Expert Surgeons, where you need them.

Our surgical teams work together, using the latest technology and modern facilities to provide excellent care close to home. These highly trained and experienced surgeons represent a wide range of specialties, so ask your doctor about receiving your surgical care from our team at St. Joseph's Hospital Highland.

The Dr. & Mrs. Felix F. Ungacta Surgery Center features 12 private rooms for patients before and after surgery and for outpatient procedures, as well as 25% larger operating suites. With all that space, we are able to have the latest technology! This includes new high-definition video cameras for arthroscopic and laparoscopic procedures. Why travel when you can stay close to home?

Operating RoomThe Dr. & Mrs. Felix F. Ungacta Surgery Center offers state-of-the-art procedures as well as an outstanding team of highly skilled surgeons and compassionate nurses. Both inpatient and outpatient surgical care is available, with a focus on the following specialties:

  • Orthopedics
  • Diseases of the Ears, Nose and Throat
  • Pain Management
  • Gastroenterology
  • Podiatry
  • General Surgery
  • Urology
  • Gynecology
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Ophthalmology

All scheduled surgeries take place between 7:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. However, we also provide coverage for emergency surgeries 24 hours a day. Talk to your doctor about scheduling your upcoming surgery at HSHS St. Joseph's Hospital in the Dr. & Mrs. Felix F. Ungacta Surgery Center. We offer the "hometown advantage."

For more information, please contact the Dr. & Mrs. Felix F. Ungacta Surgery Center at (618) 651-2680. You can also download this flyer to learn more.