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    Surgical Services
    Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital (530) 888-4540

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    A team of surgeons and nursing staff committed to surgical excellence and quick recoveries supports Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital. Surgery in a modern, technically advanced facility is available on an inpatient or outpatient basis. Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital offers the only outpatient services that support patient recovery by offering 24-hour medical care.

    Your selection of Sutter Health as your health care provider opens the door to compassionate and devoted staff. Sutter Auburn Faith is supported by board-certified surgeons who focus on a wide variety of procedures:

    • Bariatric surgery (weight loss)
    • Bronchoscopy
    • Ear, nose & throat procedures
    • Endoscopic procedures of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract
    • General Surgery - Sutter Auburn Faith's surgical teams utilize new technology and advanced techniques in conjunction with other departments such as radiology and a number of special procedures including:
      • Sentinel lymph node biopsies
      • Wire localization on breast biopsies
      • Nuclear medicine tests, injections
      • Intraoperative EGD's
      • Laparoscopic hernia repairs
      • Laparoscopic choleaptectomy with intraoperative cholangiograms using radiology and the C-arm
      • Laparoscopic colectomy and appendectomy

    • Gynecological and urogynecological procedures including:
      • HTA Hydrothermal ablation
      • TVT Transvaginal taping
      • TOT Transobturator taping
      • Laparoscopic procedures including:
        • Laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy
        • Laparoscopic total vaginal hysterectomy
      • Essure procedure which provides urological procedures in conjunction with gynecological procedures such as:
        • Cystoscopy
        • Hydrodistention
        • Stress incontinence/bladder problems
        • Anterior/posterior repair
    • Urological
      • Brachytherapy Prostate Seed Implant
      • Lithotripsy
    • Vascular
      • Bypass graft surgery
      • Endovascular or open Triple A repair
      • Carotid Endarterectomy

    • Oncological Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Total joint replacement including shoulder, hip and knee
      • Anterior hip replacement
      • Computer guided Navigation system for total knee replacement
      • Shoulder and knee arthroscopies
      • Rotator cuff repairs and other shoulder procedures
      • ORIF - Open Reduction Internal Fixation for various fractures
    • Reconstructive plastic surgery
    • Urological procedures, such as minimally invasive brachytherapy implant seed therapy
    • Vascular surgical procedures

    To locate a surgeon who is right for your needs, please use our physician locator.

    Many surgeries performed at Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital do not require an overnight stay in the facility. The surgical unit gives patients the benefit of advanced technology during surgery prior to releasing the patient to recover at home. Should the patient need additional care, the hospital is the only outpatient surgery service that provides 24-hour medical care to support the recovery of patients.

    Our surgical services department is a comprised of several units, such as:

    • Ambulatory surgical services
    • Operating rooms
    • Post-anesthesia care unit
    • Special procedures
    • Sterile processing

    All working toward the same goal of providing excellent pre-and post-operative care, these units perform a variety of functions, including:

    • Pre-operative/procedure assessment and education for surgical patients
    • Short stay post-operative/procedure recovery and discharge planning
    • Supportive care for outpatient infusion therapy and patients receiving transfusions