Operating and PACU

Medical Director: Charles Bollman, MD, FACS
Unit Manager: Jody Hittle, RN
785-210-3385 or 785-210-3387

Located on the first floor of the hospital, the Operating and PACU is equipped to perform many different types of surgeries. With two general surgeons, Geary Community Hospital is able to offer a wide arrangement of surgeries, performed both openly and laparoscopically. The following are just a few surgeries that Geary Community Hospital is able to offer:


  • Bariatric Roux-en-Y
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • General
  • Gynecological
  • Laparoscopic
  • Obstetric
  • Ophthalmic
  • Oral Surgery
  • Orthopedic
  • Plastic
  • Podiatric
  • Thoracic
  • Urologic
  • Vascular



  • Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair or abdominal wall hernia repair
  • Laparoscopic colon removal
  • Laparoscopic nissen or gastroesophageal reflux/heartburn repair
  • Laparoscopic spleen removal
  • Laparoscopic removal of tumors
  • Laparoscopic adrenal gland removal
  • Laparoscopic LAP-BAND© placement
  • Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass