Physicians & Departments

Surgical Services

Martha's Vineyard Hospital's board-certified general surgeons treat a wide range of conditions, including colo-rectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, breast disease, gallbladder surgery, and hernias. Employing a collaborative model of care, our surgeons work with anesthesiologists and the Operating Room staff, along with other members of your healthcare team to ensure a patient-centered continuum of care.

General & Laparoscopic Surgery

  • Appendix
  • Colon
  • Endoscopy
  • Fissures
  • Gallbladder
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Trauma Care
  • Wound Vac placements (Wound care and treatment)

Breast Surgery & Examinations

  • Abnormal Mammograms
  • Breast Sparing Mastectomies
  • Image-guided biopsies
  • Lumpectomy
  • Masses / Cysts / Pain
  • Mastitis/Infections
  • Sentinel Node Procedures

Endocrine

  • Enlarged glands
  • Lymph node biopsies
  • Thyroid Evaluations

Skin

  • Boils
  • Cancer
  • Moles
  • Wound Care

Vascular:

  • Evaluations & Doppler studies

Richard Koehler, MD

  • Specialty: General and Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Telephone: 508-693-9012
  • Fax: 508-696-6150
  • Accepting new patients?: Yes
  • Medical School: Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Internship/Residency: Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
  • Board Certification: General Surgey

Pieter Pil, MD, PhD Chief Medical Officer

  • Specialty: Surgical Services
  • Telephone : 508-693-9012
  • Fax: 508-696-6150
  • Accepting new patients?: Yes
  • Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine
  • Internship/Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital
  • Board Certification: General Surgery