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Surgery

Surgery is a branch of medicine that involves treating diseases or injuries by adjusting or removing organs, tissues or bones. Surgery includes both necessary procedures like cardiac surgery, or elective procedures such as joint replacement.

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Surgical care in Margate, Florida

Whether you are seeking elective surgery or are in need of emergency surgery, our care team can meet your needs.

Our surgical center at HCA Florida Northwest Hospital offers access to teams who provide effective surgical treatments in many specialties. As part of our dedication to advanced care, we use minimally invasive procedures whenever possible.

Our surgical treatments and services

Our surgeons, nurses, technicians and other staff work together to ensure you receive personalized, comprehensive care and support. 

Our surgical specialties

When choosing our hospital for your care, you benefit from our expertise in various disciplines, such as:
  • General surgery
  • Gynecologic surgery
  • Heart, vascular and thoracic surgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Urologic surgery
  • Weight loss surgery

Minimally invasive surgery

Our Minimally Invasive Surgical Services Institute offers multiple minimally invasive surgery options. Minimally invasive surgery provides significant advantages over traditional surgery, including: 
 
  • Smaller incisions, which leads to less scarring
  • Greater precision
  • Less postoperative pain
  • Shorter hospital stays
  • Quicker recovery

Robotic surgery

The majority of our minimally invasive surgeries are performed using robotic technology. This technology provides surgeons with the most advanced instruments, allowing them to operate using very small incisions with greater vision, precision and control.

Northwest Hospital Robotic Surgery Institute

Learn how robotic surgery works at Northwest Hospital with the da Vinci Xi Surgical System.
The da Vinci robotic Surgical System.

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Scheduled procedures and surgeries during COVID-19: What to expect 

October 19, 2020
If you have a surgery scheduled during COVID-19, here is some information on the current safeguards in place, and what to expect before, during and after your procedure.

Scheduled procedures and surgeries during COVID-19: What to expect 

October 19, 2020
If you have a surgery scheduled during COVID-19, here is some information on the current safeguards in place, and what to expect before, during and after your procedure.