When faced with the news that a surgical procedure has been recommended, put your trust in the hands of a highly competent surgeon and facility with people dedicated to maintaining the highest standards of patient care. At Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, more than 235 board certified surgeons and 18 board certified anesthesiologists perform more than 9,000 procedures each year. Good Samaritan is the only Level I trauma center in the area, thus maintaining readiness at all times for emergency surgical procedures. In addition, the nursing care at Good Samaritan is exceptional; we have been designated a Magnet facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Hospitals with Magnet status have demonstrated shorter recovery times and higher patient satisfaction than other hospitals. Find out more about distinctions awarded to Good Samaritan Hospital.
At Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, we offer a comprehensive array of surgical procedures ranging from minimally invasive hip arthroscopy to cutting edge bariatric and cardiac surgeries, performed in our state-of-the-art surgical pavilion. The majority of procedures are performed on an outpatient basis, with an emphasis on returning a patient back home to their normal daily activities as soon as possible. Our surgical teams perform procedures in:
- Bariatrics/weight loss
- Ear, nose, and throat
- Oral surgery
- Orthopedic (joint replacement)