Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Visitation Restrictions
Visitation restrictions are in effect at all Med Center Health hospitals and Cal Turner Rehab & Specialty Care.
Hours of Operation
Med Center Health offers a full range of general surgery services through our physician practices located in Bowling Green and Franklin. Our highly-skilled surgeons provide exceptional care, allowing you to stay close to home. Ranging from complex abdominal wall recovery, robotic surgery, trauma to cancer biopsies and procedures performed on an outpatient basis, our team can get you on the road to recovery in no time, and often close to home. We also routinely perform surgery on thyroid or parathyroid, gallbladders, hernia repairs, hemorrhoids, wound care, intestines and esophagus among others.
Welcome Darin L. Passer, MD, FACS
Med Center Health is proud to welcome general surgeon Darin L. Passer, MD, FACS. Dr. Passer joins Sara Soule, MD, AFACS and Dan Davis, MD, FACS, at Med Center Health General Surgery to provide expert surgical care to residents of Southcentral Kentucky.
With more than 15 years of experience, he is particularly interested in anti-reflux surgery, bowel and colon surgery, hernia repairs and breast cancer surgery. Dr. Passer is committed to talking with his patients to understand all aspects of how their surgical needs will impact their lives and well-being. “By listening to my patients and understanding how their problems and treatment options will affect them,” Dr. Passer said, “I am able to provide an effective plan to get them back to a normal life in the best way possible.”
In his spare time, Dr. Passer enjoys sporting clay shooting, playing cribbage, cooking, reading and gardening. Most of all, he loves the time he spends with his family and church community.
Med Center Health General Surgery Specialties
- Complex abdominal wall recovery
- Thyroid or parathyroid surgery
- Robotic surgery
- Cholecystectomies (gallbladder removal)
- Hernia Repairs
- Cancer biopsies and surgery, including skin, breast
- Hemorrhoid removal
- Wound Care
- Central Line Placement (for long term medication administration)
- TIF Procedure (for treatment of GERD)