Advanced Surgical Hospital is a unique care setting that has achieved the highest quality ratings of any hospital in the region. An exceptional level of care is provided by a team of expert surgeons, clinical staff, therapists, and healthcare leaders. Care is designed around the unique needs of patients and families. Because of Advanced Surgical Hospital’s approach to patient centered care, our care has been recognized locally, regionally, and nationally. When you come to Advanced Surgical Hospital you are receiving care in a hospital that:

  • Was named the 2014 Physician Hospital of the Year by Physician Hospitals of America (PHA)
  • Is the highest performing hospital in the region on every publically reported quality metric; Received “perfect marks” on the Department of Health Life Safety and Division of Acute and Ambulatory Care re-licensure surveys in 2014
  • Has been free of infections for patients having their joints replaced starting in 2013 through year to date 2015
  • Is fully accredited through the Joint Commission
  • Is rated in the 99th percentile for Patient Satisfaction since opening in April 2010
  • Is a 2013 and 2014 Recipient of the Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award in Patient Satisfaction— Advanced Surgical Hospital is the only hospital in the region to receive this honor which fewer than 5% of all Press Ganey clients across the nation reach and consistently maintain it for the one year reporting period.
  • Has been recognized by Becker’s Hospital Review Infection Control and Clinical Quality as being one of the top 55 hospitals across the country that patients rated “Would Definitely Recommend” on patient satisfaction (HCAHPS) surveys; We ranked 6th in the nation and tied for 1st in the state on this prestigious list of 55 hospitals
  • Has been recognized for excellence through Becker Institute, Healthgrades and CareChex (an affiliate of Comparion Medical Analytics Inc which recently partnered with the Pittsburgh Business Group on Health to provide members with in-depth quality analysis of hospitals’ performance).
  • Is a 2013 and 2014 recipient of the Pittsburgh Business Times Best Places to Work Award
  • Has received a “perfect score” for the Highmark Hospital Pay for Value Program which encompasses the highest quality standards
  • Has been named to the 2014 Women’s Choice Award List: America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Patient Experience
  • Graded 5 stars by CMS 2015
  • Rated in the top 52 hospitals nation-wide with the cleanest patients rooms as rated by patients
  • Advanced Surgical Hospital was recognized by the Pennsylvania Hospital Engagement Network in April 2015 with the following awards:
    1. Certificate of Appreciation Adverse Drug Events
    2. Certificate of Appreciation Falls Reduction and Prevention Program
    3. Safety Across the Board Excellence Award
    4. Wrong Site Surgery Prevention Project Excellence Award
    5. Catheter Associated UTI Prevention Project Excellence Award
    6. Venous Thromboembolism Prevention Project Excellence Award
    7. Surgical Site Infection Prevention Project Excellence Award

These accomplishments and others speak to the dedication and commitment Advanced Surgical Hospital has to provide the highest quality elective orthopaedic, general surgery, pain management, and ophthalmic surgery to all of our patients and families.

Patient Reviews
“I have had excellent experiences with my knee replacement surgeries. Dr. Avolio, the nurses, the therapists, and others associated with Advanced Surgical Hospital are outstanding. I can’t imagine why anyone would go to another facility.”
“The facility, STAFF, and the doctor were great!! I cannot express my gratitude. My first procedure went very well.”
“To me this is the best hospital in the Country. Fantastic Doctors and staff!”
“Very well ran hospital with patients needs first.”
“Excellent care from all staff members!”
“Of all the hospital stays of which I have had, and I have had many, this facility is #1.”
“You all have been so thoughtful, kind, considerate, friendly, and helpful beyond words and so appreciated. First class all the way- and in every way too from staff, cleanliness, meals, assistance, etc. We have been so impressed!”
“I could not believe the care that I got here. It was amazing. Everyone was so caring, nice, and understanding! Your care helped me heal better and faster!”
“I want to thank all of you for the kindness, care, and helpfulness that you gave me during my recent stay. When a person is not feeling well – it was so nice to have someone coming in the room with a smile and talking to you with gentle words.”
“The nurses were great and explained everything!”