Surgical Procedures at Alaska Regional
You’re in good hands when you have surgery here at Alaska Regional Hospital. Our expert surgeons and support staff, state-of-the-art facilities, and safety-focused programs combine the best of technology with a healing touch to promote your health.
Our dedicated team of accredited anesthesiologists, nurses, technicians and surgeons are leaders in their respective fields, and are continually training and advancing their education to be the most skilled and knowledgeable they can be. At Alaska Regional, we pride ourselves in being at the forefront of all types of medicine, and surgery is no exception.
And rest assured, most surgical procedures don’t require lengthy hospital stays. In fact, many require no overnight stay at all (often called “day,” “outpatient” or “same-day” surgeries). If, however, you will be staying more than one night after surgery, yours will be an “inpatient” surgery.
No matter how long you stay, or what type of surgery you receive at Alaska Regional Hospital, you can be certain that you'll receive the best medical attention possible.
For information about the da Vinci® Surgical System, please visit our Robotic Surgery page.
Find A Surgeon
If your physician has recommended a surgical procedure and you'd like to speak to or make an appointment with a surgeon with privileges at Alaska Regional Hospital, please call 264-1722 (local) or 1-888-254-7884 (toll-free) for a physician referral. Or search for a physician online.
Additional Surgery Resources
- Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis (PDF - 254 KB)
- Showering Instructions for Surgery (PDF - 124 KB)
- Surgery Do's and Don'ts (PDF - 194 KB)
- Questions Every Patient Should Ask Before Taking Medications (PDF - 84 KB)
- Pain Instructions (PDF - 236 KB)