Ambulatory Surgery Center

At Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine, we understand that sometimes surgical treatment is necessary to address orthopedic and sports-related conditions. That’s why we are proud to offer the convenience and quality care of our Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC). 

This article will help you learn more about what an ambulatory surgery center is, who can benefit from it, the advantages of choosing an ASC, the specialties we offer, the types of procedures performed, and more.

Contact our team of experts at Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine today to book your appointment. You can find us in Granville and Coshocton, OH. We look forward to providing you with the help you need!

What are Ambulatory Surgery Centers?

Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASC) are healthcare facilities that specialize in providing same-day surgical care, often referred to as outpatient surgery. These centers are designed to perform a wide range of surgical procedures that do not require an overnight stay in a hospital.

At Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine, our ASC is equipped with state-of-the-art technology and staffed by highly trained professionals, ensuring you receive top-quality care in a comfortable and convenient setting.

Who Can Be Treated at an Ambulatory Surgery Center?

ASCs are well-suited for a variety of patients and conditions. Whether you’re an athlete recovering from a sports injury, an individual requiring orthopedic surgery, or anyone in need of elective surgical treatment, our Ambulatory Surgery Center is here to serve you. Our dedicated team of sports medicine doctors and physicians work closely with each patient to determine the best course of treatment, offering a more personalized approach to care.

The Benefits of an Ambulatory Surgery Center

Consider some of the top benefits of using an ambulatory surgery center:

  • Advanced Technology: We have a state-of-the-art facility created specifically for our experienced and skilled surgeons to perform advanced specialty outpatient surgeries.
  • Comfort: Our surgery center was designed specifically with patients and their loved ones in mind. We are dedicated to making your experience as comfortable as possible.
  • Sophistication: At Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine, we offer patients world-class service and unmatched surgical care.
  • Efficiency and Experience: Our medical and support staff is highly focused on just a few specialties, and because of this, we have a high degree of experience with your surgery and care. 
  • Reduced Risk of Infection: An analysis on, published in 2014, reports that 8.95 per 1,000 hospital patients developed a surgical site infection compared to only 4.84 per 1,000 ambulatory surgery center patients.
  • Lower Cost: According to multiple studies, outpatient surgery centers offer surgical procedures as well as other services at a significantly lower cost than hospital outpatient departments.

Specialties Offered at OSSM

At Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine, we take pride in offering specialized care in the following areas:

  • Orthopedic Surgery: From joint replacements to arthroscopic procedures, our orthopedic surgeons are here to improve your musculoskeletal health.
  • Sports Medicine: If you’ve sustained a sports-related injury, our sports medicine specialists are experts in diagnosing and treating these conditions.

Procedures Performed at Our Ambulatory Surgery Center

We perform a wide range of outpatient surgeries at our Ambulatory Surgery Center, including but not limited to:

  • Arthroscopy: A minimally invasive procedure that allows us to visualize and treat joint problems.
  • Fracture Repair: Surgical repair of broken bones to ensure proper healing and alignment.
  • Tendon Repair: Surgical correction of damaged tendons to restore proper function.
  • Joint Replacement: Procedures to replace damaged joints with artificial ones, improving mobility and reducing pain.
  • Ligament Repair: Surgical repair of damaged ligaments, often necessary after sports injuries.
  • And More: Our expertise covers many more orthopedic and sports-related surgeries.

Our team of highly skilled professionals at Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine’s Ambulatory Surgery Center prioritizes your well-being and comfort. Your safety and satisfaction are our top priorities.

Book an Appointment Today!

Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine’s Ambulatory Surgery Center is your partner in achieving optimal health and well-being. We offer the convenience of outpatient surgical care in a specialized, comfortable environment.

Whether you require orthopedic surgery, sports medicine treatment, or other surgical procedures, we are here to provide the quality care you deserve. If you’re ready to take the next step towards better health, contact us today!

Visit our practice locations in Granville and Coshocton, OH and schedule a consultation with our experienced team. Your well-being is our priority, and we look forward to serving you at Orthopedic Specialists & Sports Medicine.

Medically reviewed by Alex Tancevski, M.D.