General Surgery

Our approach to every surgery is carried out by a compassionate team committed to providing individualized patient-centered care.

A dedicated multidisciplinary surgical team

A wide range of specialists including anesthesiologists, radiologists, pathologists, nurses and nurse navigators ensure that patients benefit from our holistic approach to pre-operative and post-operative care.

Quality technology meets compassionate care

State-of-the-art surgical tools, techniques and facilities put Butler Health System on the cutting edge of surgical technology. But our surgical team makes Butler Health System remarkable, supported by a talented group of specialists and nurse practitioners committed to providing every patient with open communication and personalized and compassionate attention.

Types of surgery

We offer a wide range of major and outpatient surgeries performed by a highly skilled and compassionate surgical team. Personal attention remains our focus, before, during and after surgery. Procedures offered include:

  • Biopsies
  • Breast lumpectomy
  • Arteriovenous fistula creation and other dialysis access procedures
  • Removal of the appendix, gall bladder and spleen
  • Laparoscopic colon resection
  • Laparoscopic antireflux surgery
  • Gastric bypass and other bariatric procedures
  • Complex ventral hernia repair

Featured Doctors

 
    Tony Maalouf, MD

    Tony Maalouf, MD

    General Surgery

    Dr. Maalouf is a surgeon with BHS Surgical Associates. He has more than 21 years of experience as a surgeon and is board-certified in surgery by the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Maalouf received his medical degree from the Lebanese University School of Medicine in Beirut, Lebanon. He served his medical residency at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh.

    To make an appointment with Dr. Maalouf, please call 724-431-4190

     
      Ruthane F. Reginella, MD

      Ruthane F. Reginella, MD

      Diagnostic Radiology

      Dr. Reginella is a diagnostic radiologist specializing in women’s imaging and ultrasound. She has more than 21 years of experience and is board-certified in diagnostic radiology by the American Board of Radiology. Dr. Reginella received her medical degree from the Pennsylvania State College of Medicine in Hershey, PA, where she also served her residency. She competed her fellowship in women’s imaging at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center – Magee Women’s Hospital.