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Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans’ Hospital


General Surgery

A wide range of services are provided by general surgeons with the exception of bariatric surgery. There is a surgical oncologist available for specialized care of cancer patients. A colorectal surgeon is available for complex colorectal problems. The facility has the technology available to perform the newest and least painful approach to hemorrhoid surgery. Most breast surgery is performed by a female surgeon with a special interest in breast diseases. The facility has the capability of using minimally invasive “band-aid” surgery for most intra-abdominal operations.

Contact Info


  • Truman VA

Contact Number(s)

  • 573-814-6562

Hours of Operation

  • 8am-4:30pm, M-F