Reimagining health care

Innovative and convenient UF Health Surgical Center – The Oaks opens

By Bill Levesque
The Oaks Patients can get a CT scan in the radiology area of UF Health Surgical Center – The Oaks. X-rays and MRIs are available elsewhere in the facility. Jesse S. Jones
"We’re proud to offer the most comprehensive eye and ENT services in the state. We hope this will serve as a model on how hospitals can best serve their patients by making access to services as convenient as possible.”
— Ed Jimenez
UF Health Shands CEO
“This is all about the patient, about doing things that are patient-centric…It’s especially helpful for patients who come from rural Florida, Georgia, Alabama and so forth.”
— Patrick J. Antonelli, M.D.
Chair of the UF College of Medicine’s department of otolaryngology
The Oaks One of five operating rooms at UF Health Surgical Center – The Oaks. Jesse S. Jones