Stephens County Hospital Physician Group - General Surgery

216 Falls Road
Toccoa, GA  30577
706.297.7877


Dearl V. BirdSong, Jr., MD

Mark D. Herndon, MD, FACS

The staff of the Stephens County Hospital Physician Group – General Surgery, has one goal in mind and that is providing quality patient care. Dr. Dearl BirdSong and Dr. Mark Herndon and the friendly staff of the General Surgery practice provide expert specialty care. The General Surgery practice specializes in preoperative, operative, and postoperative management of patients with a broad spectrum of diseases, including those which may require non-operative, elective, or emergency surgical treatment.

Surgical Procedures:

  • Appendectomy (Laparoscopic)                                    
  • Hemorrhoid Banding
  • Breast Lumpectomy/Mastectomy                              
  • Hemorrhoid Surgery
  • Colonoscopy                                                                           
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair                                       
  • Colon Resection-Laparoscopic                                      
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (lap chole)
  • Colorectal (single site, laparoscopic, traditional laparoscopic)
  • Complex Wound Care                                                         
  • Partial Gastrectomy
  • EGD                                                                                             
  • PEG Tubes
  • Emergency Surgery                                                             
  • Port-a-Cath Placement
  • Excision of Skin Lesions                                                   
  • Thyroid
  • Excision of Subcutaneous Mass                                    
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Exploratory Laparoscopy                                                
  • Umbilical Hernia Repair
  • Exploratory Laparotomy                                                  
  • Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Gastrointestinal Hernia

To schedule an appointment please call 706.297.7877.