The Houston Surgery Center is a fully accredited ambulatory surgical care facility, created solely for Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery to provide plastic and aesthetic procedures to their patients. The facility is conveniently located between Greenway Plaza and The Galleria, within Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery’s new modern building. The center maintains its accreditation by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (AAAASF), meaning that we provide the highest quality of patient care in a safe, trusted environment. Houston Surgery Center was designed by Dr. Paul Vitenas utilizing the most innovative, state-of-the-art technology available. The facility is dedicated to those patients who are looking for privacy, convenience and of course safety. Along with Dr. Vitenas, Houston Surgery Center is one of the top surgery facilities in Houston for cosmetic and aesthetic procedures.
The Houston Surgery Center makes every effort to reduce the stress that comes along with any surgical procedure. We provide our services in a serene, relaxing environment, with all efforts made for comfort, privacy and safety. Our facility performs a complete range of cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures. After the surgery is complete, all patients are given extended time in a private recovery bay. Houston Surgery Center also offers the option of an overnight recovery suite.
The most common procedures performed at the Houston Surgery Center include:
• Breast augmentation
• Tummy tuck
• Mommy Makeover
• Fat Transfer
• Body Lift
• Vaginal Rejuvenation
Houston Surgery Center’s Comfortable Pre-Op Rooms:
When patients arrive at the Houston Surgery Center, they are greeted with by a friendly member of your surgical team; and then taken back to a private pre-op room. Here, they will have a chance to ask any final questions, talking with the staff and Dr. Vitenas before their procedure. The nurse will start an I.V. and the anesthesiologist will begin anesthesia in the pre-op room, as well. We encourage a family member or friend to accompany patients into the pre-op area for support while preparing for surgery.
Houston Surgery Center’s Cutting-Edge Surgical Suites:
Through the Houston Surgery Center, Dr. Vitenas performs all of his surgical procedures on-site, in his two fully accredited surgical suites. Equipped with the latest surgical equipment and technology, both areas are designed for safety and comfort. A Board Certified anesthesiologist is on hand to provide local anesthesia, I.V. sedation, and general anesthesia. Experienced registered nurses and surgical techs ensure procedures are smooth and efficient.
Houston Surgery Center’s Recovery Bays:
After care is vital in the recovery process. Houston Surgery Center is equipped with three state-of-the-art recovery bays, designed specifically for patients coming out of surgery. During this delicate time, immediately after a procedure, we provide continuous monitoring and care by a registered nurse. Once the anesthesia has worn off, and patients are fully awake, the nurse will carefully review all at-home instructions with the patient.
Houston Surgery Center’s Exclusive Family Waiting Room:
Whether you live close by, travel from across the United States, or fly in from out of the country, the Houston Surgery Center encourages patients to bring a friend, loved one, or family member during their procedure. We provide a secluded, rooftop family waiting room for guests during your surgical procedure. Separate from the busy office, the luxurious family waiting area, features floor to ceiling windows for a view of the city, a big screen television to pass the time, and exquisite leather furniture for comfortable seating.
Houston Surgery Center’s Optional Overnight Care Room:
More than just providing patients a safe and trusting surgical environment, Houston Surgery Center offers personalized care, uniquely tailored to the needs of every individual. We are proud to offer patients the option of an overnight recovery suite. The home-like environment is adjacent to the surgery center, and down the hall from Dr. Vitenas’ office. A private nurse remains only steps away, making sure the recovery period goes smoothly. To learn more about this option, click here.
Houston Surgery Center is the Ultimate in Privacy:
Houston Surgery Center understands that patients prefer their surgical experience to be private. Our building boasts private, covered, complimentary, off-the-street parking. There is a private elevator for patients to enter the practice before and after their surgical procedure.
Houston Surgery Center Frequently Asked Questions
Q – What is the Houston Surgery Center?
The Houston Surgery Center is an accredited surgery facility dedicated to providing exceptionally safe cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures in a pleasant, convenient and discrete environment.
Q – Is the Houston Surgery Center an accredited facility?
The Houston Surgery Center is accredited by the American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities (AAAASF). This means all procedures performed by Dr. Vitenas are the safest and most efficient available in the Houston area. Every year, to maintain accreditation, the Houston Surgery Center must meet the strict requirements set by the AAAASF.
Q – Where is the Houston Surgery Center located?
The Houston Surgery Center is conveniently located at 4208 Richmond Avenue, in the same building as Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery. Our facility is centrally located, near Greenway Plaza and the Houston Galleria.
Q – What types of procedures are performed at the Houston Surgery Center?
Dr. Vitenas uses the Houston Surgery Center exclusively for all of his surgical procedures. Some of these procedures include breast augmentation, facelift, tummy tuck, liposuction, and Mommy Makeovers, as well as many others.
Q – How large are the facilities at the Houston Surgery Center?
The Houston Surgery Center consists of two, cutting-edge surgical suites, fully equipped for any type of procedure, either large or small. Two private pre op waiting rooms and three private, peaceful recovery bays are located immediately outside of the operating rooms, continuously monitored by a registered nurse, experienced in plastic surgery.
Q – What type of anesthesia is provided at the Houston Surgery Center?
The Houston Surgery Center offers a variety of anesthesia options, including general anesthesia and local anesthesia with IV sedation. Anesthesia is provided by Board Certified Anesthesiologist who work with Dr Vitenas every day and are specialist in providing anesthesia for our aesthetic patients.
Q – Who staffs the Houston Surgery Center?
The Houston Surgery Center employs some of the most sought after surgical staff in the Houston area. This includes Board Certified anesthesiologists, experienced registered nurses, licensed surgical techs, and a variety of licensed professionals. Dr. Vitenas has over 25 years of plastic surgery experience and is widely considered as one of the top cosmetic surgeons in Houston.
Q – Does the Houston Surgery Center provide overnight care?
Houston Surgery Center is adjacent to Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery’s luxurious, overnight recovery suite. This private room provides a relaxing, home-like environment, with continuous nursing care, for up to 23 hours. The overnight recovery option is perfect for those traveling from out of town, or with limited help during the initial healing period.
Q – Can a friend or family wait for me during my procedure at the Houston Surgery Center?
Yes, the Houston Surgery Center includes a luxurious waiting room, dedicated solely to friends and family of our surgical patients. During the procedure, your guest can wait in our third floor lounge watching a big-screen television, or relax on our out-door patio, overlooking the beautiful city of Houston while using our high band width WiFi system.
Q – Where do I park, when using the Houston Surgery Center?
Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery and the Houston Surgery Center have private, free parking provided for all of our patients. Surgical patients have access to a private elevator, taking them directly to the Surgery Center. This allows for upmost privacy before and after a procedure.
Q – Does the Houston Surgery Center accept financing?
Yes, the Houston Surgery Center accepts a variety of payment options, including cash, all major credit cards, and healthcare financing through CareCredit.
If you would like more information on the Houston Surgery Center, contact Vitenas Cosmetic Surgery at 281.484.0088. We also encourage you to come by for a tour of the fancily via our virtual tour. The Houston Surgery Center is located at 4208 Richmond Avenue, directly above Mirror Mirror Beauty Boutique. Dr. Vitenas is extremely proud to have been serving the Houston area for more than 25 years and bringing safety and convenience to his patients.