Surgeon-Friendly Features of MCDS

Our management team recognizes the importance of fostering and sustaining good surgeon relationships, and believes strong alliances with surgeons are the first step in creating an atmosphere at the surgery center that is efficient, cost-effective and pleasant for all to work. These features and attributes allow surgeons to utilize their time efficiently at our surgery center:

  • Convenient location on the campus of Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, Illinois
  • State-of-the-science equipment to support orthopedics, otolaryngology, ophthalmology, general surgery, gynecology, plastic surgery, podiatry, urology, gastroenterology, pain management and anesthesiology
  • Accredited by The Joint Commission
  • Licensed by the Illinois Department of Public Health
  • Approved provider in the Medicare program
  • Established relationships with numerous major managed care organizations
  • Anesthesia services provided by the anesthesiologists affiliated with Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and one anesthesiologist working solely at Midwest Center for Day Surgery
  • Nursing staff composed exclusively of CPR-certified RN’s, operating room nurses with specialized training in surgical care, and ACLS and PALS-certified recovery room nurses
  • Management services provided by SCA – Surgical Care Affiliates, a national organization with over ten years experience in operating successful, accredited ambulatory surgery centers
  • Consistent 99% patient satisfaction rating, based on returned patient surveys
  • Streamlined scheduling process with availability of block time scheduling
  • Rapid OR turnaround time
  • Relationship with Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital for the admission of emergent patients
  • Dedicated free parking area
  • Affiliated with Advocate Healthcare

Membership on the Medical Staff at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital is NOT a requirement for membership at Midwest Center for Day Surgery.