Surgical Associates


Surgical Associates is a group of independent surgeons specializing in general and vascular surgery. The group has been practicing in Wausau since 1985 when James Binder, M.D. moved his general surgery practice to Wausau.

Today, Surgical Associates is a thriving, diverse practice with 10 surgeons, including a Nurse Practitioner, 2 Physician Assistants and supported by a loyal staff of 25, each dedicated to singular mission: High quality surgical care to all.

Vein Services

Vein Services

Unsightly or painful veins? Discover what options for treatment are available, both conservative and surgical.

Learn more about the Vein Center at Surgical Associates.

Bariatric Surgery

Bariatric Surgery

All the hard work of dieting and exercising just not enough? Weight loss surgery may be the surgical tool to help you be successful long term. Check out the different options of adjustable laparoscopic band placement, sleeve gastrectomy, or the Roux-En-Y gastric bypass procedure.

Learn more about Bariatric Surgery.

General Surgery

General Surgery

General Surgery is the core of Surgical Associates, and the foundation on which we built our practice.

Learn more about our General Surgery services.

Vascular Surgery Services

Vascular Surgery

Abdominal aortic aneurysm? Peripheral vascular disease? Non-healing or slow to heal wounds? Arterial insufficiency/disease? Find out how Surgical Associates can help you.

Learn more about Vascular Surgery.


Trauma Surgery

Surgical Associates provides 24/7 trauma surgery coverage. Find out how to minimize risk of trauma, and cope with unfortunate events.

Learn more about Trauma service at Surgical Associates.

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