Surgical Care at UnityPoint Health - Grinnell
Quality. Excellence. Compassion.
UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center's full spectrum of care allows our patients access to traditional surgical services as well as specialty care. Surgery is performed by a team of on-staff surgical specialists in many medical fields: bariatric, ENT, general, gynecology, ophthalmology, orthopedic, podiatry, thoracic, trauma and urology. To learn more about our surgery options, call (641) 236-7511.
Our surgery department is well-known for its expertise in bariatric surgery. In 2006, GRMC became one of the first hospitals in Iowa, and one of the smallest hospitals in the nation, to be accredited as a level 1 bariatric surgical center of excellence. Our Bariatric Center is nationally recognized and accredited as a Comprehensive Center under the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).
We pride ourselves on having a highly-qualified surgical nursing staff. Surgical services staff in the operating room, central supply center, outpatient and recovery room have earned advanced certifications and have years of professional experience.