Inguinal Hernia

An inguinal hernia occurs when tissue, such as part of your intestine, pushes through a weakened area in the groin; resulting in a bulge.

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Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, affecting one in eight women in their lifetime. Fortunately, it is usually fully treatable.

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Gallstones form when cholesterol and bilirubin form crystals in the gallbladder. These can grow over time, and increase in number.

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Colon and Rectal Cancers

Colon and rectal cancers are among the world’s most commonly diagnosed cancers. They are more common in people over the age of 50 years old.

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Gastroesophageal reflux disease

A number of people suffer from indigestion and heartburn that is caused by gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

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Our Physicians

F. Brooks Hodnette, Jr., MD, FACS

Dr. Hodnette was previously President of the Medical Staff at Baptist Hospital, Chief of General Surgery at both Baptist and Sacred Heart Hospitals.

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Michael J. Caluda III, MD, FACS

Dr. Caluda joined The Surgery Group in 1998 and is a lifelong resident of northwest Florida. He is an expert in the laparoscopic and robotic treatment.

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Jada Leahy, MD

Dr. Jada Leahy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from Fl State Univ Coll Of Med in 2009 […]

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Patrick T. Gatmaitan, MD, FACS

Dr. Gatmaitan has been practicing medicine for six years and joined The Surgery Group in 2009. For him, bariatric surgery is unique and fascinating – a metabolic surgery with significant […]

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Dr. Mark R. Onady II

Committed to providing compassionate, quality healthcare. With a strong focus on minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery, he believes everyone deserves comprehensive treatment and patient-centered care.

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Jeffrey L. Lord, MD, FACS

Dr. Lord’s particular areas of interest include laparoscopic surgery for morbid obesity and gastrointestinal surgery. Dr. Lord serves as Medical Director of Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery at the Sacred Heart […]

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Dr. Jonathan Dean, MD

We are proud to welcome Dr. Jonathan Dean to The Surgery Group.

About The Surgery Group

Our mission is to provide the highest-quality surgical care to our patients and the highest-quality consultative services to our referring physicians.

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