Southwest Regional Medical Center welcomes new surgeon

Dr. Arturo Maldonado
Southwest Regional Medical Center has announced the addition of Dr. Arturo Maldonado, Minimally Invasive General Surgeon and Weight Loss Specialist to Southwest’s Surgical Group.

Dr. Maldonado earned his medical doctor degree from New Jersey Medical School and a PhD in molecular and developmental biology from the University of Cincinnati. He completed his surgical residency at Graduate Hospital in Philadelphia, PA, and a fellowship in surgical critical care at the Orlando Regional Medical Center.

Dr. Maldonado is a surgeon scientist, an invited manuscript reviewer for peer-reviewed journals and an Associate Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is board certified in General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care by the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Maldonado brings extensive experience to SWRMC and will be offering services for general surgery, including procedures for the thyroid and parathyroid, stomach, colon and rectal disease, skin, soft tissue and cancer. Minimally invasive surgeries include cholecystectomy, colectomy, hernia repair, splenectomy and Nissen Fundoplication. Surgical endoscopy procedures include EGD, PEG feeding tubes, colonoscopy and bronchoscopy.

In addition to general surgery services, Dr. Maldonado will be offering Weight Loss Medicine and Bariatric Sleeve procedures.

Dr. Maldonado is dedicated to providing compassionate and personalized care to his patients. He is fluent in English and Spanish. He has joined Dr. J.W. Lee at Southwest Surgical Group located at 900 Mt. Orab Pike, Georgetown, OH 45121. For more information or to schedule an appointment please call his office at (937) 378-7170.