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    ENHANCED PATIENT SAFETY


    Thank you for choosing Rome Memorial Hospital.

    We recognize that patients are already anxious when they need a procedure and your apprehension may be heightened as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    At Rome Memorial Hospital, we’ve implemented several measures to enhance the hospital’s already stringent infection prevention strategies to protect your safety when you need an elective procedure. These include testing patients for COVID-19 before surgery and designating separate entrances, elevators, units and staff for patients’ enhanced safety

    Click here for complete information in our Patient Education guide.

    Rest assured we are taking every precaution. We have adopted the published guidelines from the American College of Surgeons, the CDC and the New York state Department of Health.

    Our staff feels a deep sense of pride and commitment to those who place their trust in our care.  Our patients are our friends, family and neighbors.  For you, we deliver nothing less than our best.

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    Rome Surgical Specialists

    at 1614 N. James Street

    When you need surgery, choose Rome Surgical Specialists.

    Our surgeons are board certified, well-trained, experienced and committed to providing the highest standard of care. 

    Rome Surgical Specialists offer a broad range of surgical procedures including: 

    General Surgery: Including breast biopsy and mastectomy, surgery for skin and colon cancers, gallbladder and thyroid disease, bowel obstruction and resection and other related bowel surgeries, gastrectomy, appendicitis, hernia repair, and tracheostomy.

    Thoracic Surgery: Including surgery for lung and esophageal cancer, pacemaker placement, management of pneumothorax, and mediastinal tumors. 

    Our surgeons have the expertise to perform laparoscopic or minimally invasive surgery. For our patients, that means smaller incisions, less pain and the ability to return to normal activities sooner.

    Rome Memorial Hospital is a nationally recognized as a leader in infection prevention and patient safety. That means quality care for you.

    We embrace evidence-based practices to provide our patients with the best possible outcomes. For example, by assuring that our patients get the right medicines at the right time on the day of their surgery, we reduce the risk of complications due to infection or blood clots.