A wide range of outpatient surgical procedures can be performed at Davenport Ambulatory Surgery Center. We offer the latest technology and state of the art equipment for a variety of specialties including:
DASC also does specialty procedures such as:
DASC's anesthesiologists can skillfully administer a monitored or general anesthetic that is best suited to your comfort, safety and individual preference. The day of your preoperative evaluation visit, your physical condition will be carefully evaluated to determine the best anesthetic for you.
Cardiology is the study of the heart and its functions in health and disease. Cardiologists (heart doctors) focus on the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease.
General surgeries include a variety of corrective procedures such as hernia repair and removal of varicose veins, as well as such diagnostic procedures as breast and lymph node biopsies. Surgery is complimented by the availability of a Pathologist to analyze specimens on the premises.
A variety of diagnostic and therapeutic procedures specifically for women can be performed as DASC. Included are D and C, removal of cysts and lesions, laser laparoscopy, tubal ligation and hysterosalpingogram.
Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine whereby the digestive system and its disorders are studied. Diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract, which includes the organs from mouth ot anus, along the alimentary canal, are the focus of this specialty. Physicians practicing in this field of medicine are called gastroenterologists, and commonly are referred to as “GI” doctors.
Common ophthalmologic procedures performed include correction of crossed eyes, cataract removal, and lens implant, as well as some laser procedures of the eye.
Medical techniques and technology are rapidly expanding to help patients who have problems that affect their bones and joints. DASC offers a variety of orthopedic procedures.
Common procedures include removal of bone spurs and painful cysyts as well as procedures to release compressed nerves and trigger fingers.
For knees and shoulders, common techniques often utilize arthroscopy, viewing of the joint through a special fiber-optic scope, to simplify surgical correction.
Our orthopedic specialists also perform a number of microsurgical procedures such as nerve and tendon repair of the hands.
Surgeons may perform a number of surgeries involving the ears, nose and throat. Common otolaryngological procedures include removal of tonsils, removal of adenoids, septoplasty, and endoscopic sinus surgery.
We provide a diagnostic and therapeutic Pain Clinic. Common problems such as sciatica--low back pain,cervical and lumbar radiculopathies, as well as post traumatic sympathetic dystrophies can be effectively treated at DASC.
Treatment is by referral only and most procedures are carried out under I.V. sedation to minimize patient discomfort.
Plastic surgeons can perform a variety of reconstructive and cosmetic procedures at DASC. Common cosmetic procedures include body contouring, suction removal of excess fat, breast augmentation, and face lifts. Removal of malignant as well as non-malignant skin leisons is commonly performed at DASC.
DASC specialists offer a variety of methods for correcting problems that occur in the feet. Common procedures include removal of bunions, hammer toe correction and other surgical procedures for correction of foot disorders.
DASC's urological staff is trained in the most modern diagnostic procedures such as ultrasonic prostate biopsy and evaluation of male and female urinary tract. Procedures frequently performed are circumcision, vasectomy, fulguration of bladder tumors, and prostatic biopsies. Laser lithotripsy is also available at DASC