Outpatient Surgery

SurgeryThe Outpatient Surgery Department provides elective, same-day surgery by appointment only.

Check in at the Main Entrance Reception Desk (Kaniksu Street)

Our knowledgeable and friendly staff assist your surgeon with outpatient procedures at Boundary Community Hospital. You can make arrangements for a surgery through your surgeon or through your local primary healthcare provider.

The Outpatient Surgery Center maintains the highest quality of safety control standards. The Surgical Staff are CPR, Advanced Cardiac Life support (ACLS) and Pediatric Life support (PALS) certified with extensive experience and expertise. Our Nurse Anesthetists provide certified, professional and valuable support to the surgical team.

General Surgery

Dr. Nathan Kanning Boundary Community Hospital’s Board Certified general surgeon, performs a wide variety of surgeries and outpatient procedures with a general focus on areas of the abdomen and their related organs.
General Surgery offered:

  • Hernia repairs
  • Biopsies
  • Colonoscopies
  • Upper endoscopies

Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Michael DiBenedetto is a Board Certified orthopedic surgeon who has 26 years of experience in arthroscopic and sports medicine, complete hand care, extremity trauma and fracture care, knee, hip, and shoulder joint arthroplasty and spine care.

Dr. Mike Schicker has extensive experience in joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee, and shoulder as well as orthopedic trauma and fracture repair. He performs minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques in ACL reconstruction of the knee and rotator cuff repair of the shoulder.

Orthopedic Surgery offered:

  • Knee Arthroscopies
  • Shoulder Arthroscopies
  • Carpal Tunnel and Hand Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Spine Surgery

If needed post-surgery rehabilitation and therapy can be performed through our Rehabilitation Department.