When you elect to have your urology surgery at South County Hospital, you are treated by expert surgeons using the latest surgical techniques and technology in a facility designed for your comfort and privacy.
At South County Hospital, located in Wakefield, RI, you also place yourself in the care of expert anesthesiologists, operating room RNs and technologists using the latest advancements in technology and equipment. And after surgery, we offer you a comprehensive program of rehabilitation services.
Meet the Surgeons
- Andrew J. Dreslin, MD, FACS
- John P. Heffernan, MD, FACS
- Joseph D. Heineman, MD, FACS
- Arnold A. Sarazen, MD, FACS
- Richard T. Zuerner, MD, FACS
Prepare For Surgery, Heal Faster™
South County Hospital offers a mind-body relaxation program called Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster™ to help patients feel calmer before surgery, use less pain medication and recover more quickly. The program is run by Nanette Doan, RN. Participants consult with Nanette and receive a book and CD by Peggy Huddleston, a leading specialist in integrated medicine and developer of the Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster™ program. The book and CD are available in the Hospital's gift shop. To learn more about the program, call 401 788-1870.
After Your Surgery
South County Hospital Healthcare System offers a number of services and programs to aid in your recovery, including at-home nursing care through VNS Home Health Services, and home-based personal assistance through South County Quality Care. Additionally, South County Surgical Supply can provide for your medical supply needs.