Mission, Vision & Values

Our mission at Saint Thomas Hospital for Specialty Surgery is to provide safe, compassionate, timely and effective care to the patients we serve, in a safe, comfortable and welcoming environment – one in which we would be proud to treat our own families. We strive to implement innovative, cost-effective techniques that will ensure optimal patient outcomes during and after surgery.


  • To provide compassionate health care to our patients and their families and exemplary service to the physicians who utilize our facility.
  • To continually monitor patient outcomes to ensure that our mission is consistently supported, assessed and revised as necessary over time.
  • To show respect for our patients and for each other.
  • To provide quality, efficiency and cost-effectiveness with careful use of our resources.


  • Patient-centered Care
  • Clinical Quality
  • Safety
  • Service Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Compassion
  • Value
  • Integrity
Saint Thomas Hospital for Specialty Surgery
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