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Welcome to Associates In General Surgery

There is a difference in who you can choose. We offer high-quality healthcare delivered by a caring, committed team of experts. Choose Associates In General Surgery and experience the difference.

What is a General Surgeon?

A general surgeon is a specialist who has had five to seven years of advanced training in surgery of the abdominal cavity, (i.e., intestines, stomach, liver, and pancreas) the abdominal wall, the endocrine system, the breasts, and the skin. General surgeons perform a wide range of procedures that treat problems associated with these organs, including cancers, inflammations, infections, hernias, dysfunctions, and pain.

As seen on Da Vinci's Surgeon Locator
Chattanooga's best general surgeon, offering the area's first single-site surgery.
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 da Vinci Surgery

Dr. Heithold, a renowned robotic surgeon, is the first surgeon in the Chattanooga area offering da Vinci DaVinci single-site surgery…
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Accepted Insurance

Associates In General Surgery accepts most common insurance. See a list of the major carriers we accept or contact us with questions…
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Patient Forms

Scheduled for your pre-op visit? Download and complete our new patient forms at home before your first appointment…
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Our expert office staff is here Monday-Friday, 8:30-5:00 to answer your questions and help you get scheduled!
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