Learn More About Our General Surgery Services

Dr. Ray Compton offers a full range of general surgical care. This includes both benign and malignant breast disease, thyroid disease, gastrointestinal surgery and endoscopy (upper endoscopy and colonoscopy). Minimally invasive gallbladder surgery, as well as similar techniques for colon, small bowel, stomach, and spleen are standard. Dr. Compton has a special interest in the repair of hernias including groin hernias, incisional hernias, and hiatal hernias.  He also has a special interest in the surgical treatment of skin cancers and benign skin lesions.
Dr. Jason Harper completed a year long fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery at the University of Tennessee with special training in advanced laparoscopic surgery techniques.  He has authored or co-authored numerous research articles in surgery using small scar surgical techniques and advanced laparoscopy, Dr. Harper can offer patients fewer visible scars, shorter hospital stays and a quicker recovery than was possible with older techniques.
Dr. Russell Boyd offers a full range of General Surgery Services.  His practice focus is the diagnosis and treatment of medical and cosmetic breast concerns.  Dr. Boyd offers the latest in diagnostic breast procedures including ultrasound guided and stereo-tactic breast biopsy.  Dr. Boyd offers surgical options for breast cancer patients along with reconstructive options.  He also offers Breast Augmentation and Breast Lifting procedures to patients who wish to enhance the cosmetic appearance of their breasts.
drandrewDr. Andrew Lundberg provides a full range of General Surgery Services.  His practice is the diagnosis and treatment of vascular disorders.  Dr. Lundberg can apply vascular and endovascular techniques to repair aneurysms and blockages of blood vessels. This can often times be accomplished with only a 2 inch incision on an outpatient basis.  He also uses laser technology to treat varicose veins in the legs and he oversees our onsite vascular lab for early diagnosis and treatment of vascular disease.

General Surgery Services

The surgeons of Paris Surgical Specialists are Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery and Fellows of the American College of Surgery. A surgeon certified by the American Board of Surgery has training, knowledge, and experience related to the diagnosis and comprehensive management of surgical conditions listed below. Board Certified surgeons are also trained in minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery and endoscopic surgical techniques.


Alimentary tract
- esophagus, stomach, small bowel, large bowel


Abdomen and its contents
- diaphragm, biliary tract, liver, pancreas, spleen


Breast, skin and soft tissue
- benign and malignant problems of the breast, skin and soft tissues


Head and neck surgery
- including trauma, vascular, congenital and cancerous disorders


Vascular surgery
- arteries and veins, excluding the vessels in the brain, heart, and lungs


Endocrine surgery
- thyroid and parathyroid glands, the pancreas and adrenal glands


Surgical oncology
- including coordinated management of the cancer patient


Comprehensive management of trauma
- all phases of care


Complete care of the critically ill patient
- with underlying surgical condition