Baystate Health print this page


Surgical Expertise - The Department of Surgery at Baystate Health encompasses all surgical services in general and subspecialty areas at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA, Baystate Franklin Medical Center in Greenfield, MA, and Baystate Mary Lane Hospital in Ware, MA.   
The version of Adobe Flash Player on this computer is out of date.
**Adobe URL for download goes here**


Providing state-of-the-art surgical methods that are at the leading edge of surgical technology



Minimally Invasive Surgery
Baystate practitioners have been nationally recognized as innovators and leaders in their field




Surgical Subspecialists
The Department of Surgery offers patients leading-edge surgical options in a world-class facility performed by some of the region's top surgeons who care for patients in supportive and compassionate way. 





Baystate Medical Center Surgical Services
Recognized for national accreditations in Weight Loss Surgery, Trauma Surgery, and Surgical Education.

ALT Quality and Safety
Baystate surgery services scored in the 100th percentile for "overall quality of care" in patient satisfaction reports issued by  Professional Research Consultants, Inc. (PRC).

ALT Education
Baystate staff surgeons are on the faculty of the Tufts University School of Medicine, with its Western Campus based at Baystate Medical Center.  The Department of Surgery offers education programs for Residents, Fellows and Medical Students.


Independent evaluations and awards confirm Baystate Medical Center as one of the most successful hospitals nationwide in increasing patient safety and satisfaction and eliminating hospital-borne illnesses.  The Department of Surgery has earned noteworthy results in:

  • Preventing surgical infections
  • Improving the overall quality of surgical care
  • Achieving outstanding results in:





Read a visionary article by Neal Seymour, MD,

Chief of General Surgery at Baystate Medical Center,

on the dynamic changes to come in his field.