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Recover Faster at SCCR After an Injury

Trust Us for Quality Orthopedic Care

Are you sidelined after an athletic injury? We understand how important it is to get back in the game. Our orthopedics and sports medicine specialists have the surgical experience necessary to treat a full range of sports injuries on athletes of all abilities. Recover faster and get back to doing what you love with help from Surgery Center Cedar Rapids. 

A common term in orthopedic surgery is arthroscopy, which is a minimally invasive surgical procedure used to visualize and treat problems inside a joint. Arthroscopic procedures are often used to treat rotator cuff tears, carpal tunnel syndrome, general arthritis, and torn ligaments.

Hear from one of our experienced providers, Dr. Lisa Coester, about what you can expect when you have an orthopedic procedure done at our facility:

“If surgical intervention has been recommended, then you can rest easy knowing that the team at the Surgery Center of Cedar Rapids will be working closely with your surgeon to provide a comfortable, convenient and cost effective way to effectively achieve the best outcome. From the time you join us at the Surgery Center of Cedar Rapids the focus is on you - your comfort, your care - to ensure that you receive the most effective pain control and the highest level of expertise available to optimize your outcome. With thousands of surgeries performed at Surgery Center over the past two decades, our staff, working alongside your surgeon, are ready to take care of you as they would their own family.”


Other News

SCCR Welcomes A New Executive Director

Surgery Center Cedar Rapids has appointed Elly Steffen, FACHE, MHA, MPH as executive director. Steffen was previously chief operating officer for the Eastern Iowa Health Center, chief executive officer for UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s Hospital’s Continuing Care Hospital, St. Luke’s Hospital’s senior project manager/consultant, and chief operating officer for...

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SCCR Year in Review

Another year has come to a close, and what a year it was for Surgery Center Cedar Rapids! First, we would like to thank all of our amazing team members for all their hard work and dedication. We couldn’t do any of it without you. Because of our team we were...

Join Our Team of Nurses!

Do you know what perioperative nurses do? Perioperative nurses are also known as surgical nurses or operating room nurses. These team members are the ones who care for patients before, during, and after their procedure. Perioperative nurses’ duties include anything from being a scrub nurse, choosing and passing instruments during...

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

For almost 40 years, October has been known as Breast Cancer Awareness month. It started in 1985 as a promotion of mammograms as the most effective tool to fight cancer. At Surgery Center Cedar Rapids, we are honored to take part in the battle against breast cancer. Along with the...