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Ambulatory Surgery

Newsweek's America's Best Ambulatory Surgery Centers for 2023

With seven operating rooms and two procedure rooms, the CARES Surgicenter provides high-quality surgical services in a state-of-the-art environment. Newsweek named the Saint Peter’s CARES Surgicenter one of America's Best Ambulatory Surgery Centers 2022.

Patients who choose Saint Peter’s CARES Surgicenter are often home the very same day. Saint Peter’s has over 80 physicians who perform surgeries in the CARES Surgicenter, along with 16 anesthesiologists.

Surgical specialties offered in the CARES Surgicenter include but are not limited to:

Breast Surgery
Mastectomy, removal of breast lesions, and breast reconstruction

Colorectal Surgery
Colonoscopies for high-risk individuals, removal of fissures and drainage of abscesses

Colonoscopy, biopsy and cystoscopy

General Surgery
Hernia surgery, removal of lesions and draining skin abscesses

Gynecologic Surgery
Hysteroscopy, myomectomy, and treating ectopic pregnancies

Ophthalmologic Surgery
Strabismus cases, revising eye muscles and creating eardrum openings

Orthopedic Surgery
Carpal tunnel surgery, knee surgery, treating fractures

Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose and Throat)
Repair of nasal septum, removal of tonsils and adenoids and eardrum repair

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Breast enlargement and reductions, eyelid surgery, and nose reconstruction

Podiatric Surgery
Hammertoe repair, removal of nail beds and removal of foot lesions

Urologic Surgery
Repairing bladder defects


The CARES Surgicenter is located in the Center for Ambulatory Resources (CARES), which is adjacent to The Dr. Bipin Patel Pavilion at Saint Peter’s University Hospital. CARES is connected to Saint Peter’s University Hospital via a sky bridge.

GPS navigation: Please use 240 Easton Avenue, New Brunswick, NJ 08901.

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