The Surgery Center of Huntsville is a state-of-the-art facility designed to promote excellence in patient care and outpatient surgery.We specialize in procedures that do not require patients to stay overnight in a hospital. We have the following facilities to help your physician perform a procedure or treat your condition:
Our main reception area and waiting room is spacious and bright for the families of patients for general surgical procedures. This is also where you check in prior to your surgery. Our Extended Care Center and Breast Center have their own waiting room so that your family and friends can be near you at all times.
This is the beginning of our team procedure, where your medical history is reviewed, instructions about your procedure are given, the Operative Permit is signed and your IV is started. Your Anesthesiologist will also meet with you and your family here to answer any questions about your anesthesia.
After being pre-oped, you are brought here and introduced to the rest of your surgery team and your procedure is verified and checked before the anesthesia is started. Our state-of-the-art facilities include:
This is where you recover after surgery until your vital signs are stable. After meeting all of the medical criteria, you are discharged by your Anesthesiologist and escorted to your car.
The ECC is a 23-hour extension of the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit for those patients needing additional care for observation or pain control.