Santa Lucia Surgical Center


Santa Lucia Surgical Center (SLSC) is a state of the art ambulatory surgical center that specializes in same day ophthalmic surgery and laser procedures.

Our surgical team includes board certified anesthesiologists, registered nurses and specialty personnel to provide you with a pleasant, safe and more personalized experience.

Our surgical suites are equipped with the very best and latest technology in eye surgery including the Catalys Precision Laser System for premium cataract surgery.

SLSC meets the strictest standards of care required by national governing bodies and always puts patient safety first. We are fully licensed by the State of Florida and the Federal Government, Santa Lucia Surgical Center is regulated, inspected and certified by the Agency of Health Care Administration (AHCA) and additionally is accredited and certified by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).

Patients may access the State of Florida’s Agency for Healthcare Administration website at this link for information about this facility: Information about payments made to Santa Lucia Surgical Center for defined bundles of services and procedures is available at The service bundle information is a non-personalized estimate of costs that may be incurred by the patient for anticipated services, and actual costs will be based on services actually provided to the patient. To learn more about the Price Transparency, Patient Billing and rule 59A-5 click here

Right to Request an Estimate

Patients and prospective patients have the right to request a personalized estimate from Santa Lucia Surgical Center by calling (305) 442-0066.

Other Providers

Services may be provided in Santa Lucia Surgical Center by the facility as well as by other health care providers who may separately bill the patient and who may or may not participate with the same health insurers or health maintenance organizations as the facility. Patients and prospective patients may request from this facility and other health care providers a more personalized estimate of charges and other information, such as billing practices. Patients and prospective patients should contact each health care practitioner who will provide services in this surgery center to determine the health insurers and health maintenance organizations with which the health care practitioner participates as a network provider or preferred provider.

Contract Providers

Please contact the health care practitioners anticipated to provide services for your surgery with regards to a personalized estimate, billing practice and participation with your insurance provider or health maintenance organization (HMO) as the contracted practitioners may not participate with the same health insurers or HMO as Santa Lucia Surgical Center. Anesthesia billing information: Rory Anesthesia, (954) 261-5582.

Out of Network

A patient receiving treatment at our surgery center under insurance with which our facility is out of network may be eligible to receive an adjustment to their assigned out of network patient liability, assuming our facility is not prohibited from offering Out of Network adjustments under state/Federal laws or your insurance company’s provisions. If not prohibited, the application of any out of network discount is subject to vary based on a patient’s benefit coverage. Accounts which become delinquent may have the adjustment disallowed. To request an estimate, please call Santa Lucia Surgical Center at (305) 442-0066.

Financial Assistance Policy

Services may be provided in the healthcare facility as well as by other health care providers who may separately bill the patient and such health care providers may or may not participate with the same health insurers or HMO’s as the facility.

Disclosure of Ownership:

Your physician may have a financial interest in Santa Lucia Surgical Center.

Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Section 1557 is the nondiscrimination provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The law prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability in certain health programs or activities. Section 1557 builds on long-standing and familiar Federal civil rights laws: Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975. To read the Summary of the Final Rule, select your language below: