Chestnut Hill Surgical Associates

Chestnut Hill Surgical Associates at Chestnut Hill Hospital offers patients the convenience and personal attention of a community hospital combined with the capabilities of a university hospital—all right here in your community.

We are committed to working with you and your primary care physician to create a complete plan of care that meets all your medical needs. All surgeons in our group are trained in general and specialty surgical and non-surgical procedures. Any member of our team is available for a consultation or an appointment to meet your schedule.

For additional information, visit Chestnut Hill Hospital Surgical Associates.

Practice Locations:

Chestnut Hill CHH Women's Center 8811 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118 (215) 248-8252

Chestnut Hill Chestnut Hill Hospital Medical Office Building, Suite 22 8815 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118

Surgical Team:

Patricia Bailey, M.D.


Medical Director, CHHS Women's Center  General and Breast Surgery  Areas of interest: Comprehensive breast program—stereotactic and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy and sentinel node biopsy 

Eugene Hughes Jr., M.D.


General and Colorectal Surgery Areas of interest: Hernia; anorectal disorders; colonoscopy; general surgery; and outpatient surgery

Amit Khanna, M.D.


Director, Digestive Health and Chief, Colorectal Surgery Areas of care: Colonsocopy; colorectal cancer; anorectal disorders; and gastrointestinal surgery

John Meilahn, M.D.


General and Bariatric Surgery Areas of care: Gastrointestinal surgery and bariatric surgery including sleeve gastrectomy, gastric bypass, duodenal switch; and revisional procedures

Catherine Plzak, M.D.


General and Breast Surgery
Areas of Care: Comprehensive breast program -- sterotactic and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy and sentinel node biopsy.