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SURGICAL SPECIALTY CARE


The Surgery Center offers support and staffing to a wide range of surgical specialties such as: 

  • Bariatric Surgery,
  • Gastroenterology (G.I.),
  • General surgery 
  • Gynecology
  • Infertility (IVF)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology 
  • Orthopedic surgery 
  • Otolaryngology (ENT)
  • Pain management 
  • Plastic surgery 
  • Podiatry 
  • Urology

OTHER SERVICES

CLIA-Waived Testing –urine pregnancy testing, blood glucose testing, and blood hematocrit testing as needed.


EKG – as needed
Nursing assessment and therapeutic modalities including medication administration and pain management.

Anesthesia - The anesthesia services are provided exclusively by Anesthesia Associates Ltd. They have significant experience in the management of all ambulatory surgical patients and bariatric patients with the requisite skills for such specialized care.

SURGERY

Scheduling, Admission, Treatment and Discharge Process and Criteria

Collaborative relationships between the physician’s office and the Center staff are instrumental in providing patient information during the scheduling, admission, treatment and discharge processes. Communication is achieved through phone calls, written communication, electronic communications and on- and off-site meetings. Only licensed physicians and affiliated healthcare professionals who have undergone a rigorous credentialing process can are permitted to schedule their patients at the Surgery Center. All physicians scheduling their patients at the Kendall Pointe Surgery Center are active members of the Medical Staff for whom the privilege to perform the scheduled procedure(s) has been approved by the Medical Executive Committee and the Board of Managers.    

DISCHARGE

services

KENDALL POINTE SURGERY CENTER is a AAAHC accredited multi-specialty surgery center that has provided services in the Fox Valley area at its current location since January, 2002. The Surgery Center is equipped to serve adult, geriatric, and pediatric patients from age two to 18. We also provide bilingual staff members that are available at each stage of the process.  


The center contains:

  • 3 operating rooms,
  • 1 procedure room,
  • 14 recovery bays - with both beds and recliners for recovering patients.


HOURS OF OPERATION: 

6:15 am – 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.

ADMISSION

  • Patients receive discharge instructions as specified by the surgeon.
  • Patients are required to have an adult accompany them at discharge so that they are supervised until safely at home.  
  • At the time of admission patients are evaluated by a registered nurse, an anesthesiologist, and a surgeon.
  • To assess candidates for ambulatory surgery, the Kendall Pointe Surgery Center medical staff uses the American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Classification System. 
  • Upon admission, medical staff incorporate and confirm medical information obtained through ore-admission phone interviews and data collected from the surgeon and the primary care physician.  
  • CLIA-waived testing is performed as necessary. 
  • Patients who successfully undergone admission evaluation are cleared for surgery.   
  • Patients undergo the scheduled procedure by their surgeon and are received in the Post-Anesthesia Care Unit according to specific recovery protocols. 
  • Patient discharge is approved by the on-site anesthesiologist, present until each and every patient has been discharged.