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At Atrium Health, we pride ourselves on providing you with the highest-quality surgical care and expertise. Our board-certified surgeons use the most innovative surgical techniques, technologies and research to ensure the best outcomes. And our flagship hospital, Atrium Health Carolinas Medical Center, has been named the Best Hospital in the Charlotte region by U.S. News & World Report for 5 years in a row.

From day one, our surgeons and clinical staff use a coordinated, team-based approach to provide exceptional and comprehensive care. Before surgery, we meet with you to assess your risk and recommend steps you can take to help the healing process. We also provide guidance after surgery and throughout recovery.

What sets us apart

At Atrium Health, our surgical program is:

  • The only one in the region to perform robotic and minimally invasive liver and pancreas surgery as well as abdominal wall reconstruction
  • Recognized for consistently achieving top surgical outcomes
  • Engaged in cutting-edge research
  • The nation’s only Center of Excellence for Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS®) and accreditor of other US surgical centers through the ERAS Society
  • The first to pioneer 2 important mobile apps that predict outcomes and potential complication rates for each patient undergoing hernia repair and tailor their care accordingly
  • Part of the Carolinas Trauma Network Research Center

Our world-class surgical procedures

Our specially trained surgeons help diagnose complex conditions and offer surgical and non-surgical solutions centered around your individual needs.

Our surgical programs and services include:

Exceptional surgical care – What to expect from Atrium Health

  • Experience. Our nationally renowned surgeons perform more than 16,000 surgeries and procedures each year, ranging from hernia repair to transplant.
  • Results. We focus on results – exceeding national standards for safety and outcomes, and boasting consistently low complication rates – so you and your loved ones can focus on getting back to what matters.
  • Innovation. Whenever possible, we use advanced techniques, including minimally invasive surgery and robot-assisted and image-guided procedures – resulting in fewer complications, less bleeding and a faster recovery.
  • Compassionate care. Our surgical team takes the time to make personal connections with you, letting you know what to expect and helping to put your mind at ease.
  • Research. Our dedicated research program boasts advances adopted by programs across the country – and directly benefits you as we translate findings into better care.
  • Expert trauma care. Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte's only Level I trauma center, offers the highest level of surgical care for critically injured patients.