Stefanie Haynes, DO
Stefanie Haynes, DO, is board-certified in general surgery and fellowship trained in advanced minimally invasive gastrointestinal surgery. She provides comprehensive care to a variety of acute and chronic surgical conditions,
including inguinal hernias, ventral hernias, hiatal/paraesophageal hernias, gallbladder disease, and colorectal conditions.
Dr. Haynes also manages cancer of the breast and GI tract. Her expertise includes utilizing robotic and laparoscopic techniques that may promote shorter hospital stays, decreased pain and more rapid recoveries. She is a member of the Valley Forge Surgical Associates at Phoenixville Hospital.
James Kurtz, DO, FACOS
James Kurtz, DO, FACOS, is a boardcertified general surgeon and fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons. After his residency in Columbus, Ohio, he completed a fellowship in Advanced Gastrointestinal Surgery under Rohan Jeyarajah, MD, FACS. He specializes in all benign and malignant disorders of the digestive tract with a focus on minimally invasive approaches. This includes complex problems of the esophagus, foregut, colon, and rectum as well as surgical therapy for the stomach, bile duct, and pancreas.
Dr. Kurtz serves on multiple national committees in the Society for Surgeons of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT), Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), and the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACOS). He enjoys the challenges
associated with helping patients who have complex gastrointestinal issues. He is a member of the Valley Forge Surgical Associates at Phoenixville Hospital.