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When you are scheduled for surgery at Yuma Regional Medical Center, our experts will be with you every step of the way. You’ll find that a deep commitment to your safety and the delivery of a high standard of patient-family centered care are the hallmarks of the surgical services we offer. Our highly experienced surgeons and surgical nursing teams perform more than 12,000 procedures every year.
Our surgical care starts with patient education to ensure that you arrive for your surgery well-prepared for what to expect during and after the procedure. We encourage you and your family members to ask questions at any time — you will be introduced to every member of the staff who will be involved in your surgical procedure. Patients who are scheduled for an inpatient procedure can also find a great deal of helpful information in our Guide for Family Members of Patients Scheduled for Surgery. Our staff will give your family members regular updates on your progress while you are in surgery and in the recovery room.
Whether you are scheduled for a routine procedure in our Outpatient Surgery department or in our main hospital surgical suites, you can you can be confident that our team of physicians and staff are dedicated to providing the best possible care to each patient. The surgical procedures we perform include traditional surgery, minimally invasive (laparoscopic) procedures and laser surgery using the latest advances in technology.
The surgical services we offer include:
Our modern surgical facilities include ten operating suites, a state-of-the-art hybrid operating room, and four operating suites in Women’s Surgical Services. These areas have their own Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU), often called a recovery room, where patients are cared for immediately after surgery before going home or going to a hospital unit.
If you have any questions about the inpatient surgical services offered at Yuma Regional Medical Center, please call us at 928-336-7130.
The Yuma Regional Medical Center Outpatient Surgery department is designed to provide the best possible surgical experience for patients undergoing procedures that do not require an overnight hospital stay. This Outpatient Surgery department is located just below the main hospital, making it easy for patients to park and access.
Our Outpatient Surgery department has four operating suites and a procedure room. Patients arrive at the center on the day their procedure is scheduled, have their surgery in a fully-equipped operating room, recover under the care of highly-skilled physicians and nurses in the PACU and then return home the same day.
The Yuma Regional Medical Center Outpatient Surgery department is located at 1501 W. 24th Street at the corner of 24th Street and Hospital/Parkview Loop. The center is open Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Both the entrance and patient parking are located on the north side of the building.
If you have any questions about outpatient surgery services at Yuma Regional Medical Center, please call 928-336-2800 and a member of our team will be glad to assist you.
Our staff will work with each patient and their family members to create a visiting plan that best meets the patient’s individual health needs and promotes a true healing environment.
Get access to our Patient and Family Guide which is filled with resources and information that you may find helpful during your stay.
For the convenience of our visitors, Yuma Regional Medical Center operates two gift shops. You can even send your loved one a Cheer Card.
It is our goal to assist you in understanding your bill and to ease your financial concerns as much as possible.
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