INCREASING ACCESS TO TOP-TIER SURGICAL CARE
At Jupiter Medical Center, we have transformed our facility from a community-based
general surgery department to a regional multidisciplinary surgical center
and teaching site that provides world-class comprehensive and advanced
surgical care. This includes highly technical procedures in cancer care
(thoracic-lung and esophageal, breast and gynecological, neck, colon and
cutaneous cancers), and bariatric, orthopedic and spine, and vascular
As the number of people in our community who are seeking world-class surgery
grows, we’re embarking on a bold $300 million comprehensive campaign,
including a $17 million goal to take the next leap forward in meeting
the surgical care needs of our region. Your generous gift will enable
us to expand and enhance our capabilities, including leveraging advanced
technology to deliver the most precise surgical care anywhere.
“Technology is changing medicine in profound ways. The increasing
use of robotics and other computerized targeted techniques helps to diagnose
and treat patients sooner and return them to their lives faster than ever
Dr. K. Adam Lee, FACS, Medical Director, Thoracic Surgery & Lung Center
BUILDING A PREMIER REGIONAL SURGICAL CENTER
Jupiter Medical Center is redefining exceptional surgical care by building
an elite surgical program that is poised for the future to serve you and
your loved ones for generations to come. Your support will enable us to
continue to invest in leading-edge technologies that advance patient outcomes with:
- Advanced robotics, including two da Vinci® Robotic Surgical Systems,
which allows surgeons to perform even the most complicated and delicate
procedures with unparalleled precision through very small incisions.
- MAKOplasty® RIO® Robotic Arm Interactive Orthopedic System, which
allows for pinpoint precision in performing partial knee resurfacing or
total hip arthroplasty for people suffering with knee or hip osteoarthritis.
Jupiter Medical Center is a MAKOplasty center of excellence for knee and
- CyberKnife® M6™ Radiosurgery System, which offers a noninvasive
alternative to surgery for the treatment of both cancerous and noncancerous
tumors anywhere in the body, including the head, spine, lung, prostate,
liver and pancreas.
- Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery, which leaves little or no scarring
for many common gynecological, hernia and other procedures.
ADVANCING EXCELLENCE IN CARE
Jupiter Medical Center is widely recognized as a leader in surgical care
in Palm Beach County. Your generous contribution to the comprehensive
campaign will enable us to grow our capabilities further by allowing us to:
Expand our surgical capabilities to create a state-of-the-art surgical
suite with a significant expansion of treatment areas and equipment to
support and benefit all surgical specialties and centers, including:
- Four additional operating rooms, with at least two designed to accommodate
cardiac and neurologic surgeries and the equipment these programs demand.
- A preoperative and outpatient recovery room that will include multiple
patient bays for seamless care before and after surgery in one contiguous space.
- Build a safer, more productive environment by creating an anesthesia workroom,
two nurses’ stations, staff offices and lounge, as well as investing
in additional Tru-D disinfection robots to protect against hospital-acquired
- Increase patient comfort, privacy and safety with the addition of a new
Surgery Waiting Room that will triple the amount of space available for
families and friends, to foster a comfortable environment.
- Lead the way in surgical advancements. Jupiter Medical Center is not only
recognized for our surgical care, we’re also a teaching site for
navigational bronchoscopy, robotic surgery, and spine and orthopedics,
drawing top physicians, nurses and hospital administrators to our doors.
This also enables us to recruit experts to join our surgical team. Your
generous commitment is crucial to fostering further advancement at this
OPTIMIZING PATIENT OUTCOMES
The expansion of Jupiter Medical Center’s Surgical Services is one
of the crucial ways we’re reimagining the way health care is delivered.
By investing in Jupiter Medical Center, you’re helping us to continue
our excellent record of successful surgical outcomes for our region. Your
generous contribution will enable us to build a fully integrated system
of care, where surgical services are accessible and abundant, and where
leading-edge medical innovation and top-tier medical professionals come
together for our patients’ healing and recovery.
With your support, Jupiter Medical Center will continue to the lead the
way with lifesaving and life-changing surgical solutions that help patients
get back to their lives and families.