at UF Health North

Featuring the latest advances in surgical technology.

UF Health North features a large inpatient and outpatient surgery center that includes five operating rooms, two gastrointestinal endoscopy rooms and two interventional cardiology and radiology rooms. The center also includes 16 private preoperative rooms, a 16-bay post-anesthesia care unit and 12 private recovery rooms for patients requiring extended recoveries.

Specialties and Procedures

General Surgery

  • Breast surgery
  • Laparoscopic cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder)
  • Laparoscopic and open repairs for inguinal, ventral and umbilical hernias
  • Thyroid surgery

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery

  • Anterior and posterior repairs
  • Bladder suspension (including tension-free vaginal tape)
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic laparoscopy
  • Dilation and curettage, often called a D&C


  • Diagnostic and therapeutic hysteroscopy
  • Polypectomy
  • Uterine ablation

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Otolaryngology (ENT)

  • Adenoidectomy
  • Dental extractions
  • Myringotomy (ear tubes)
  • Jaw surgery
  • Lipoma or growth removal
  • Sinus surgery
  • Tonsillectomy

Orthopaedic Surgery and Podiatry

  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Foot surgery for bunions and hammertoes
  • Fracture repairs and revisions of the hand, wrist and ankle
  • Hand surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome and de Quervain’s disease
  • Knee surgery (diagnostic and therapeutic arthroscopy and ACL repair)
  • Open and arthroscopic shoulder surgery for rotator cuff repairs and subacromial decompression
  • Tendon repairs

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

  • Breast augmentation or reduction
  • Eyelid surgery
  • Facelift
  • Scar revisions
  • Tendon and soft-tissue repairs
  • Vein stripping


  • Diagnostic and therapeutic cystoscopy
  • Lithotripsy (kidney stone break-up)

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