Partnership Details

The SCD model has been proven to facilitate the environment for success.

Partnership Details and Benefits:

  • As a partner, we do not receive development or management fees.
  • SurgCenter shares income with you and your local surgeon owners through monthly distributions that are allocated based on each partner’s ownership interest in the ASC.
  • Financial success of the Surgery Center is enhanced by SurgCenter Development’s ongoing participation in streamlined operating systems resulting in a high level of patient satisfaction and a positive work environment created for you and your staff.
  • Surgeons who become partners in your ASC will work with one of the principal owners of SurgCenter Development to design the structure of the group and facilities.
  • The comprehensive resources and expertise of SurgCenter Development will be available to you, the Board of Managers, and the Nurse Administrator to ensure the ASC operates effectively and professionally.

SurgCenter Development actively participates on the Board of Managers and is available anytime on a consultative basis when the Nurse Administrator or the Board of Managers requests their assistance. SurgCenter Development does not charge fees for this consultative service.

SurgCenter Development resources, expertise and services include:

  • Initial investor recruitment
  • Corporation formation
  • Real estate acquisition process
  • Lease and purchase negotiations
  • Architect selection and facility design decisions
  • Construction and other contractor selection
  • License and accreditation preparation
  • Equipment and initial supply purchasing
  • Recruitment of core staff
  • Preparation for licensing through facility Nurse Manager
  • Equipment and initial supply purchasing through Nurse Manager
  • Recruitment of core staff through Nurse Manager
Learn more about becoming a SurgCenter ASC Partner.


Tenet closes $1.1B surgery center deal

Dallas-based Tenet paid $1.1 billion to acquire SurgCenter Development's ownership interests in 86 ambulatory surgery centers and related services, the company said in a Dec. 22 news release. USPI has offered to acquire a portion of equity interests in the ASCs from physician owners for $250 million.

SCD Announces Development of Advanced Surgical Care of Maryland

Advanced Surgical Care of Maryland will feature two operating rooms featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a trained team that includes surgeons who specialize in general orthopedics, sports medicine, outpatient total joint replacement surgery, and pain management.