Surgical Services

Mission Community Hospital proudly provides a full range of surgical procedures, including the da Vinci® robotic system, as well as minimally invasive and laparoscopic techniques. Our brand-new Surgical Suite features state-of-the-art operating rooms and equipment. And many procedures may now be performed on an outpatient basis. Learn more about our hospital’s advanced surgical services.




“We are proud that Mission Community Hospital surgeons represent the best surgical talent in the San Fernando Valley community. We have more than 98 board-certified surgeons on staff. Many of them have additional board certification in specialized fields, including vascular, plastic, spine and orthopedic surgery.”

Farshad Malekmehr, M.D., Chief of Surgery
Department of Surgery,
Mission Community Hospital

Why Choose Mission Community Surgical Services

  • More than 40 board-certified surgeons with advanced training in the specialties you’re looking for:
    Cardiothoracic Surgery
    General Surgery
    Oral Maxillofacial Surgery
    General Vascular Surgery
    Peripheral Vascular Surgery
    Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
    Spine Surgery
    Urology surgery
  • Access to the newest advancements in minimally invasive surgery — tiny cameras, computer imaging and micro-instruments allow surgeons to perform complex procedures through small incisions. Compared to conventional surgery, these techniques offer several advantages, including faster recovery. Mission Community is proud to offer the da Vinci® Surgical System, which is latest, most state-of-the-art robotic technology used by hospitals today.
  • Advanced Surgical Nursing Team – our team of registered nurses, licensed vocational nurses and surgical technicians is fully certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support.For more information about Surgical Services at Mission Community Hospital, please call (818) 904-3557.

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Newly Renovated Surgical Facilities

Our new surgical facilities offer patients advanced, leading-edge care within a compassionate, healing environment. For patients who need hospitalization after surgery, we provide a newly upgraded Intensive Care Unit and Medical/Surgical Floor.
• Main Surgical Suite
Three brand-new, fully equipped operating rooms
Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) safe, for continuous monitoring.
• Outpatient Surgery and Short Stay Unit
• Gastrointestinal Laboratory and Special Procedures Room

Family Waiting Areas and Meditation Room

You’ll find comfortable family waiting areas at the Main Entrance, West Lobby and next to the Cafeteria. Our non-denominational meditation room, offering a quiet, peaceful environment.