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Lakeland General Surgery, St. Joseph

Services and Specialties

We are here to serve your surgical needs. We are committed to providing the highest quality of surgical care to all members of our community. We are available for elective surgical care during regular hours, and are available for emergency surgical care 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Our surgeons are all trained to care for many types of surgical problems in general and vascular surgery. All our surgeons are certified by The American Board of Surgery as specialists in surgery.
 
We perform the latest state-of-the-art care for:
 
  • gallbadder disease
  • colorectal cancers
  • breast cancer
  • hernias
  • thyroid problems
  • varicose veins
  • hemorrhoids
  • robotic surgery
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    A referral is not needed. Please call for an appointment.

    James P. Clancy, III, MD, FACS
    Dr. Clancy has been practicing general surgery in the St. Joseph area since 1997. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine, and his surgical training at the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown, Pennsylvania. Dr. Clancy is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the American Hernia Society. His surgical practice includes all areas of general surgery, with a special interest in minimally-invasive robotic da Vinci surgery, advanced laparoscopic surgery, including laparoscopic colon surgery, and laparoscopic hernia repair. 

    Dr. Hastings has been practicing surgery in the St. Joseph area since 1992. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and his surgical training at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan. He has had additional continued surgical training in laparoscopic surgery and surgical oncology, as well as vascular and venous surgery. Dr. Hastings is board certified by the American Board of Surgery, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is also a member of the American Medical Association, Michigan State Medical Society, and Berrien County Medical Society. He is a member of the Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), the American Society of General Surgeons, the American College of Phlebology, and the Society for Vascular Ultrasound. Dr. Hastings' practice includes all areas of general surgery, with a special interest in advanced laparoscopic surgery and the treatment of venous diseases.

    Dr. Rasbach has practiced general surgery in the St. Joseph area since 1984. Dr. Rasbach received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and his surgical training at the Hershey Medical Center, Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine. He had additional training in surgical endocrinology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Rasbach's practice covers all areas of general surgery, with a special interest in endocrine surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and is a member of the Michigan State Medical Society and Berrien County Medical Society.

    Appointments
    To make an appointment with one of our surgeons, please call the office during regular business hours. We will try to make an appointment for you within one week of your call. If you or your primary care physician feel you need to be seen urgently, please let us know and we will make every attempt to have you seen within 24 hours. Patients with surgical emergencies are seen the same day.
     
    Also, we ask that you bring all of your medications with you to your first appointment.
     
    Also, please bring your current insurance card.
     
    If you need to reschedule or cancel your appointment, please call our office prior to your appointment time.

    Payment Policy
    We participate with most insurance companies, as well as Medicare and Medicaid. We will submit all primary and secondary claims for you. You will be held responsible for any deductibles and coinsurance as required by your insurance policy. We ask that you pay any co-pays on your office visit at the time of the office visit. If you ever have any concerns about your bill, please let us know either by calling the office or discussing this with us at the time of your visit. Our billing office is available to work with you to answer any questions or problems that arise with insurance coverage.

    Hours of Operation

    Office Hours:

    Monday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Tuesday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Wednesday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    On Call Contact

     

    Address:

    2990 Niles Rd
    St. Joseph, 49085

    Phone:

    (269) 983-3368

    Fax:

    (269) 983-2758

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