Advanced Laparoscopic, Bariatric, Endoscopic & General Surgery

At Great Lakes Surgical Associates our surgeons perform a large volume of breast surgery, oncologic (cancer) surgery, obesity & bariatric surgery, colon surgery, and minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery. We remain up to date with the latest surgical advances to provide our patients with the least invasive solution for their condition. Below is just a short list of conditions that we manage, along with their corresponding treatments.



  • Morbid obesity
  • Breast Pain
  • Breast lumps
  • Breast Cancer
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Colon polyps
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Colon cancer
  • Diverticular disease
  • Colonoscopy
  • Polypectomy
  • Laparoscopic and open colectomy
  • Sphincter preserving low anterior resection
  • Gallstones
  • Gallbladder inflammation
  • Biliary dyskinesia
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • Hernias
  • Groin
  • Ventral
  • Hiatal
  • Incisional
  • Belly Button
  • Laparoscopic and open repair
  • Liver tumors
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Lymphomas
  • Other cancers
  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Central venous port and catheter insertion
  • Melanoma
  • Other skin cancers
  • Wide local excision
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy
  • Lymph node dissection
  • Pancreatic tumors
  • Distal pancreatectomy
  • Spleen disorders
  • Laparoscopic resections
  • Stomach cancer
  • Stomach ulcers
  • Gastroesophageal reflux
  • Acid reflux
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Spider Veins
  • Peripheral lung nodule
  • Pulmonary blebs
  • Recurrent collapsed lung
  • Fluid in the lung
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Reduce moderate to severe frown lines between the brows
  • Thyroid and parathyroid disorders
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Parathyroidectomy

Alma Office

Warwick Medical Plaza
315 Warwick Drive, #3
Alma, MI 48801

Phone: (989) 463-6699
Fax: (989) 466-2574

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8am - 5pm

Mt. Pleasant Office

4851 E Pickard St
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Phone: (989) 463-6699
Fax: (989) 466-2574

Midland Office

MidMichigan Medical Center-Midland
Towsley Building
4201 Campus Ridge Drive, Suite 4050
Midland, MI  48640
Towsley Building Entrance - take elevator on right to 4th floor

Phone: (989) 463-6699
Fax: (989) 466-2574

Office Hours:
Thursdays - Bi-Weekly
1pm - 5pm

Clare Office

602 Beach Street
Suite 2240
Clare, Michigan 48617
Across from the Dougherty Hotel, behind the hospital

Phone: (989) 463-6699
Fax: (989) 466-2574

Hospital Affiliations

All of the surgeons at Great Lakes Surgical Associates have full, unrestricted privileges to practice general surgery at the two major hospital systems in Gratiot and Isabella Counties: Gratiot Medical Center and Central Michigan Community Hospital. We perform surgery at the following locations:
    MidMichigan Medical Center - Gratiot
    Mount Pleasant Surgery Center - Mount Pleasant
    MidMichigan Medical Center - Midland
GLSA Offices are also equipped with surgery suites for indicated office procedures.

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GLSA does not discriminate. Please read our non-discrimination policy listed below.

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