Surgical Services

Our surgical teams work together, using the latest technology and modern facilities to provide excellent care close to home. These highly trained and experienced surgeons represent a wide range of specialties, so ask your doctor about receiving your surgical care from our team at St. Joseph's Hospital Highland.

The Dr. & Mrs. Felix F. Ungacta Surgery Center features 12 private rooms for patients before and after surgery and for outpatient procedures, as well as 25% larger operating suites. With the increase in space, we are able to have the latest technology! This includes new high-definition video cameras for arthroscopic and laparoscopic procedures. Why travel when you can stay close to home?

Operating RoomOur Surgery Center offers state-of-the-art procedures as well as an outstanding team of highly skilled surgeons and compassionate nurses. Both inpatient and outpatient surgical care is available, with a focus on the following specialties:

  • Orthopedics
  • Diseases of the Ears, Nose and Throat
  • Pain Management
  • Gastroenterology
  • Podiatry
  • General Surgery
  • Urology
  • Gynecology
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Ophthalmology

All scheduled surgeries take place between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. However, we also provide coverage for emergency surgeries 24 hours a day. Talk to your doctor about scheduling your upcoming surgery at HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital. We offer the "hometown advantage."

For more information, please call (618) 651-2680. You can also download this flyer to learn more.