The Surgery Center at Lutheran is a partnership between SCL Health Lutheran Medical Center and local surgeons. The facility opened in 2006. In 2013, The Surgery Center at Lutheran became certified by AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care) and renewed its Medicare certification.
The Surgery Center at Lutheran has 4 operating rooms and 1 procedure room. At The Surgery Center at Lutheran, physicians perform orthopedic, general surgery, gynecology, ear, nose and throat, pain management, podiatry and plastic surgery procedures. More than 43 surgeons perform surgery at The Surgery Center at Lutheran.
At The Surgery Center at Lutheran, we understand surgery can be a difficult experience for both the patient and the family. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality patient care. The Surgery Center at Lutheran’s focus on patient care and caring for the whole family has ensured impressive results.
National infection rates in ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) are lower than national hospital infection rates due to overall less time spent at the facility, fewer patients treated per day and a generally healthier patient population. Ambulatory surgery center patients are in need of mending; they are not sick like hospital patients.
Our patients love that they recover at home and have more individualized attention at The Surgery Center at Lutheran. The staff at The Surgery Center at Lutheran are experts in their fields and believe in this caring mission. Our patient satisfaction rates are high and our patients express appreciation for what we do. It is our pleasure to help you. Welcome to The Surgery Center at Lutheran!