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Specialists Who Help Get You Better

At California Hospital medical Center, our outstanding surgery specialists provide you with the best care possible.


Surgery Services

The surgeons, surgical nurses, and other surgery specialists at California Hospital Medical Center provide complete evaluation, diagnosis and surgical services for a wide variety of diseases and conditions. When possible, minimally invasive surgery procedures are used to minimize complications and maximize patient outcomes. Our surgeons and surgery teams improve the lives of thousands of people who choose California Hospital Medical Center for surgery.

Patient-Centered Care

The surgical teams at California Hospital share one goal; providing the best patient care possible. Our primary focus is the safety, satisfaction, and peace of mind of our patients and their loved ones. Good patient education is good medicine, so whether before or after a surgical procedure we will work with you to educate you about risk factors and lifestyle changes that can help prevent disease.

Surgical Services Offered

Our surgeons utilize the latest technologies and equipment.


  • Adrenal surgery
  • Breast biopsies and breast cancer treatment
  • Colon (mass, cancer, bowel obstruction and diverticulitis)
  • Gallbladder (gallstones and gallbladder disease)
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia repair
  • Kidney stones
  • Liver and pancreatic disease
  • Lymph node biopsy
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Metabolic surgery
  • Screening and diagnostic endoscopy (EGD, colonoscopy)
  • Soft tissue and skin masses (lipomas, sebaceous cyst, sarcoma, melanoma)
  • Thyroid and parathyroid
  • Trauma
  • Urinary Incontinence

The da Vinci robotic surgical system makes surgeries more accurate and convenient, and less invasive. This means less time in the hospital and faster recoveries at home so you can get back to life quicker than ever before. Many general, liver/pancreatic, gynecologic, urologic, and kidney surgeries/procedures can be performed with the daVinci system.

Preparing for Your Surgery

A member of the pre-operative team will call you before surgery. Take this time to ask any questions or raise any concerns you may have. 

  • Advanced health care directive (you can also prepare one at the hospital - just ask your preoperative nurse)
  • Any forms or paperwork from your doctor's office
  • Be prepared to arrive two hours before your scheduled surgery
  • Bring your insurance card
  • Complete all necessary preoperative testing
  • Do not take aspirin or aspirin products two weeks prior to surgery, unless instructed by your physician
  • Do not bring valuables with you to the hospital

Family and Friends of Surgical Patients

Your family and friends who accompany you can wait in our waiting area. When your surgical procedure is completed, your family will be called to speak with the surgeon.

After Surgery

Patients are taken to the Recovery Unit after surgery, where only the medical team is allowed. Following recovery, patients will be transferred to their room, where visitors are welcome.
For more information, please call (213) 742-5400.
For a Physician Referral, call (888) 742-2462 or use our online feature, Find a Doctor.

DTLA Surgery Center

The patient experience at the DTLA Surgery Center includes state-of-the-art medical care with advanced technology and a surgical team that is dedicated to providing you with personalized outpatient care. Patient safety is our highest priority and is essential for a healthy recovery. We understand the uncertainty that comes with having a surgical procedure, and our mission is to offer you quality care while we make your experience as pleasant and comfortable as possible. We look forward to participating in your care.




1400 South Grand Avenue, Suite 700
Los Angeles, 90015

Appointment Scheduling: (213) 866-1900

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
6:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Parking: Parking is available in the garage located in the building for a maximum of $8/day (cash only). The entrance is on 14th Street just off of Grand Avenue.