Ambulatory Surgery Centers- Dean - WI

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Ambulatory Surgery Centers

Surgeries and Procedures

  • General Surgery
  • Dental Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Gynecology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics
  • Otolaryngology (Head & Neck Surgery)
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Urology

Our Ambulatory Surgery Centers perform same-day surgery (outpatient surgery or ambulatory surgery) and diagnostic procedures for patients of all ages.

Our patients check in, have their procedure done in an outpatient operating room or procedure room, and recover under the care of skilled nursing staff without a hospital admission. This allows patients to return to the comfort of their home in the same day.


Surgeries are performed at the following locations. Please visit these sections for instructions, procedure information, directions and more.

Surgery Care Center, Madison
The Surgery Care Center is located on the 2nd Floor of Dean Medical Group, on the SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital campus. More than 600 outpatient surgeries are performed there each month.

Digestive Health Center, Madison
The Digestive Health Center, located on the 1st Floor of Dean Medical Group, provides state-of-the-art screening, diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases and conditions.

Davis Duehr Dean Eye Care, Madison
This surgery center specializes in ophthalmic surgery for adults and children, as well as some gynecologic same-day surgeries. Located on the third floor of Davis Duehr Dean Eye Care - Regent Street, Madison, and less than a mile away from SSM Health St. Mary's, this day surgery program performs more than 400 outpatient procedures each month.

Proud to be Accredited by the Joint Commission

We're proud to share that Davis Duehr Dean Eye Care, the Surgery Care Center, and the Digestive Health Center have all received the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval.

This seal demonstrates that these teams have met standards of care specific to the needs of patients, including infection prevention and control, leadership and medication management.

Videos - Tour, Overviews

This short video provides a tour of the Digestive Center.

Also, we recommend you watch the following videos from the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, which provide an overview of the procedures:

Upper Endoscopy/Gastroscopy


Share Your Feedback

If you recently received care at one of our Day Surgery Centers, we'd like to hear from you.

Please fill out our Surgery Center Concerns & Compliments form.

Release of Medical Records Form

Use our Patient Authorization to Release Protected Health Information form to release your medical records for our centers. This form is pre-filled for the Ambulatory Centers.

Patient Rights and Responsibilities

Healing involves the coordination and cooperation of many caring specialties. You, the patient, are an important and essential part of the team working to provide you with the best care.

We invite you to read our Patient Rights and Responsibility documents for:

Surgery Care Center

Digestive Care Center

Davis Duehr Dean Eye Care

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view these documents.

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