Tour the Operating Room

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OR handles

OR equipment on ceiling

Instrumentation and equipment suspended from ceiling at eye level to improve visibility, mobility and safety and to reduce room turnaround time. Storage of most supplies is located immediately outside the operating rooms to allow for easy access, while minimizing clutter in the operating room.
 OR vent 100% fresh air is moved through the operating room 25 times an hour through HEPA filters, providing the cleanest possible environment for surgery.
 OR video conference Video-conferencing capabilities, allowing the surgical team to communicate in real time with specialists, such as pathologists in the laboratory who are analyzing excised tissue samples. The system also has the capability to allow procedures to be watched from the Education Center for teaching purposes. All clinical data (labs, imaging studies, etc.) are viewable during the procedure.
OR nurse statino Nurse documentation station faces the operating table, rather than against the wall, for better interaction with the surgical team. Computers and OR systems accessible from station and corridor for easy access.
 OR da vinci
ORs are fully equipped for advanced minimally invasive surgical techniques, including robotic surgery.
OR floor markings Special floor markings increase safety awareness and compliance with surgical devise positioning in clean air flow. Flooring maternal is antibacterial.

Please use the links to the left to learn more about services offered through the Institute for Surgical Care at UMCPP, or call 1.888.PHCS4YOU (742.7496) to find a surgeon on staff.