When you are a patient at St. Elias Specialty Hospital, our care team provides many treatments and procedures on site in our special procedure room. Our patient-centered approach means you can avoid the stress of transfer to an acute care facility when you need additional care by getting the services you need all in one place.

The special procedure room allows our team to deliver a variety of services including:

  • Interventional radiology procedures
  • Minor surgical procedures
  • Respiratory procedures

The St. Elias team performs:

  • Flexible bronchoscopies
  • Insertions of tunneled infusion and dialysis catheters
  • Modified barium swallow studies (in partnership with our speech therapy department)
  • Paracentesis
  • Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placements
  • Thoracentesis