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Surgery in Munster

In our dedicated, state-of-the-art operating suites, Franciscan Healthcare - Munster's board-certified surgeons use advanced technology and techniques to perform a wide range of surgeries and specialty procedures for adults and children.

Some surgeries are performed on an outpatient basis, meaning patients return home on the same day following their procedure. For our inpatients needing to stay following their surgery, Franciscan Healthcare - Munster offers spacious, comfortable recovery rooms, staffed with the most experienced, compassionate nurses in the region.


Types of Surgery

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Heart Surgery and Vascular Procedures

The endovascular and cardiovascular team at Franciscan Healthcare - Munster combines world-class technology, highly trained staff, and exceptional facilities to produce positive outcomes.

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Orthopedic Surgery

Providing the detailed care that comes from years of experience with orthopedic patients - you can be confident that your orthopedic surgery and follow up care is in the hands of skilled professionals who help put you at ease throughout the surgical and healing process.

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Spinal Surgery

Franciscan Healthcare - Munster offers a comprehensive multidisciplinary approach to patients in need of spine care including advanced fusion techniques and surgeries that are minimally invasive.

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Gastrointestinal (GI) Services

Using advanced technology, our expert physicians and surgeons diagnose and treat colon, esophagus, stomach, pancreatic, liver, and gallbladder issues.

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Podiatric Medicine

Franciscan Healthcare - Munster offers many non-invasive, minimally invasive surgeries in order to speed the healing process for issues to the foot and ankle.

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Surgeries - Women's Health

Offering a wide range of gynecological surgery services, our program provides comprehensive treatment options for many of the gynecologic conditions women face.

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More Surgical Options at Franciscan Healthcare - Munster

  • Ophthalmology
  • Urologic Procedures
  • Cosmetic / Plastic Surgery
  • Pediatric Dentistry

Most surgeries are performed in the hospital’s east wing. To learn more about our Surgical Services, call (219) 922-4200.

Outpatient Surgery

Outpatient surgery is available at Franciscan Same Day Surgery, a department of Franciscan Healthcare – Munster. This surgery center, located just a few blocks from the hospital, is dedicated to providing excellent outpatient surgery and after-care to patients.

Types of Surgery and Services Available

  • ENT
  • Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Plastic Surgery
Is bariatric surgery right for you?
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Bariatric surgery is available with Franciscan Alliance at the Midwest Bariatric Institute in Dyer. Accredited for metabolic and bariatric surgery, the Midwest Bariatric Institute has helped those in Northwest Indiana and south Chicago lose weight and gain better control of their health.

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