Surgical Services

Holy Cross Health is at the forefront of progress in minimally invasive surgery. The GATE Institute at Holy Cross Hospital, a specialized training center for physicians who perform minimally invasive procedures, has trained thousands of physicians and other medical professionals from hospitals all over the world. For highly complex surgeries, Holy Cross Hospital offers one of the few dedicated surgical intensive care units in the area. Holy Cross Germantown Hospital provides expert care across a wide range of surgical specialties. Surgical services at Holy Cross Germantown Hospital include a spacious pre-operative area for patients and families and a Post-Anesthesia Care Unit staffed with critical care nurses.

Specialized Expertise

  • Neurosurgery – The neurosurgery program at Holy Cross Hospital offers exceptional interdisciplinary care and advanced treatment to patients who require general neurosurgery, neuro-oncology care and minimally invasive treatments, including specialized procedures such as Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS).

  • Gynecologic Surgery – Holy Cross Health is a regional leader in minimally invasive gynecologic surgery. Our gynecology experts, including gynecologic oncologists, urologic gynecologists and gynecologic surgeons, are innovators in gynecologic surgical procedures—with prestigious awards and special designations recognizing their excellence.

  • Joint and Spine Surgery – Each year, Holy Cross Health's orthopedic and neurosurgical specialists perform more than a thousand procedures, including joint replacement surgeries and complex procedures for the spine. Our spine specialists train physicians in the latest minimally invasive procedures and participate in research to advance treatments.

  • Weight-Loss Surgery –  Holy Cross Hospital's Bariatric Surgery Program is accredited by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, recognizing the weight-loss surgery program as a center of excellence. The program provides support and education before, during and after surgery, including support groups and exercise programs.