CHI St. Joseph’s Health features the latest technology in our state-of-the-art surgery suites. The Surgery team is comprised of acclaimed surgeons, anesthesia team and specially trained surgical nurses, technicians and support staff.

CHI St. Joseph’s Health is a Center of Excellence for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery from the Surgical Review Corporation for excellence in safety, efficacy and efficiency; we are also a MBSAQIP Accredited Center through the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

When surgery is a necessary medical treatment, we provide patients excellent surgical care and recovery. Let your provider know that you prefer to have your procedure done at CHI St. Joseph’s Health. As part of the Level IV Trauma team, we are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for emergent surgical procedures. Elective surgical procedures are scheduled Monday-Friday, 7:15 am to 3 pm.

Services include:

  • Weight-loss surgery including gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy
  • Ambulatory/ inpatient surgery
  • General surgery
  • Laparoscopic procedures
  • Endoscopy procedures
  • Cataract surgery
  • Urology surgery
  • Vascular surgery
  • Varicose Vein Therapy
  • Ear, Nose and Throat surgery
  • Gynecological/Cesarean Section
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Pain Management Clinic
  • Podiatry

Contact Us: 218.616.3170


CHI St. Joseph’s Health provides anesthesia services from Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) available for scheduled procedures and on-call coverage 24-hours a day. In the operating room, anesthesia options are general, spinals, epidurals, blocks, and Monitored Anesthesia Care (MAC) for sedation.

Our CRNAs have state-of-the-art equipment available to them and maintain certifications from the Council on Recertification of Nurse Anesthetist and in advanced cardiac life support.

Services Include:

  • Epidural steroid injection/trigger point injections/sacroiliac injections
  • Epidurals for pain following surgery
  • Epidurals/intrathecals for use in obstetrics
  • MAC for colonoscopy and endoscopy
  • MAC sedation for ER procedures
  • Trauma resuscitation
  • Pain management consultation

Contact Us: 218.616.3170

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General Information

600 Pleasant Avenue
Park Rapids, MN 56470

Phone: 218.732.3311
Toll Free: 800.566.3311
Fax: 218.732.1360

General Information

600 Pleasant Avenue, Park Rapids, MN 56470
Phone: 218.732.3311 | Toll Free: 800.566.3311 | Fax: 218.732.1360

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