General Surgery

The Willapa Harbor Hospital Surgery staff is committed to providing the highest quality of care to our patients.  Our doctors, nurses, surgical scrub technicians, certified nurse anesthetists and clinic staff provides comprehensive surgical services with compassion for our patients and their families in a comfortable community hospital atmosphere.  Our goals are safety, comfort and convenience for all of our patients.

Dr. Robert Oatfield, D.O. – General Surgeon

Surgery Clinic:  360-875-5561

These are some (but not limited to) of the main services offered by our general surgeon:

–       Laparoscopic procedures
Gallbladder removal, hernia repair, appendix removal

–         Endoscopic procedures

  • EGD (upper GI)
    Cancer screening, esophageal dilation, Biopsy, Polyp removal
  •  Colonoscopy (lower GI)
    Cancer screening, Polyp removal

–        Open abdominal surgery

  •  Colon resection
  • Appendectomy
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Liver biopsy
  • Hernia repair

       –   Breast biopsy, lumpectomy, mastectomy

       –  Port-a-cath placement

       –  Lump and Bump excision

       – Excision and biopsy of skin lesions

       –  Repair of complex lacerations

       –  Temporal artery biopsy

       –  Hemmoroidectomy

       – Fistulotomy

Orthopedic Surgery:  In participation with Western Washington Foot and Ankle Specialist, our surgery department offers limited orthopedic surgical care.  These procedures are scheduled with Western Washington Foot and Ankle Specialists @ 360-736-2527 or 888-811-2527.