Surgical and Anesthesia Services Described | White Plains Hospital

Surgical and Anesthesia Services Described

At White Plains Hospital, we work hard to provide you with the best services and facilities available to care for your health. That’s why we offer a variety of surgical settings specially designed for administering and monitoring certain treatments. These include the:

Ambulatory Surgery Department

Located at the main hospital building, the Ambulatory Surgery Department is a state-of-the-art facility designed to provide you with the utmost in comfort and care. Any outpatient surgery that does not require an overnight stay in the hospital is performed here. Our patients can rest easily knowing that the latest in safety, technology, and supporting services are utilized in our operating and recovery rooms.

Anesthesia Services

All anesthesia services at White Plains Hospital are provided by board certified physicians affiliated with the White Plains Anesthesia Group, a division of Westchester Anesthesiologists, P.C. This group is a separate entity from the hospital and bills separately for its services. For more information about the group, its services and anesthesia in general view pages 5-8 of the Surgery Guide.

Bariatric (weight-loss) Surgery Program

Accredited by the Surgical Review Corporation as a "Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence," we offer Roux-en-Y gastric bypass as well as adjustable laparoscopic gastric band (lap band) surgery. Ongoing support groups are available for patients following surgery.

Endoscopy Center

The state-of-the-art Endoscopy Center provides a variety of diagnostic and therapeutic services in a safe hospital setting. Tests and procedures include colonoscopy and treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disorders. See the Endoscopy Center for more information.

The Westchester Orthopaedic Institute

The renowned Westchester Orthopaedic Institute provides a wide range of orthopedic surgical procedures including total and partial joint replacements. White Plains Hospital performs more of these surgeries than any other hospital in Westchester County. Read more information about orthopedic surgery at White Plains Hospital.

Robotic Surgery Program

White Plains Hospital was the first community hospital in the Westchester and southern Connecticut region to acquire the da Vinci robotic surgical system, which allows surgeons to perform complex procedures endoscopically through tiny access ports. Robotic surgery provides patients with a less traumatic, less painful and more cosmetically pleasing alternative to traditional open surgeries. The da Vinci robot is used for prostate cancer surgery, gynecologic, general, and thoracic surgical procedures. Learn more information about robotic surgery at White Plains Hospital.