Outpatient Surgeries at OVH

We offer a wide variety of surgical options at Ohio Valley Hospital. Many of them are outpatient procedures. Some of our outpatient procedures may become inpatient procedures. Our outpatients enter the hospital the on day of their surgery, and they leave the same day! For more information, please ask your surgeon.

Outpatient Surgeries


  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Fissurectomy

Ear, Nose, Throat

  • Myringotomy with tube insertion
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Tympanomastoidectomy
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Microlaryngoscopy with biopsy
  • Co2 laser ablation of vocal cord polyps
  • Nasal Fractures
  • Septoplasty
  • Sinus Endoscopy
  • Parotidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy

General Surgery

  • Breast Biopsy
  • Mastectomy
  • Inguinal Hernia repair
  • Umbilical Hernia Repair
  • Ventral Hernia repair
  • Incisional Hernia repair
  • Excision of lesions
  • Pilonidal Cystectomy
  • Insertion of feeding tubes
  • Varicose vein stripping
  • Varicose vein ablation
  • Wound debridement


  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Hysteroscopy, Endometrial Ablation
  • Laparoscopic Endometrial Ablation
  • Laparoscopic Tubal Banding /Ligation
  • Cervical biopsy

Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Appendectomy
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Hernia repair

Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Cholecystectomy
  • Hernia repair
  • Hysterectomy


  • Phaco Cataract Extraction
  • Corneal Transplant
  • Insertion of Glaucoma Drainage Devices
  • Eye Muscle surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Oculoplasticssurgeries


  • Repair of all bone fractures

Orthopedic Hand & Elbow

  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Removal of Ganglion Cyst
  • Trigger Finger Repair
  • Tendon Repair of hand
  • Biceps Tendon Repair
  • Transposition of Ulnar Nerve

Orthopedic Foot Surgery

  • Excision of Morton’s Neuroma
  • Bunionectomy
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Toe Fusion
  • Ankle Reconstruction


  • Laminectomy
  • Discectomy
  • Laminectomy Fusion
  • Cervical Fusion
  • Kyphoplasty

Sports Medicine

  • Tendon repair
  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Bankart Procedure
  • Arthroscopic Tenodesis/Tenolysis


  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedures
  • Breast implantation
  • Breast Reduction
  • Panniculectomy or “Tummy Tuck”
  • Septorhinoplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Excision of lesions with flap repair
  • Skin Grafts


  • Open Reduction internal fixation of Facial fractures
  • Repair of traumatic lacerations

Peripheral Vascular

  • Creation of AV Fistula
  • Insertion of Tunneled Dialysis Catheter
  • Insertion of Infusaport
  • Thrombectomy
  • Temporal Artery biopsy


  • Bunionectomy
  • Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy
  • Excision of Morton’s Neuroma
  • Ankle Reconstruction
  • Toe Fusion


  • Brachytherapy
  • Photo Vaporization of Prostate
  • Cystoscopy
  • Ureteroscopy
  • Holmium Laser Treatment of Ureteral/Bladder stones
  • Transurethral resection of Prostate
  • Transurethral resection of Bladder Tumor
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy
  • Hydrocelectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Testes Biopsy
  • Vasectomy

For more information about Outpatient Surgery, please refer to our Ohio Valley Hospital Surgery Booklet below.

Location and Contact Us

We are located on the 4th floor of Ohio Valley Hospital. We have a waiting room available for your family during your surgical procedure.

On the day of surgery, you will register on the 4th floor in Outpatient Surgery. Go straight up to the Outpatient Surgery Nursing Station to begin the Outpatient Registration process.

Please call 412-777-6161 with questions.

Most forms of insurance are accepted.

Your Guide to Outpatient Surgery