Desert West Surgery

Desert West Surgery General & Minimally Invasive Surgeons & Surgical Oncologists located in Las Vegas, NV We offer comprehensive medical and surgical care in the diagnosis and treatment for males and females that includes:We offer comprehensive medical and surgical care in the diagnosis and treatment for males and females that includes:• BREAST SURGERY
o BREAST BIOPSY
o LUMPETCTOMY
o LYMPH NODES
o MASTECTOMY
• CANCER SURGERY
o BREAST SURGERY
o COLON CANCER
o STOMACH CANCER (GASTRECTOMY)
o PANCREATIC CANCER
• COLON SURGERY
o BOWEL OBSTRUCTION
o COLON CANCER
o COLONIC BLEEDING
o DIVERTICULITIS
o HEMORRHOIDS
o INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
o RE**AL PROLAPSE
• GALLBLADDER
o COMMON BILE DUCT EXPLORATION
o da Vinci® SURGERY SINGLE SITE
o LAPROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY
o TRADITIONAL OPEN CHOLECYSTECTOMY
• GASTROINTESTINAL SURGERY
o GASTRECTOMY FOR CANCER
o PLACEMENT OF GASTRIC FEEDING TUBES
• HERNIA REPAIR
• LIVER SURGERY
o LIVERY BIOPSY AND RESECTION
• PANCREACTIC SURGERY
o BILIOPANCREATIC DIVERSION
o PANCREATITIS
o PANCREATIC CANCER
• WHIPPLE PROCEDURE
• ROBOTIC SURGERY –MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY
o da Vinci® SURGERY FOR GALLBLADDER DISEASE (CHOLECYSTECTOMY)
o da Vinci® SURGERYFOR GASTRECTOMY
o da Vinci® SURGERY FOR STOMACH CANCER (GASTRECTOMY)
• THYROID SURGERY
o FINE NEEDLE ASPIRATION
o PARATHYROID
o TOTAL
o THROID LOBECTOMY
• VASCULAR ACCESS SURGERY
o VASCULAR ACCESS CATHETERS
• VEIN TREATMENT

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During a colonoscopy, abnormalities can be identified and removed. This procedure provides accurate diagnosis and treatm...
11/10/2021

During a colonoscopy, abnormalities can be identified and removed. This procedure provides accurate diagnosis and treatment without the need for a major operation!

During a colonoscopy, abnormalities can be identified and removed. This procedure provides accurate diagnosis and treatment without the need for a major operation!

Testimonial: "I needed to have gallbladder surgery and was recommended by my gastroenterologist to see Dr. Johnson. He's...
11/08/2021

Testimonial: "I needed to have gallbladder surgery and was recommended by my gastroenterologist to see Dr. Johnson. He's very professional and truly cares. I love the staff here!" Learn more about our practice!
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Testimonial: "I needed to have gallbladder surgery and was recommended by my gastroenterologist to see Dr. Johnson. He's very professional and truly cares. I love the staff here!" Learn more about our practice!
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It is important to bring a pair of loose-fitting clothes for after surgery! Your body becomes swollen and sore from surg...
11/06/2021

It is important to bring a pair of loose-fitting clothes for after surgery! Your body becomes swollen and sore from surgery, so a big pair of sweatpants with an oversized sweatshirt will be perfect to jump into after surgery!

It is important to bring a pair of loose-fitting clothes for after surgery! Your body becomes swollen and sore from surgery, so a big pair of sweatpants with an oversized sweatshirt will be perfect to jump into after surgery!

Experienced, trusted general surgical care from Desert West Surgery is just a call away! We can help patients with a var...
11/04/2021

Experienced, trusted general surgical care from Desert West Surgery is just a call away! We can help patients with a variety of procedures to ensure they have excellent health. Learn more:
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Experienced, trusted general surgical care from Desert West Surgery is just a call away! We can help patients with a variety of procedures to ensure they have excellent health. Learn more:
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Wishing you a night full of frights and a bag full of delights. Happy Halloween from Desert West Surgery! 🎃
10/31/2021

Wishing you a night full of frights and a bag full of delights. Happy Halloween from Desert West Surgery! 🎃

Wishing you a night full of frights and a bag full of delights. Happy Halloween from Desert West Surgery! 🎃

"1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer by the age of 70" (National Skin Cancer Foundation). Learn more about skin ca...
10/31/2021

"1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer by the age of 70" (National Skin Cancer Foundation). Learn more about skin cancer and get screened by one of our specialists today. https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

"1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer by the age of 70" (National Skin Cancer Foundation). Learn more about skin cancer and get screened by one of our specialists today. https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Think of a colonoscopy as a preventative procedure! This procedure is apart of a normal health and wellness routine once...
10/27/2021

Think of a colonoscopy as a preventative procedure! This procedure is apart of a normal health and wellness routine once you hit a certain age. If you have any questions, contact the experts at Desert West Surgery!
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Think of a colonoscopy as a preventative procedure! This procedure is apart of a normal health and wellness routine once you hit a certain age. If you have any questions, contact the experts at Desert West Surgery!
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The surgeons and staff at Desert West Surgery are passionate about the prevention, treatment, and management of illness....
10/25/2021

The surgeons and staff at Desert West Surgery are passionate about the prevention, treatment, and management of illness. To learn more about our practice and view our full list of services, click below!
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The surgeons and staff at Desert West Surgery are passionate about the prevention, treatment, and management of illness. To learn more about our practice and view our full list of services, click below!
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Women are especially prone to contracting heart disease. For tips on prevention, Desert West Surgery's caring team is he...
10/24/2021

Women are especially prone to contracting heart disease. For tips on prevention, Desert West Surgery's caring team is here for you! We specialize in women's health to ensure that you lead a long and healthy life!

Women are especially prone to contracting heart disease. For tips on prevention, Desert West Surgery's caring team is here for you! We specialize in women's health to ensure that you lead a long and healthy life!

When patients need minimally invasive surgery, whether it is for a problem in the colon, gallbladder, liver, or pancreas...
10/20/2021

When patients need minimally invasive surgery, whether it is for a problem in the colon, gallbladder, liver, or pancreas, the team at Desert West Surgery may recommend robotic surgery. Learn more via our website!
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When patients need minimally invasive surgery, whether it is for a problem in the colon, gallbladder, liver, or pancreas, the team at Desert West Surgery may recommend robotic surgery. Learn more via our website!
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/services/robotic-surgery?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Try to avoid drinking alcohol at least two weeks before your procedure to ensure everything goes smoothly. Alcohol is a ...
10/17/2021

Try to avoid drinking alcohol at least two weeks before your procedure to ensure everything goes smoothly. Alcohol is a suppressant and affects the heart and immune system, not a great recipe for surgery. Any questions before your procedure? We are here to answer them!

Try to avoid drinking alcohol at least two weeks before your procedure to ensure everything goes smoothly. Alcohol is a suppressant and affects the heart and immune system, not a great recipe for surgery. Any questions before your procedure? We are here to answer them!

Hernias only worsen over time due to ongoing pressure from daily activities. The team at Desert West Surgery has years o...
10/15/2021

Hernias only worsen over time due to ongoing pressure from daily activities. The team at Desert West Surgery has years of experience with surgical hernia repair. Learn more about how we can help here!
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Hernias only worsen over time due to ongoing pressure from daily activities. The team at Desert West Surgery has years of experience with surgical hernia repair. Learn more about how we can help here!
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Cleaning and disinfecting your home can help slow the spread of COVID-19. Follow the CDC's everyday steps to keep high-t...
10/13/2021

Cleaning and disinfecting your home can help slow the spread of COVID-19. Follow the CDC's everyday steps to keep high-touch surfaces clean and germ-free.
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/disinfecting-your-home.html

Cleaning and disinfecting your home can help slow the spread of COVID-19. Follow the CDC's everyday steps to keep high-touch surfaces clean and germ-free.
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/disinfecting-your-home.html

Some surgeries are not as invasive as they used to be! Technology has made minimally invasive robotic surgery possible. ...
10/11/2021

Some surgeries are not as invasive as they used to be! Technology has made minimally invasive robotic surgery possible. This allows surgeons to perform procedures by controlling robotic arms that give flexibility and precision to each surgical operation.

Some surgeries are not as invasive as they used to be! Technology has made minimally invasive robotic surgery possible. This allows surgeons to perform procedures by controlling robotic arms that give flexibility and precision to each surgical operation.

There are a handful of foods that you can eat to prevent yourself from getting an infection after surgery. Before and af...
10/08/2021

There are a handful of foods that you can eat to prevent yourself from getting an infection after surgery. Before and after your procedure, eat lots of yogurt, cauliflower, kale, and garlic to avoid any complications from infection!

There are a handful of foods that you can eat to prevent yourself from getting an infection after surgery. Before and after your procedure, eat lots of yogurt, cauliflower, kale, and garlic to avoid any complications from infection!

Experienced, trusted general surgical care from Desert West Surgery is just a call away! We can help patients with a var...
10/05/2021

Experienced, trusted general surgical care from Desert West Surgery is just a call away! We can help patients with a variety of procedures to ensure they have excellent health. Learn more:
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Experienced, trusted general surgical care from Desert West Surgery is just a call away! We can help patients with a variety of procedures to ensure they have excellent health. Learn more:
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

When discussing your surgical procedure, be honest with your surgeon! Lifestyle choices, including the use of recreation...
10/04/2021

When discussing your surgical procedure, be honest with your surgeon! Lifestyle choices, including the use of recreational drugs or alcohol, can affect the way your body responds to anesthesia, which can pose a health risk if not addressed appropriately.

When discussing your surgical procedure, be honest with your surgeon! Lifestyle choices, including the use of recreational drugs or alcohol, can affect the way your body responds to anesthesia, which can pose a health risk if not addressed appropriately.

Depending on what medication we give you after surgery, we may advise you to increase the consumption of fiber and water...
10/01/2021

Depending on what medication we give you after surgery, we may advise you to increase the consumption of fiber and water to help with constipation. There are a ton of fiber supplements to help, ask us what the best ones are for your situation!

Depending on what medication we give you after surgery, we may advise you to increase the consumption of fiber and water to help with constipation. There are a ton of fiber supplements to help, ask us what the best ones are for your situation!

The thyroid secretes multiple hormones that send signals and influence how the body functions. These signals can influen...
09/30/2021

The thyroid secretes multiple hormones that send signals and influence how the body functions. These signals can influence metabolism, growth, body temperature, and more.

The thyroid secretes multiple hormones that send signals and influence how the body functions. These signals can influence metabolism, growth, body temperature, and more.

New cases of melanoma have increased every year for the last 10 years. At the same time, death rates have fallen thanks ...
09/27/2021

New cases of melanoma have increased every year for the last 10 years. At the same time, death rates have fallen thanks to better awareness. Changes in skin should be addressed at Desert West Surgery. Learn more:
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New cases of melanoma have increased every year for the last 10 years. At the same time, death rates have fallen thanks to better awareness. Changes in skin should be addressed at Desert West Surgery. Learn more:
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Liver disease, an inflamed pancreas, and benign tumors are a few of the top reasons for liver or pancreatic surgery. Wit...
09/23/2021

Liver disease, an inflamed pancreas, and benign tumors are a few of the top reasons for liver or pancreatic surgery. With years of experience, our specialists at Desert West Surgery offers these procedures with care. Learn more!
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/services/liver-and-pancreatic-surgery?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Liver disease, an inflamed pancreas, and benign tumors are a few of the top reasons for liver or pancreatic surgery. With years of experience, our specialists at Desert West Surgery offers these procedures with care. Learn more!
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/services/liver-and-pancreatic-surgery?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Throughout the different stages of a woman's life, they have different nutritional needs. Check out this article by the ...
09/21/2021

Throughout the different stages of a woman's life, they have different nutritional needs. Check out this article by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to learn what these dietary needs are:

https://www.eatright.org/food/nutrition/dietary-guidelines-and-myplate/healthy-eating-for-women

Throughout the different stages of a woman's life, they have different nutritional needs. Check out this article by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to learn what these dietary needs are:

https://www.eatright.org/food/nutrition/dietary-guidelines-and-myplate/healthy-eating-for-women

While hernias can be extremely uncomfortable and prevent you from exercising or lifting anything, our team can treat the...
09/19/2021

While hernias can be extremely uncomfortable and prevent you from exercising or lifting anything, our team can treat them effectively. To learn more about our expert team and how we can treat your hernia, visit our website! https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

While hernias can be extremely uncomfortable and prevent you from exercising or lifting anything, our team can treat them effectively. To learn more about our expert team and how we can treat your hernia, visit our website! https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Please don't be nervous about your upcoming surgery; there is no need to be when you are under the care of our expert te...
09/19/2021

Please don't be nervous about your upcoming surgery; there is no need to be when you are under the care of our expert team. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your procedure, don't hesitate to contact us: https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Please don't be nervous about your upcoming surgery; there is no need to be when you are under the care of our expert team. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your procedure, don't hesitate to contact us: https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Rest is essential to the post surgery process. A post-surgical fitness routine is important, but be sure to have adequat...
09/17/2021

Rest is essential to the post surgery process. A post-surgical fitness routine is important, but be sure to have adequate amounts of rest before and in between in order to avoid additional problems.

Rest is essential to the post surgery process. A post-surgical fitness routine is important, but be sure to have adequate amounts of rest before and in between in order to avoid additional problems.

Millions of Americans suffer from gallstones, along with the painful symptoms they can cause. Learn how to tell when it'...
09/16/2021

Millions of Americans suffer from gallstones, along with the painful symptoms they can cause. Learn how to tell when it's time to consider having surgery in our recent blog;
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/blog/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Millions of Americans suffer from gallstones, along with the painful symptoms they can cause. Learn how to tell when it's time to consider having surgery in our recent blog;
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/blog/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

A colonoscopy is a rite of passage for when patients reach a certain age. If you've reached your middle years, it may be...
09/10/2021

A colonoscopy is a rite of passage for when patients reach a certain age. If you've reached your middle years, it may be time to think about getting this preventative procedure done! Call our experts at 702-613-0255!

A colonoscopy is a rite of passage for when patients reach a certain age. If you've reached your middle years, it may be time to think about getting this preventative procedure done! Call our experts at 702-613-0255!

At Desert West Surgery, we specialize in general, oncological, and colorectal surgery, which covers the vast spectrum of...
09/08/2021

At Desert West Surgery, we specialize in general, oncological, and colorectal surgery, which covers the vast spectrum of health conditions affecting the body, from the thyroid through the digestive tract. Learn more!
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

At Desert West Surgery, we specialize in general, oncological, and colorectal surgery, which covers the vast spectrum of health conditions affecting the body, from the thyroid through the digestive tract. Learn more!
https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Thank you to all of the hard-working individuals that contributed to the achievements of American workers in every field...
09/06/2021

Thank you to all of the hard-working individuals that contributed to the achievements of American workers in every field! Happy Labor Day from Desert West Surgery!

Thank you to all of the hard-working individuals that contributed to the achievements of American workers in every field! Happy Labor Day from Desert West Surgery!

If you are overweight, try to lose a few pounds before your surgery! This will allow our team to perform the procedure m...
09/05/2021

If you are overweight, try to lose a few pounds before your surgery! This will allow our team to perform the procedure more efficiently and will increase our visibility of the affected area.

If you are overweight, try to lose a few pounds before your surgery! This will allow our team to perform the procedure more efficiently and will increase our visibility of the affected area.

Whether patients develop a common condition or are diagnosed with complex cancer involving the colon, liver, or pancreas...
09/03/2021

Whether patients develop a common condition or are diagnosed with complex cancer involving the colon, liver, or pancreas, they can count on the expertise of the doctors at Desert West Surgery. Call 702-613-0255 to make an appointment today!

Whether patients develop a common condition or are diagnosed with complex cancer involving the colon, liver, or pancreas, they can count on the expertise of the doctors at Desert West Surgery. Call 702-613-0255 to make an appointment today!

Our expert surgeons can help patients with a variety of general procedures. From appendicitis to gallbladder surgery, ou...
08/30/2021

Our expert surgeons can help patients with a variety of general procedures. From appendicitis to gallbladder surgery, our team has you covered! Visit our website to view our full list of services and procedures! https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

Our expert surgeons can help patients with a variety of general procedures. From appendicitis to gallbladder surgery, our team has you covered! Visit our website to view our full list of services and procedures! https://www.desertwestsurgery.com/?utm_source=social&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=smades

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1111 Shadow Lane
Las Vegas, NV
89102

Opening Hours

Monday 8am - 5pm
Tuesday 8am - 5pm
Wednesday 8am - 5pm
Thursday 8am - 5pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

Telephone

(702) 383-4040

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The doctors and staff at Desert West Surgery are determined to break the mold when it comes to surgical care. They’re devoted to addressing the individual needs and demands of each patient. They offer their time before and after surgery to help patients achieve optimal outcomes, and they do it all in a warm and caring environment at three locations in Las Vegas, Nevada. Patients don’t just feel comfortable and cared for at Desert West Surgery — they’re also confident in the quality of the surgery they receive. Their surgeons combine extensive training, years of experience, and state-of-the-art technology to deliver an unsurpassed quality of care. They specialize in general, oncological, and colorectal surgery, which covers the vast spectrum of health conditions affecting the body, from the thyroid through the digestive tract -- including the stomach, liver, and pancreas. Whether patients develop a common condition, such as a hernia or diverticulitis, or are diagnosed with complex cancer involving the colon, liver, or pancreas, they can count on the expertise of the doctors at Desert West Surgery. The team also provides compassionate care for women facing breast cancer. Whether a patient needs a biopsy or must choose the best surgical option for cancer treatment, the doctors guide each woman’s path and work together with the oncology team to protect their ongoing health. The surgeons and staff at Desert West Surgery are passionate about the prevention, treatment, and management of illness. To schedule a consultation, use the online booking feature or call the office that’s most convenient.

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