Why Choose Surgical Services at Southern Regional
Southern Regional provides the area's most comprehensive surgical services-from
state-of-the-art diagnostics to innovative, minimally invasive treatments
with complete rehabilitation. We always offer a high level of quality care.
Our expert surgeons perform more than 13,000 surgeries each year, ranging
from minor outpatient surgeries to major procedures.
Southern Regional offers many advanced technologies for complex procedures-such
as neurosurgery and spine reconstruction-that are not available anywhere
else in the south metro Atlanta.
From spinal fusions to weight loss surgeries, we have the most advanced
technologies that allow for innovative surgeries and quicker recoveries.
For example, our
Heart & Vascular Care Center has state-of-the-art technology to detect, diagnose and treat life-threatening
cardiovascular conditions sooner.
Georgia Orthopedic Institute offers advanced joint replacement and minimally invasive surgical options
that are designed to reduce pain and get you back to the activities you
enjoy more quickly.
Southern Regional Bariatric Center offers The LAP-BAND® System procedure, which is safer and less invasive
than gastric bypass because there is no stomach cutting or stapling. This
surgery offers the advantages of less pain, a shorter hospital stay and
a quicker recovery.
Southern Regional is the only hospital in south metro Atlanta to offer
the world-renown da Vinci Robot.
The da Vinci Surgical System®, which is powered by state-of-the-art
robotic technology, is designed to enable complex surgery using a minimally-invasive approach.
For the patient, a da Vinci procedure can offer all the potential benefits
of a minimally invasive procedure, including less pain, less blood loss
and less need for blood transfusions. Further, the da Vinci System means
a shorter hospital stay, a quicker recovery and faster return to normal
Learn more about the da Vinci Robot.
Southern Regional is the only hospital in the south metro area that has
an innovative surgical care coordinator program. In our 360 Degrees of
Care program, each patient is assigned a care coordinator who walks them
through every step in the surgery process.
Learn more about 360 Degrees of Care.
We understand that surgery can make patients and their loved ones feel
nervous, so we try to make your experience as comforting as possible. W