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(207) 861-3000 / (800) 491-8600
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Welcome to Inland Surgical Associates

Inland Surgical Associates is a specialized practice that provides surgical consults and treatment of medical conditions through surgery at Inland Hospital. We strive to always provide considerate, attentive care to meet the individual health needs of our patients.

Inland Surgical Associates is a department of Inland Hospital. The practice is located at 180 Kennedy Memorial Drive, Medical Arts Building, Suite 204, Waterville, Maine. Phone: (207) 861-7874. Inland is a proud member of EMHS.

Our Providers:

Christine Edwards, MD, FACS
General Surgeon

Simon Gibbs, MD

Simon Gibbs, MD, FRCS
General Surgeon

Jeff Gagnon, PA-C

Jeffrey Gagnon, PA-C
General Surgery

We Work with Your Primary Care Physician
Inland Surgical Associates will work with your caregiver to help you get the right care. With your permission, we will share any reports or surgical conclusions with them, as well work with them on any needed follow-up care.

Be Involved to Get the Safest Healthcare
Inland Surgical Associates wants you to know that being an active member of your healthcare team is your right and your responsibility. As part of Inland Hospital, we encourage you to speak up if you have questions or concerns about your care. We want you to ask questions, we want you to feel confident that errors are being prevented, and we want to help you be prepared for your medical treatment. Our partnership is important because we know that when we work together, your care will be safer.

Keep In Touch
Please notify our office of any change of name, address, or telephone number in order to ensure that your medical records are correct. It is also vitally important that we have your current insurance information on file. Please bring your insurance card with you for all appointments.

Surgical Services
  • Comprehensive General surgical services
  • Laparoscopic surgeries such as gall bladder removal, hernia repair, appendectomy and lysis of adhesions
  • Laceration and wound repair
  • Most forms of surgical dermatology (many can be done right in the office)
  • EGD, including anti-reflux procedures
  • Diagnostic and screening colonoscopy
  • Hemorrhoid and rectal bleeding treatment
  • Central venous access lines
  • Breast Cancer management
  • Upper and lower GI cancer management

Patients are seen by appointment with flexibility in our schedule to handle urgent medical cases. We value your time and try to honor your scheduled appointment; please understand however, that unforeseen delays may occur due to emergencies. Please notify the receptionist if you must reschedule and every effort will be made to schedule another appointment at your convenience. 

Call Us With Questions
Our staff handles incoming phone messages for all surgeons, and will call you back with a response as soon as possible.

Financial Policies
Co-payment is required at the time of service. Please notify the office staff at the time you schedule your appointment if your visit is related to a workers’ compensation claim, motor vehicle accident, or other third-party claim so that payment arrangements can be made. Please obtain insurance authorizations or required referrals from your primary healthcare provider before scheduling your appointment.

Contact us for information about our financial assistance and free care program for qualified patients.

Waterville Office Hours
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 4:30pm
Friday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Cancellation Policy

  • 24-hour notice is required for appointment cancellations.
  • We reserve the right to discharge patients from the practice for repeated failure to keep scheduled appointments.

As a member of EMHS, Inland has access to resources and best practices that help us provide the highest quality healthcare. A multitude of specialists are available at both Inland Hospital and Eastern Maine Medical Center, our system's advanced medical care center, and include cardiology, pulmonology, rheumatology, obstetrics, endocrinology, orthopedics, oncology, physiatry and vascular care.