Marshall General Surgery
El Dorado County General Surgery Clinic
General surgeons are highly skilled surgical specialists whose area of
expertise extends to various parts of the body. Our board certified general
surgeons provide outstanding surgical care for a wide range of procedure
and surgical needs. Whether your need is a simple outpatient procedure
or a complicated surgery requiring hospitalization, you can trust Marshall
General Surgery to provide excellent, compassionate care, both in the
operating room and physician office. General surgeons are trained in emergency
surgery, laparoscopic, and endoscopic techniques. We also utilize state-of-the-art
da Vinci robotic assisted surgery as a minimally invasive option for some general surgery needs.
Common surgeries performed at Marshall General Surgery:
- Trauma Surgery/ Surgical Critical Care
- Laparoscopic Surgery
- Colorectal Surgery
- Breast Surgery
- Vascular Surgery
- Surgical Oncology
- Thoracic Surgery
Meet Our Team
Richard Detwiler, MD, is an experienced general surgeon providing a comprehensive range of
surgical care for both planned and emergent surgery needs, including endoscopic
and laparoscopic procedures, surgical treatment of malignancies, sclerotherapy,
vascular surgeries and specialty procedures of Crohn’s disease,
ulcerative colitis, and other conditions. He has been affiliated with
Marshall Medical Center since moving to the area in 1989.
Robin Locke, MD, is an experienced surgeon board certified by the American Board of Surgery.
Since joining Marshall, Dr. Locke has served in a number of capacities,
including Chief of Surgery and Chief of Staff. He has been closely affiliated
with Marshall Medical Center since 1985.
Craig Thayer, MD, is an experienced general surgeon, having provided routine and life-saving
surgical procedures for the community for over 20 years. Dr. Thayer provides
a wide range of surgical care for both planned and emergent surgery needs,
including traumatic injury situations, surgical treatment of malignancies,
endoscopic and laparoscopic procedures, ulcerative colitis and other conditions.
He is the only surgeon in the county performing vascular and thoracic surgery.
Marshall General Surgery is located at 1095 Marshall Way, in Placerville. To make an appointment, call