Surgery Center

 

The outpatient Surgery Center at Rockcastle Regional Hospital provides the most advanced surgical technology, treatment and physician expertise. Innovative technology is fundamental to the Rockcastle Regional Hospital Surgery Center, as is the partnership with our surgeons, nurses and patients to design a surgical experience unlike any you will experience anywhere else.

Rockcastle Regional Hospital offers the highest quality of care in a warm, personalized environment. Specializing in outpatient surgery enables Rockcastle Regional Hospital to devote more individual time and attention to every patient. Our staff wants to make your upcoming visit comfortable at an affordable cost. We are fully certified and licensed by the State of Kentucky and the Federal Medicare program.

Our nurses, operating room technicians and office staff at Rockcastle Regional Hospital have a wealth of experience in their fields and we are fortunate to employ such a well-trained staff of caring individuals highly dedicated to the service we provide to our patients. Rockcastle Regional Hospital understands that having surgery can be an overwhelming experience and we want our patients to know that they can trust our team to provide them with the best care possible. The goal of our Surgery Center is to provide the finest care possible.

The Rockcastle Regional Hospital Surgery Center offers expert surgeons in a variety of surgical specialties, including:

  • General surgeryThe outpatient Surgery Center at Rockcastle Regional Hospital provides the most advanced surgical technology and expertise.
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain management
  • Breast biopsy or implant
  • Plastic surgery
  • Colon/rectal
  • Gynecology
  • Orthopedics/ sports medicinev
  • Gastroenterology
  • Podiatry
  • Urology
  • Urogynecology

 

Contact the Surgery Center at (606) 256-7710 prior to your surgery date if:

  • You experience any changes in your health between your most recent visit to your physician and the day of your procedure, even minor changes like a temperature, cough or a cold.

 

After midnight the day of your surgery:

  • Do not smoke after midnight the day of your surgery.
  • Do not eat anything (including gum, mints, hard candy) after midnight the day of your surgery.
  • Undigested food in the stomach can cause complications and your surgery is likely to be postponed.
  • Exception for medications may apply if instructed by your physician or the Surgery Center.

 

What to bring with you the day of your surgery:

  • Bring all insurance cards.
  • Bring a photo ID such as a driver’s license.
  • Bring an Advanced Directive if you have one.
  • Arrange for a responsible adult to accompany you to the center and drive you home after the procedure.

 

The Rockcastle Regional Hospital Surgery Center is equipped with the most advanced technology available in the outpatient setting. We’ve collaborated with our physicians in even the smallest of details to ensure the entire surgery process is simple and stress-free for everyone involved. Our nurses, with years of experience, ensure that every patient receives the highest level of care. Talk with Rockcastle Regional Hospital about the minimally invasive procedures offered at our Surgery Center.

At the Rockcastle Regional Hospital Surgery Center, we provide friendly, highly responsive and attentive service that patients recommend and that physicians prefer. We are truly a patient-focused Surgery Center with an individualized approach to each patient and each procedure. The environment at Rockcastle Regional Hospital Surgery Center has been designed to be safe, private, comfortable, friendly, efficient and convenient to our patients.