Alvarado Hospital provides the technology and facilities to support an extensive range of surgical specialties, including general, vascular, thoracic, orthopedic, neurologic, urologic, gynecologic, ophthalmic, and ear/nose/throat surgery. Thanks to advances in medical technology, many procedures can now be performed on an outpatient basis.
Alvarado Hospital offers the latest equipment for minimally invasive surgery designed to return patients home as quickly as possible.
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Alvarado Hospital has been nationally recognized by Healthgrades for surgical expertise. Specifically Alvarado has been recognized:
- America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery™
- America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Spine Surgery™
- America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Gastrointestinal Care™
- Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™
- Gatrointestinal Care Excellence Award™
- Top 10% in Nation for Spine Surgery
- Five-Star Recipient for Back Surgery
- Five-Star Recipient for Spinal Fusion Surgery
- Spine Surgery Excellence Award™
- Five-Star Recipient for Carotid Surgery
- Five-Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery
Surgical Weight Loss
The nationally renowned Alvarado Surgical Weight-Loss Program treats patients struggling with severe obesity. Surgical weight-loss options include gastric bypass, Lap-Band and sleeve. We now offer the FDA-approved, non-surgical “belly” balloon. For more information, go to Weight Loss Program.