MALTA, NY – The Center for Advanced Ambulatory Surgery at Saratoga Medical Park in Malta recently opened for orthopedic surgeries, including hip, knee and shoulder replacements and spine procedures.
The $ 19.1 million facility is a partnership between The Bone & Joint Center, Albany Med and Saratoga Hospital, who have joined forces to meet the growing demand for ambulatory orthopedic and spine surgeries. The result is a surgical destination for outpatient bone, joint and muscle procedures for patients in the Mid-Hudson River Valley in Canada.
“We have created a plan for the future – an environment where patients benefit from the exceptional expertise of a leading orthopedic practice and two highly respected hospitals,” said Jared Roberts, MD, joint surgeon trained by a scholarship and medical director of the new center. , in a press release.
Steven Frisch, MD, Albany Med’s Senior Executive Vice President for Integrated Delivery System, hailed the Advanced Ambulatory Surgery Center as an example of why partnership is good medicine in Malta and in other specialized care facilities in the Albany Med health system.
âCollaboration is the smartest and most effective way to bring new services to the community,â Frisch said in the release. âThe three partners in this joint venture have complementary strengths which, when combined, can improve our responsiveness and elevate the level of care we provide. “
The new center offers the latest surgical technologies as well as easy access to services that can help patients prepare for surgery and achieve the best possible results.
The first floor focuses entirely on the surgical experience and houses eight preoperative rooms, six operating rooms and eight postoperative rooms and six discharge rooms. Surgical technology includes the ROSA Robot Assisted Knee Surgery System, Hana Hip Replacement Surgery Tables, and the most advanced tools and devices for spine surgery. The doctors’ offices at the Bone & Joint Center are located on the second floor.
Medical imaging, laboratory tests and other preoperative services are available alongside Malta Med Emergent Care. Patients can benefit from full post-operative rehabilitation at the Saratoga Hospital Regional Therapy Center in Malta. In addition, the Saratoga Regional YMCA in Malta offers other fitness and wellness options for conditioning before the procedure and recovery after the procedure.
âEverywhere you look at Saratoga Medical Park in Malta, you see the value of collaboration and its positive impact on the community,â Angelo Calbone, President and CEO of Saratoga Hospital, said in the statement. âPatients are more successful when organizations come together to provide high quality care and complementary services in one convenient place. This is exactly what we are doing in Malta.
The Saratoga Medical Park in Malta is located on Medical Park Drive and is easily accessible via the Northway 12 exit and route 67.
More information about the Advanced Ambulatory Surgery Center at Saratoga Medical Park in Malta is available online at AdvancedAmbulatorySurgery.com.