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News from Unity

Unity Assumes Ownership of Linden Oaks Surgery Center

Unity Health System closed on the purchase of the Linden Oaks Surgery Center located at 10 Hagen Drive in Penfield. It is now called Unity Linden Oaks Surgery Center.

The freestanding surgical center was purchased from its founder, Vito Quatela, M.D., who will remain the medical director. Likewise, 51 Linden Oaks employees are now on Unity’s payroll.
“This freestanding, multi-specialty outpatient surgery center provides added convenience and choice to the large number of Unity patients who live on the east side of Monroe County,” said Stewart Putnam, president Health Care Services Division, Unity Health System. “The Unity Linden Oaks Surgery Center allows us to further our continuum of care, maximize our surgical capacity across two settings, and meet the projected future needs of our community’s population,” Putnam added.
Linden Oaks Surgery Center opened in 2004. It has four operating rooms, four procedure rooms, and fully equipped preoperative and post-anesthesia care areas. The Center has a stellar reputation for quality, safety, and patient convenience and comfort, and is staffed by many physicians representing a broad range of surgical specialties. The Center is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Healthcare, Inc.
At Unity Health System you’ll find the friendliest and most compassionate people dedicated to providing the best possible health care experience. We have over 70 locations in Rochester and Monroe County, including Unity Hospital, located on the Unity Park Ridge Health Care Campus in the town of Greece and the Unity St. Mary’s Campus in Rochester. Key programs include our Joint Replacement Center, Family Birth Place, Spine Center, Diabetes Center, Stroke Center, Brain Injury & Physical Rehabilitation, and Chemical Dependency. Our Center for Aging has the area’s most comprehensive range of services for older adults which includes specialized care for dementia, a chronic ventilator unit, three skilled nursing facilities, assisted living, a short-stay transitional care center, home health services, adult day programs, and The Villages at Unity—an independent senior living community. ACM Medical Laboratory is a world leader of patient and clinical trials testing, with locations in western New York, York, England, and India, and lab partnerships across the globe. Our shared commitment to delivering health care the way it should be is reflected in our overall employee and patient satisfaction ratings and quality outcomes. For more information, visit www.unityhealth.org.