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Taylor Regional Surgical Associates

If you are a new patient, please go to our site forNew Patient Forms. You may complete these prior to arrival in order to expedite your visit.

The team of General Surgeons at Taylor Regional Surgical Associates provides evaluation and treatment of the full range of complex general surgery problems, often working in conjunction with colleagues in other specialties. Collaboration with referring physicians is emphasized as essential to optimal patient management. Taylor Regional Surgical Associates is staffed with three Board-Certified Surgeons and two Physician Assistants.




Our Surgical Center consists of 5 Operating Suites, 2 Endoscopy Suites and 1 Urological Cystoscopy Suite. During your Surgical visit, specialized Surgical Care is provided by various certified, highly trained, and skilled Surgical First Assists, Registered Nurses, Surgical Scrub Technicians and Patient Care Technicians. Our Anesthesia team is comprised of Anesthesiologists and multiple Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists.

A wide range of outpatient surgical procedures are offered, including:

·* General Surgery


Ear, Nose, and Throat



Obstetrical & Gynecological


Pediatric Dental/Dental Rehab


Robotic Surgery

The DaVinci Robotic Surgical System helps enable your surgeon to perform minimally invasive surgery with an advanced set of instruments and a 3D high-definition view of the surgical area. The DaVinci system translates your surgeon's hand movements at the console in real time, bending and rotating the instruments while performing the procedure. The tiny wristed instruments move like a human hand, but with a greater range of motion. The instrument size makes it possible for surgeons to operate through one or a few small incisions.

Pre-Operative, Intra-Operative, and Post-Operative care are provided by our highly qualified Surgical team and Anesthesia team. The Surgical and Anesthesia teams take pride in providing outstanding care to the patients of our community.

Michael Bahr, MD, FACS

James Bergin, MD, FACS

James Watkins, MD, FACS

Ashley Smith Carrico, PA-C

Ashley Turner, PA-C

General Surgery physicians specialize in the following areas:

Surgical management of several diseases including but not limited to the following: gallbladder, reflux (GERD), diverticular, diabetic ulcer, benign breast (Fibrocystic), hemorrhoid, irritable bowel (Crohns), hernia, thyroid and biliary/pancreatic disease.

Surgical management and treatment of several type of cancer but not limited to the following: breast, stomach, biliary, colon, rectum, lung, ovarian, skin and malignant melanoma.

Laparoscopic surgery, including cholecystectomy, hernia repairs, adrenalectomy, anti-reflux surgery, lymph node biopsy, splenectomy, digestive disease surgery, surgery for achalasia, diagnostic laparascopy and other advanced procedures.

Endoscopic evaluation and surgical treatment of upper gastrointestinal and small bowel disorders, including ulcers, hiatal hernia, achalasia, Barrett's Esophagus, gastritis, GI bleeding, gastroparesis, GERD and reflux
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