It can be a shock to hear you may need surgery. But sometimes, it’s the best option to get you back to good health. We’re here to help you through it with planning and preparation. You’ll work with our surgeons and staff to assure you get answers to your questions and the best treatment option. We’re with you before, during and after surgery through your full recovery.
At Banner Health, our goal is to help you be as healthy as possible. When you need surgery, we’re your partners to help you get back to good health. Our surgical teams perform thousands of surgeries every year, using a variety of procedures for many conditions. Surgical treatments we provide include:
We focus on providing you the best surgical experience possible. Specialized services help us do that. The surgical care area is where your entire surgical team — surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses — works together to care for you before, during and after surgery.
The intensive care unit (ICU) is where your care team can monitor and provide a higher level of care if needed as you begin your recovery. Special services and procedures to help you manage your pain help you recover faster.
There’s no doubt you and your family will have lots of questions about surgery and other treatment options. We’re here to answer them all and walk through the entire process with you. Learn more about what you can expect; how to prepare for your procedure; and classes, events and support groups we offer.
Banner – University Medical Center Tucson provides comprehensive surgical care, including as organ transplants. As an academic medical center and a Level 1 trauma center, we offer expertise, procedures and technology not always available at other facilities.
We offer a range of surgical procedures, from general surgeries to complex procedures. At our HepatoPancreaticoBiliary Center, we provide 24/7 diagnosis and treatment of liver, pancreas, gallbladder and biliary system conditions. Our Endocrine Surgery Center is the only center in the Southwest available to diagnose and treat cancerous and noncancerous diseases of the endocrine system.
Whenever possible, our surgeons use minimally invasive procedures. Procedures such as robot-assisted surgery require tiny incisions, which means less pain, a shorter hospital stay and a quicker recovery for you.
Surgical treatments we provide include:
Your Banner – University Medical Center Tucson surgical team is here for you and your family. We work together to combine our surgical expertise and teamwork with education and compassion to support you every step of the way before, during and after surgery.
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.