13+ new orthopedic ASCs to know

Over the past three months, several new orthopedic ASCs were opened, announced or developed across the country.

From June through August, Becker's reported 10 orthopedic groups nationwide opened or are in the process of building ASCs; a few notable hospitals and health systems are developing orthopedics-focused ASCs as well.

Becker's reported that there were 65 new outpatient surgery centers and ASCs opened or announced in the past three months, and 20 percent of those centers are orthopedics-driven.

Here are the new orthopedics-focused ASCs to know:

Newport News, Va.-based Orthopaedic & Spine Center broke ground on a medical office building with an ASC.

Mississippi Sports Medicine And Orthopaedic Center in Madison, a 16-physician group, is building an 11-OR ASC that is slated to open in the spring of 2019.

Athens, Ala.-based The Orthopaedic Center is set to open an outpatient surgery center next month.

Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and the Miami Heat basketball team broke ground on the Coral Gables, Fla.-based Miami Heat Sports Medicine Center, which includes an ASC.

Phoenix-based OrthoArizona is opening a musculoskeletal-focused medical facility and ASC in Gilbert, Ariz.

Yale New Haven (Conn.) Health opened the Musculoskeletal Care McGivney Advanced Surgery Center in August on its Saint Raphael campus.

Lenoir, N.C.-based Caldwell UNC Health Care and a group of eight surgeons are teaming up to build a $7.1 million orthopedic ASC in Granite Falls, N.C.

Construction is underway on Oklahoma City-based McBride Orthopedic Hospital's new ASC.

Wilmington, N.C.-based EmergeOrtho celebrated the groundbreaking of a new medical office building with an ASC in Leland, N.C.

Providence, R.I.-based University Orthopedics opened a 90,000-square-foot medical office and surgery center in East Providence, R.I.

Founder of San Diego-based Olympus Orthopedics and orthopedic surgeon Oke Anakwenze, MD, reported on LinkedIn his practice is launching a new surgical center, Advanced Surgery Center of North County in Escondido, Calif.

Madison, Miss.-based Capital Ortho is set to open a new full-service outpatient surgery center and onsite physical therapy clinic this fall.

Minneapolis-based Twin Cities Orthopedics opened a 48,000-square-foot facility in Blaine, Minn., June 11. The clinic houses the Blaine Orthopedic Surgery Center.

Muncie-based Central Indiana Orthopedics is constructing a 37-acre medical campus with a surgery center and medical office space.

Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon, N.C., plans to construct an 18,000-square-foot ASC that will accommodate the hospital's orthopedic surgeons. Construction will begin in March 2019.

Hartford, Conn.-based St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center and Hartford-based Lighthouse Surgery Center plan to open the Orthopedic and Spine Surgery Center in Hartford, a 33,000-square-foot facility with six operating rooms and a procedure room. The $26.5 million ASC broke ground on Sept. 14.

Las Vegas-based Mountain's Edge Hospital is expanding to add an orthopedic surgery center. The 19,135-square-foot Mountain's Edge Hospital Orthopedic Surgery Center is slated to be complete March 2019.

Learn more about new outpatient centers and ASCs opened in June, July and August.

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