cerebral aneurysms, and epilepsy. Find a neurosurgeon »
Obstetrical and gynecological surgery
Obstetricians and gynecologists (OB/Gyn) use surgery to treat certain conditions in women, including gynecologic cancer. Several Allegiance OB/Gyns now use the da Vinci Surgical System to perform these surgeries, often resulting in less pain, less blood loss, few complications, less scarring, shorter hospital stay and a faster return to normal daily activities. Find an OB/Gyn »
Allegiance Health excels at surgery of the skeletal system, including hip and knee replacements. Patients who have received their joint replacements in our Joint Camp have received excellent clinical results and a great overall experience. In fact, 90 percent of patients receiving care in the Joint Camp have said they would recommend the service to their family or friends. In addition, Allegiance has physicians on staff who specialize in surgery of the hand, wrist (including carpal tunnel syndrome), foot and ankle. Find an orthopaedic surgeon »
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
Allegiance Health plastic and reconstructive surgeons diagnose and treat congenital (from birth) abnormalities, as well as those acquired other ways, such as an accident. These surgeons also perform surgery on patients who desire elective surgery for cosmetic purposes. As examples, our surgeons treat conditions ranging from breast augmentation and reduction to cleft palate reconstruction. Find a plastic or reconstructive surgeon »
Allegiance Health uses minimally invasive robotic surgery to provide surgeons with enhanced capabilities to perform procedures such as thoracic surgery; urologic surgery; digestive health surgery; and obstetrical and gynecological surgeries. While skillfully manipulating robotic arms, surgeons are able to make smaller, more precise movements with small instruments through just a few tiny openings versus the large incision necessary in traditional open surgery.
Potential benefits of robotic surgery versus traditional open surgery include shorter hospital stays, faster recovery, reduced risk of infection, quicker return to daily activities, less pain and minimized scarring. Find a minimally invasive robotic surgeon »
Allegiance thoracic surgeons treat diseases affecting organs inside the thorax (chest), excluding the heart. For example, they will care for patients needing treatment for their lungs, chest wall, esophagus and diaphragm, including removing of cancer in these areas. Find a thoracic surgeon »
Allegiance urologists have performed surgery to treat enlarged and cancerous prostates for quite some time. However, in recent years, these surgeons started performing these prostate surgeries using the da Vinci Surgical System. This method usually benefits the patient with a faster recovery time, less pain and less tissue damage and scarring. Find a urologist »
Vascular surgeons at Allegiance Health diagnose and treat diseased or damaged arteries and veins. Our vascular surgeons partner with other experts such as cardiologists, neurologists and radiologists to bring the most appropriate care to our patients. Vascular surgeons treat conditions such as varicose veins, diseased limbs caused by complications from diabetes, and abdominal aneurysm. Find a vascular surgeon »