Effective, Innovative Care

Hughston Surgical Center is located on the 2nd floor of Hughston Clinic. We are physician owned and have been open since October 2011. The Hughston Surgical Center is accredited through AAAHC and licensed by the state of Georgia. We follow nationally recognized guidelines from some of the top institutions, such as:

  • AAAHC (Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care) and CMS
  • AORN (Association of perioperative Registered Nursing)
  • APIC (Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology)
  • ASC Quality Collaboration
  • AAMI (Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation)

All of our nurses and anesthesia staff hold BLS (Basic Life Support), ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) and PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) Certifications.

Common injuries we treat

Your doctor will determine if out-patient surgery is appropriate for your treatment. Here are some of the common conditions and injuries we treat at the Hughston Surgical Center:

  • Achilles tendon repair
  • Ankle scope
  • Arthrodesis of the foot and ankle
  • Bunionectomy
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Cubital tunnel release
  • Dupuytren’s release
  • ESI (epidural steroid injection)
  • Foot fracture repair
  • Ganglion cyst and other mass Excisions
  • Hammertoe correction
  • Hand and wrist fracture repair
  • Knee ligament repair
  • Knee Scope
  • Plantar fasciotomy
  • PRP injections
  • Shoulder Scope and repair
  • Spinal cord stimulator insertion
  • Tendon and ligament repair
  • Trigger finger release