At Pipestone County Medical Center, our surgery center is home to the latest in surgical technology.  Designed with your comfort and privacy in mind, we offer a wide range of same-day and inpatient surgical procedures like colonoscopies, laparoscopic cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal), and orthopedic joint replacements.  For more info about surgery services at PCMC, call 507-825-6134.

General Surgeries

  • Hernia repair
  • Cholecystectomy (gallbladder removal)
  • Appendectomy
  • Breast surgery
  • Thyroid surgery
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • EGD and colonoscopy procedures
  • Hemorrhoid surgery
  • Skin cancer treatment
  • Office procedures of various types
  • Vasectomy procedures
  • Bowel/colon surgeries


  • Hysterectomies (multiple routes)
  • Ovarian surgeries
  • Female sterilization
  • Dilation and curettage (D&C)
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Cesarean deliveries
  • Surgical management of abnormal pap smears
  • Cystocele & rectocele repairs
  • Laparoscopic surgeries

Ear, Nose, and Throat

  • Tonsillectomies & adenoidectomies
  • Ear tubes


  • Cataract surgery
  • Yag laser


  • Arthroscopic elbow, shoulder, hip, knee and ankle surgery
  • Hand surgery
  • Sports medicine
  • Total joint replacement
  • General orthopedics