The Surgical Hospital of Phoenix
6501 N. 19th Avenue
Phoenix AZ 85015


Surgical Specialty Hospital of Arizona is your full service hospital for both inpatient and outpatient procedures. As Arizona's first licensed Surgical Specialty Hospital, we offer our patients a great deal of conveniences that will make the time you spend with us as efficient and pleasant as possible.


Established in May of 2005, Surgical Specialty Hospital of Arizona (SSHAZ) is the first licensed surgical specialty facility of its kind in the State. The hospital has earned a reputation as one of the best places for patients to have surgery here in The Valley. This is due to the unique environment of our hospital, which makes scheduling operations more efficient, attracts the best doctors and personnel and delights patients with attentive care. The staff at Surgical Specialty Hospital of Arizona is expertly trained and dedicated to providing the highest standards of personal care and privacy for each of our patients. We want our patients' time with us to be as comfortable and relaxing as possible.

A warm, friendly and professional staff is here to serve you. We have world-renowned surgeons combined with a full staff of ACLS Certified Nurses ensuring that you receive the care you deserve. In 2010 SSHAZ was rankedNumber 1 in the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale region for Spine Surgery and 5-star rated for Spine Surgery by HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization. And in June, 2011 HealthGrades rated SSHAZ  Number 1 in Arizona, Top 10% in the nation and 5-star rated forBariatric Surgery.

We are proud to be an Aetna Institutes of Quality® Bariatric Surgery Facility. For our patients, this means you can feel confident in the quality of care you will receive knowing that Surgical Specialty Hospital of Arizona chose to excel above other area facilities and meet the stringent requirements of Aetna Institutes of Quality® criteria.

Our surgical suites are fully equipped with state of the art technology that allows for us to provide both outpatient surgeries as well as elective inpatient surgeries. Our scope of surgeries includes, but is not limited to, spine, orthopedic, bariatric, general and GI surgery. SSHAZ is also one of the first hospitals in the state to offerTransoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF) for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux which allows for incisionless reconstructive surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). We are accredited by The Joint Commission and COLA as well as Medicare certified.



6501 N. 19th Avenue
Phoenix AZ 85015
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