Located on the campus of Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist High Point Medical Center, Surgical Specialists - High Point offers comprehensive care for patients, including general and thoracic surgery, bariatric surgery, breast care, hernia surgery, colorectal surgery and endoscopy, among others. From same-day, outpatient surgery to complex inpatient procedures, our surgeons offer expertise in a wide variety of specialties and have extensive training in robotic-assisted surgery and advanced laparoscopic techniques. 

Now offering Colon and Rectal Surgery.

Colon and Rectal Surgery

Our colon and rectal surgical group treats the full spectrum of disease of the colon and lower digestive tract. We offer comprehensive surgical care for diseases of the colon, rectum and anus including:

  • Open and minimally-invasive abdominal surgery for colorectal/anal cancer, inflammatory bowel diseases and benign diseases such as diverticulitis
  • Contemporary surgical treatments for anorectal diseases such as hemorrhoids, anal fistulae and fecal incontinence
  • Advanced techniques such as laparoscopy, robotics, transanal microsurgery and anal sphincter-preservation surgery

Mark Arredondo, MD, FACS, FSSO, Jean Ashburn, MD, FACS, FASCRS, Meade Palmer, MD, FACS, Alton Sutter MD, FASCRS, and Gregory Waters, MD, FACS comprise the board certified surgical team, now available to serve patients in High Point and surrounding areas.

Surgical Oncology 

Our evidence-based breast care is performed at the highest standards. We use a multidisciplinary team approach, including medical and radiation oncology, to provide state-of-the-art treatment programs, led by our nationally recognized Hayworth Cancer Center. We have specialized training in treating complex cancers of the head and neck including skin cancers, melanoma, sarcoma and complex hepato-pancreatico-biliary disease. 

Mark Arredondo, MD specializes in surgical oncology as well as head and neck surgery.

Bariatric/Minimally Invasive Surgery

Bariatrics and Weight Management - Westchester is a resource of bariatric surgery and medical weight loss for patients who seek the healthful improvement that significant weight loss can have on an individual’s lifestyle and health. We are pleased to offer this comprehensive center to help you reach your weight loss goals.

Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery

Forget going under the knife in search of younger looking skin. These days, the bulk of procedures designed to restore a more youthful appearance to your face (and sometimes hands and neck) are done on an outpatient basis, often in the doctor's office. These "lunch hour" face lifts include Botox treatments to improve the look of frown lines, fillers like Juvaderm to plump out wrinkles and laser procedures to smooth away bumps, age spots and scars.
Although a doctor may offer cosmetic, plastic, or aesthetic procedures, he or she may not be board-certified to perform that type of service. “Board-certified” means the doctor has gone through very specific and extensive training in a specialized field and has passed a difficult examination administered by a board of experts in that field.
Whether you need plastic surgery for an injury resulting from an accident, to restore your appearance after an illness or for cosmetic reasons, Surgical Specialists - High Point offers the following procedures, but isn’t limited to: