(November 4, 2009) Destin, FL- Destin Surgery Center, a state licensed, Medicare certified, and AAAHC accredited ambulatory surgery center has now performed over 16,000 cases and continues to grow. The Center has been in operation since March 2002 and has evolved into an integral part of our local medical community.
“We have not only seen our case volume grow year to year, but we are also adding to our quality list of surgeons providing care at our facility,” stated Wes Battiste, CEO of Destin Surgery Center. “Physician leadership and ownership at Destin Surgery Center affords us the ability to optimize the quality of care our patients receive and the level of service our physician’s expect. Most important to Destin Surgery Center is the reputation of high quality care we deliver to the community which is evidenced by the exceptional satisfaction results from patients and physicians alike.”
The Destin Surgery Center has grown into a multi-specialty expert outpatient surgery provider. Specialties represented include Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, General Surgery, Gynecologic Surgery, Pain Management, Plastic Surgery, GI Procedures, and Podiatric Surgery.
“We are extremely fortunate to have such a facility in our neighborhood; our patients have had the most positive experiences possible,” said Dr. James Moody, General Surgeon.
“The Destin Surgery Center is by far one of the best overall surgical facilities I have ever been associated with,” reiterated Dr. Thomas Fox, Orthopedic Surgeon of Bluewater Orthopedics.
The staff of nurses and technical employees retained by Destin Surgery Center averages over ten years experience and are the key to its delivery of quality, safe, and cost-effective care. Their commitment to ethical and compassionate healthcare delivery allows them to recruit and retain the “best of the best” clinical nursing staff.
Medical Director and Board Certified Anesthesiologist, Dr. Sam Budnyck said, “After having trained at the University of Florida, I can truly say that the employees of this facility are as skilled and compassionate as those at any major hospital.”
Experienced, caring staff, in combination with the highest quality physicians working in a clean, comfortable environment ensure Destin Surgery Center continues to deliver the kind of care the staff would be happy to treat their own families in. The Destin Surgery Center is proud to be the first successful surgical facility in Destin and to have cared for so many of its own neighbors.
“We plan to continue our mission of providing the highest quality surgical services in a warm, welcoming environment for many years to come here in Destin,” stated Battiste.