surgical services, surgery, ellsworth, bar harbor, down east, maine

Down East Community Hospital
11 Hospital Drive, Machias, ME 04654
Phone: 207.255.3356

Surgical Services at DECH

Provider of surgical services to the Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, and Down East regions of Maine.

Down East Community Hospital’s Surgical Unit consists of two operating suites and one procedure/endoscopy room.  Our specially trained staff is devoted to excellence in providing quality care and is guided by the Hospital’s mission and values.
In the surgical department, we pride ourselves in providing personalized, patient-centered care to patients of all ages while they undergo procedures and surgeries.  It is our aim to offer assurance, comfort and education throughout the surgical and anesthetic continuum.  The surgery department staff have a combined total of approximately 450 years in experience at DECH.  We recognize the importance of balancing newest recommendations and technology with honest, home-town care at every patient experience.  Our patients tell us they feel important and valued, and not just another number.
Services we offer:
Laparoscopic General, Laparoscopic Colo-rectal
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Obstetrics and Laparoscopic Gynecology
Orthopedics and trauma orthopedic care
Otolaryngology (Ears, Nose and Throat)
Pain management for chronic pain
Anesthesia consultation
How to access our providers and departments:
Surgical Scheduler Coordinator – 255-0421
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Orthopedic Surgery – 255-0404
Obstetrics and Gynecology – 255-0400
Urology – 255-5600
Otolaryngology – 255-5600
Pain Management – 255-5675
Anesthesia – 255-0277
Surgery Nurse Director – 255-0483




Down East Community Hospital is a proud provider of surgical services to the Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, and Down East regions of Maine.