Surgical Services

Augusta Health's Surgical Unit provides a broad scope of perioperative care spanning preadmission assessment through the post-operative discharge. The surgical services department is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure every patient receives care within the appropriate time. In addition to providing the traditional inpatient surgeries, Augusta Health also provides outpatient, outpatient extended, and early morning admission options.

A comprehensive health team consisting of registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, patient care technicians, and patient care assistants. These professionals are trained to provide specialized care to the surgical patient.

Augusta Health Spine Clinic. Specializing in minimally invasive Cervical and Lumbar surgery.

Patient Story

K-9 Officer Kelvin PruettHe was walking again right after the anesthesia wore off from the operation, and only stayed in the hospital overnight. "The pain is gone," he says, estimating that he's about 80 percent improved. He returned to work on light duty in January 2010, and returned to full duty that May.  

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