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When Brian Rathbone (an officer
in the Paterson Fire Department) injured his knee, he could have gone to any hospital for his orthopedic surgery and physical therapy... but he trusts Newton Medical Center the most.
Read Brian's story
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The Department of Surgery provides services in a variety of specialized areas meant to meet the needs of the patients we serve. These include General Surgery, Hand, Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery, Gynecology, Urology, Opthalmology, Orthopedics, Podiatry, Ear, Nose & Throat and Vascular Surgery. Staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, we also provide emergent care in a state-of-the-art setting.
Oncology (cancer care) is our primary sub specialty. We address all needs of the cancer patient including Outpatient Chemotherapy Administration, Pain Management and referrals to community resources. Our Surgical Suite is also equipped to handle a variety of minor procedures, including endoscopies.
The Surgical team, which includes a Board Certified General Surgeon available around the clock, completes more than 4,200 surgical procedures each year. Should you need surgery, we want you to know that you can feel confident you will receive quality care from a skilled, experienced staff of caring surgeons, nurses and personnel.
In fact, Newton Medical Center's Department of Surgery recently ranked among the top five percent out of 70 New Jersey hospitals for surveys that measured "the skill of the physician."
Should you need surgery, please ask your physician about having the procedure done at Newton Medical Center.