WAKEFIELD — Joseph Brady, M.D., has joined the medical staff of South County Hospital. During his 23 years as a general surgeon, Dr. Brady worked in private practice and was a member of the surgical staff at Kent Hospital in Warwick. As a board-certified physician, he brings extensive experience to South County Health, including expertise in procedures such as routine and complex hernia repair, cholecystectomies, colon procedures, and biopsies.
South County Health said that Brady developed a program to use robotic technology in general surgery and was the first surgeon in Rhode Island to perform a single-site cholecystectomy (gallblader removal) using robotics. His experience includes open, laparoscopic and robotic colectomy.
He earned his medical degree at the Drexel University College of Medicine in his hometown of Phladelphia, and completed his residency in general surgery at the Drexel University-Hahnemann University Hospital. Brady is part of the surgical team at South County Surgery, located in the Medical Office Building, 70 Kenyon Ave., Suite 325, Wakefield. Call 401-284-1212 for appointments.