Department at Touchette Regional Hospital
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Surgical Services Department.
Having surgery can make any patient apprehensive.
You are not sure what is going to happen, your in
an unfamiliar environment and you are worried about the
goal as a surgery department is to help you to navigate
through the surgical process and promote a positive
surgical experience by making you as comfortable as
possible as supplying you with clear explanations about
what is happening and why and meaningful information.
proud to be part of your community and are committed to
the people we serve.
At TRH we provide safe and quality care close to
Nursing Staff have years of experience and work as a
team with our physicians and anesthetists to provide you
and your family with high quality, personal care.
The anesthesia department consists of Board
Certified Anesthesiologists and Certified Registered
Surgery Department consists of four Surgical Suites, two
Endoscopy Suites, and the Outpatient Department.
changes to the Surgery Department include:
newly renovated and expanded Recovery Room
Laparoscopic and Arthroscopic instruments and
the endoscopes and monitors for the Endoscopy
Surgical Service provides inpatient and outpatient
surgical services in a variety of specialties,
are scheduled through your physician’s office and in
coordination with the Surgical Services scheduling
upon your insurance you will likely need a
pre-certification for your scheduled, outpatient
is usually handled through your physicians office in
coordination with the hospital.
surgeries normally take place Monday through Friday,
between 7:30am and 3:30pm.
We also provide coverage for emergency surgery 24
hours a day.
forward to meeting your surgery needs with our friendly
atmosphere, grounded with cPr – Care, Professional and