Regent Surgical Health Announces Strategic Investment From TowerBrook and Ascension Capital

Regent Surgical Health (Regent), a developer, owner and manager of ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), announced today the completion of a strategic investment from TowerBrook Capital Partners L.P. (TowerBrook), an international investment management firm, and Ascension Capital, an investment affiliate of Ascension, providing additional capital for future growth. In conjunction with the transaction, Ascension, the nation’s…

First Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion at Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee Surgery Center

Casey Davidson, M.D., an experienced orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spine procedures, recently completed the first anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) at Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee, a state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center (ASC) that opened last year outside Nashville, TN. “It is exciting to be able to do ACDF on an outpatient basis because…

Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee Surgery Center is First ASC in the State to use MAKO Smart Robotics to Complete Anterior Total Hip Replacement

Colin Looney, M.D., one of twelve surgeon partners at Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee Surgery Center, was the first at the center use robotics-assisted technology to complete an anterior total hip replacement– also the first procedure of its type done in an ASC in Tennessee. A seasoned orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and…

ASC’s First Outpatient Spine Procedure Completed at Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee Surgery Center

Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee Surgery Center, a state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center (ASC) that opened earlier this year in Franklin, TN, has now expanded its orthopaedic case load to include outpatient spine procedures. John W. Klekamp, M.D., an experienced surgeon and partner in the ASC, recently performed the first one, a lumbar discectomy, and…

Oregon Surgical Institute Performs 1,000th Joint Replacement Procedure

Oregon Surgical Institute (OSI) has reached a significant milestone marking the 1,000th outpatient joint replacement surgery at the center. Designed as an outpatient center of excellence specifically for complex procedures, OSI focuses on total joint replacement, spine, orthopedics, pain management, and cardiology. In a joint venture with surgeon partners and Regent Surgical Health, OSI quickly…

Case Costing Helps ASCs Thrive Despite Reimbursement Differential

While lower reimbursement for the exact same procedures done at hospitals is a reality for ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs), superior operating efficiency and meticulous accounting make continued sector growth possible. Case costing is one such accounting method, focusing on capturing the costs of supplies used but indirect costs could be rolled in as well. But corralling…

Regent Surgical Health Expands Business Development Team

Regent Surgical Health welcomes Justin Neerhof as Vice President of Business Development. In his new role, Neerhof will leverage his deep multi-specialty surgery center expertise as he works closely with physician groups and hospital systems to merge, acquire, and develop ambulatory surgery centers. “Justin’s track record of creating mutually beneficial joint venture partnership agreements and his…