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Surgery in Indianapolis

Surgery for every procedure, no matter how simple or complex

From simple, minimally-invasive surgeries to complex orthopedic, heart, and vascular procedures, Franciscan St. Francis Health – Indianapolis offers complete surgical services.  Our patients can be assured that their surgery will be performed by a highly trained, experienced medical staff within a state-of-the-art facility.  The da Vinci Surgical System is also used for a wide variety of medical procedures.

Franciscan St. Francis Surgical Services offer a full spectrum of specialty surgeries using the most current technology and equipment in order to reduce incision size, decrease bleeding, and shorten healing time – all with the same quality results.  Our acute pain services help patients control their own pain while promoting healing.

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Colon and Rectal Surgery

Franciscan St. Francis Health’s colon and rectal surgery department specializes in disorders of the lower gastrointestinal tract. Our colon and rectal surgical staff works closely with other medical specialists to provide state-of-the-art treatment and care for patients. 

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Heart and Vascular Surgery

The Franciscan St. Francis Heart Center combines world-class technology, highly trained staff, and exceptional facilities to produce positive outcomes.

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Patients have access to a full-service clinical neurosurgery program that treats patients with a broad spectrum of brain, spine and peripheral diseases.

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Orthopedic Surgery


Patients have access to non-surgical and surgical treatments, including minimally invasive techniques. Our specially trained nursing and clinical staff are committed to providing the best solutions to meet your orthopedics and rehabilitation needs. 


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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Franciscan St. Francis offers reconstructive surgery for cancer patients, as well as cosmetic surgery for those interested in enhancing their appearance. 

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Robotic Surgery

Franciscan St. Francis offers urological and gynecological surgical procedures with the da Vinci® Surgical System - the most effective, least invasive surgical treatment available. 
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Weight Loss Surgery

The bariatric surgery program at the Franciscan St. Francis Weight Loss Center offers surgical options for individuals who have been unsuccessful losing weight with other methods and who are more than 100 pounds overweight. 

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Stephen J O'Neil MD
General Surgery
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Plastic Surgery
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General Surgery
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This listing represents employees of the Franciscan Physician Network as well as independent members of the Medical Staff who choose to practice at a Franciscan Alliance hospital.