Surgery & Anesthesiology
Surgery can cause nervousness. That's why we're dedicated to providing you with a comforting atmosphere to help ease your mind. Supported by latest technology, our surgery center ensures you and your family receive the highest quality surgical care possible. Our team is focused on providing personal attention and ready to help you through the process. We're committed to being there every step of the way.
Our new hospital offers procedures requiring an overnight stay in the hospital, as well as outpatient surgery for procedures such as podiatry, eye surgeries and colonoscopies.
We're pleased to provide a safe environment for patients experiencing invasive procedures to restore optimum health and wellness. All team members are committed to quality-conscious, competent and cost-effective care with the respect for life, dignity and patient privacy.
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Caring for Your Child
Your family comes first at the UnityPoint Health. We want to ensure that your child has the support needed to make the process easier, no matter how minor the procedure may be. Our compassionate and supportive team is experienced with understanding the trials a child faces both before and after surgery, giving them a significant understanding of how to ease potential nerves. With a family-focused approach, as a parent, you are welcome to be right there with your child through most of the day. You will be kept well-informed during the procedure to help calm nervousness and give you an important peace of mind.
The anesthesia service at UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown is provided by NorthStar Anesthesia. Certified Nurse Anesthetists help patients control pain with nerve blocks post-operatively.
Anesthesia services are provided to patients at UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown by Northstar Anesthesia and delivered by our team of Certified Registered Nurse Anesthesiologists (CRNAs). CRNAs are advanced practice registered nurses who have extensive clinical training and have passed a certification exam approved by the National Board of Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists.
These CRNAs are highly skilled in administering anesthesia and other medications designed to calm anxiety and promote a comfortable, controlled surgical experience. They are also highly trained in neuraxial and peripheral nerve blocks to facilitate a faster, safer recovery with extended pain control after surgery.
Welcome to Our New Hospital
We expanded our outpatient clinic into a fully functioning hospital in April 2022. Come discover quality care, close to home in a modern, state-of-the-art facility.