Expert surgical care from a dedicated team.

When you or a loved one needs surgery, one of the most important decisions is where to have your surgery.

When you choose Yuma Regional Medical Center General Surgery for care, you can expect a team of experts that supports you from diagnosis and treatment through recovery.

We will provide regular updates to your family on your progress during surgery and recovery. Your outpatient procedure may take place in one of our outpatient facilities or in the main hospital surgical suite.


Gabriel G. Carabello, M.D.

General Surgery, Vascular Surgery

George B. Deckey, M.D.

General Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Sara M. Edeiken, M.D.

General Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Robert King, M.D.

Bariatric Surgery, General Surgery

Simon Lavotshkin, M.D.

General Surgery, Oncology

Rhoda F. Leichter, M.D.

General Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Daniel Lopez, M.D.

General Surgery, Vascular Surgery


Conditions and Services

Our surgeons provide skilled expertise to treat a wide range of conditions and will support you through diagnosis, treatment and recovery. Find the care you need for these and other health issues.

  • Abdominal Wall and Inguinal Hernias, Including Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Colorectal Disorders Including Cancer
  • Gallbladder Inflammation and Gallstones
  • Gastrointestinal Emergencies Including Appendicitis and Diverticulitis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Pancreatic Conditions Including Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Masses and Tumors
  • Swallowing and Esophagus Problems
  • Trauma