Surgical Services

Awards & Accolades at Danbury Hospital

Danbury Hospital’s surgeons are continually recognized for their experience, excellent outcomes, and expertise in minimally invasive surgical techniques. Here are just some of the awards we’ve been privileged to receive:

  • Intersocietal Accreditation Commission’s Vein Center Accreditation for the Vascular Surgical Service (2015)
  • Joint Commission Top Performer, America’s Improving Quality and Safety (2014/13)
  • Recertification,  Joint Commission Disease Specific Certification in Hip Arthroplasty, Knee Arthroplasty and Spine Surgery (2015)
  • The Center for Weight Loss Surgery has been named: A Comprehensive Center with the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) (2015 – 2018);
  • A Bariatric Center for Excellence under The Clinical Science Institute (CSI) of Optum (2015); and
  • Recipient of The Aetna Institute of Quality Bariatric Designation 

Surgical Programs & Procedures

Depending on your medical needs and the procedure you are having, we offer both inpatient and outpatient surgeries. Surgeries we perform include:

  • Bariatric/weight loss surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Cardiac surgery
  • Colon and rectal surgery
  • Ear, nose and throat surgery
  • Eye surgery
  • General and gastrointestinal surgery
  • Gynecological surgery
  • Joint replacement surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Plastic, reconstructive and cosmetic surgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Urogynecology
  • Vascular surgery

General surgery programs at Danbury Hospital include:

  • Breast Care Program
  • The Center for Weight Loss Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Cancer Program
  • Comprehensive Liver, Pancreas and Biliary Center
  • Laparoscopic and Minimally Invasive Program

Preparing for Surgery: Emmi

Emmi® programs are online tools that take complex medical information and make it simple and easy-to-understand. The programs, for both adults and children, can help you prepare for an upcoming procedure or manage your chronic condition.