Surgical Facility Pittsburgh

Newly built in 2012, the Premier Surgery Center of Pittsburgh is a state-of-the-art Ambulatory Surgical Center in the Pittsburgh area. With 7,000 total square feet of space, our outpatient surgical facility has plenty of room to accommodate multiple surgeries with three fully-equipped surgical suites, seven pre- and post-operative pods, and even a specially designed pediatric room. Our recovery areas are semi-private where you can be reunited with your family member(s) in comfort.

We are conveniently located on Perry Highway in Wexford within easy driving distance from Pittsburgh and surrounding suburbs. There is free, close on-site parking. The waiting room offers flat screen televisions, free Wi-Fi and there are private consultation rooms available for your confidentiality. For family members we offer a coffee bar for their enjoyment.

Take our virtual tour of the surgical center where you can see our attention to every detail has provided for a comfortable and private atmosphere where you can be assured of the best medical care in a safe environment.

“I thought everyone was exceptional. The nurses were happy to help each other out to ensure my well-being.”

Premier Surgery Center of Pittsburgh, LLC is Pennsylvania State Licensed, Medicare Certified and Fully Accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc (AAAASF).

AAAASFOur fully equipped, state licensed surgery center is the ideal setting for your surgery procedure. It offers safety and affordability with full privacy. Your anesthesia is provided by a board-certified Anesthesiologist (MD).

Our facility is accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facility, Inc. and the State of Pennsylvania. The primary mission of the AAAASF is to ensure the highest quality patient care in the ambulatory surgery setting.

The AAAASF has designed an accrediting program to help provide patients with the assurance of safety and quality in all aspects of their outpatient surgery experience. To achieve this goal, every AAAASF accredited ambulatory surgery facility must meet stringent national standards of equipment, operating safety, personnel and surgeon credentials.

As the leading accrediting organization, AAAASF has developed system to effectively monitor and implement the latest advances in outpatient care delivery-advances that directly benefit patients. Today, with more than
2000 accredited outpatient surgical facilities, AAAASF is the largest accrediting organization of its kind in the United States.

What is AAAASF?

The initials AAAASF stands for the American Association for Accreditations of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities. The AAAASF develops and implements standards of excellence to ensure the highest quality of patient safety through an accreditation program. In short, it means Premier Surgery Center of Pittsburgh has been inspected, and meets all of the standards set by AAAASF for Accreditation.

The AAAASF protects patients in an Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) by

  • Requiring surgeons to have hospital privileges for any procedure
    they perform in an ASC
  • Mandating the only Anesthesia professionals provide deep levels of
    Anesthesia
  • Holding each ASC to rigorous standards for a safe surgical
    environment, up-to-date equipment, and appropriate anesthesia drugs
  • Assuring that the standards are the same as Hospital standards
  • Using peer review (peer oversight) to inspect and re-inspect ASC
    facilities.

 

About the AAAASF

The American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities, Inc. (AAAASF) was established in 1980 to standardize and improve the quality of medical and surgical care in outpatient facilities and assure the public that patient safety is top priority in an accredited facility. More than 2,200 outpatient facilities are accredited by AAAASF, one of the largest not-for-profit accrediting organizations in the United States. Surgeons, legislators, state and national health agencies and patients acknowledge that AAAASF sets the “gold standard” for quality patient care.”

AAAASF programs include surgical, procedural, oral maxillofacial, international surgical and dental. AAAASF is also deemed by Medicare to accredit ambulatory surgery centers, rehabilitation and outpatient therapy agencies and rural health clinics. For more information, visit AAAASF.org or Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.