Nathan Kanning, MD FACS

The Newport Hospital and Health Services surgical staff is committed to providing the highest quality of surgical services, combined with the personal service our community deserves. We provide many general surgical services, in addition to orthopedic surgical services. Dr. Nathan Kanning and Dr. Chase Williams provide general surgical services at Newport Hospital and Health Services.

General Surgery Procedures

  • Abdomen & Digestion Disorder Procedures
  • Anal-Rectal
  • Bowel Control Disorders/Procedures
  • Breast Procedures
  • Colon & Rectal Procedures
  • Diagnostic Imaging Procedures
  • Hernia Procedures
  • Laser Surgery

    Chase Williams, MD
  • Liver, Gallbladder and Pancreas Disorders/Procedures
  • Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Surgical Oncology Procedures
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Skin and Soft Tissue Procedures

Surgical FAQs

Having questions? Wondering what to expect or how to prepare? At Newport Hospital and Health Services our goal is to make you feel as comfortable as possible, so we made a list of the frequently asked questions concerning our surgery department.

Surgical Suite/PACU

Newport Hospital’s recent remodel of the surgical suites included the addition of a spacious three bed Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), including a private pediatric PACU room. The close proximity to the operating room and expert surgical nursing team provides our patients with the best care following surgical procedures.


Newport Hospital Orthopedic Surgeries

Michael Schicker, MD

Newport Hospital and Health Services is proud to offer some complex orthopedic surgeries that people would usually travel to the city to receive. Our visiting providers are available to treat all joint conditions, sports injuries, diabetic foot care, fractures, and any other related orthopedic problems. Aside from his practice in Ponderay, ID, Dr. Michael Schicker also practices at Newport Hospital and Health Services.