About medical Services at the Surgery Center of Chevy Chase

General Surgery

General Surgery as defined by the American College of Surgeons is the basic core specialty within the discipline of surgery that is engaged in the comprehensive care of surgical patients. The general surgeon has comprehensive knowledge in the following areas:

  • Alimentary tract
  • Abdomen and its contents
  • Breast, skin, and soft tissue
  • Head and neck
  • Vascular system, excluding the intracranial vessels, the heart, and those vessels intrinsic and immediately adjacent thereto
  • Comprehensive management of trauma. The responsibility of all phases of care of the injured patient is an essential component of general surgery
  • Complete care of critically ill patients with underlying surgical conditions, in the emergency room, intensive care unit, and trauma/burn units



Fredrick M. Poblete, MD - General Surgery

Contact Info

 New Jersey Surgery Center
1601 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, Suite 1
Mercerville, NJ 08619

P: 609.586.1313
F: 609.584.9227

Read more about Dr. Poblete here.

A Member of the Foundation Surgery AffiliatesAcceditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care