Conway Medical Center (CMC) is proud to announce the accreditation of and expansion of surgical services available at its new outpatient ambulatory surgery center, CMC Surgical Center South. Conveniently located at CMC Health Plaza South in Myrtle Beach, residents in Socastee, Carolina Forest, and the surrounding communities now have access to CMC’s award-winning surgical care in this state-of-the-art facility furnished with the most advanced operating room technology.
“As the leader in surgical care in Horry County, CMC is continually searching for innovative and efficient ways to benefit our patients,” said Bret Barr, President and CEO of Conway Medical Center. “CMC Surgical Center South was built with the patient experience in mind and it addresses many of the needs of the people in this quickly growing community. It’s great because some of our patients no longer need to travel to our main hospital for certain surgical procedures and screenings. We’re beyond proud to deliver our renowned surgeons and top-notch surgical care right to them, right here in their own backyard.”
CMC Surgical Center South is approximately 13,000 square feet and boasts four surgical suites. It features brand new, state-of-the-art surgical equipment including high-resolution C-arm fluoroscopy x-ray and a specialized surgical microscope for orthopedic hand surgeries and ENT surgical cases which require precision views.
This much-anticipated facility can accommodate a variety of procedures including orthopedic, gastrointestinal endoscopy, pain management, general surgery, ENT, and plastic surgery. Surgical staff includes specialty-trained surgical nurses, certified nurse anesthetists, and board-certified anesthesiologists.
Dedicated to the highest quality of care, CMC Surgical Center South is certified by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, which identified the center with the AAAHC symbol of excellence. Patients can anticipate the same patient-centered, evidence-based care that CMC is continually acknowledged for.
In 2022, Conway Medical Center was rated as the #1 hospital in the greater Myrtle Beach area for medical excellence in overall surgical care, major orthopedic surgery, spinal surgery, and bariatric surgery by CareChex® Awards by Quantros. They were also acknowledged as #1 in the state for orthopedic care and bariatric surgery while being nationally recognized in the top 10% of hospitals in the United States for overall surgical care, major orthopedic surgery, joint replacement surgery, and spinal surgery.
CMC Surgical Center South is on the second floor of CMC Health Plaza South, located at 6010 Highway 707, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588.