With the Same-Day Surgery, you are in and out of the hospital in one day. We are located in Suite #204 and our hours are from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm Monday through Friday. Day surgery promotes faster recovers, saves you time, saves you money and makes full hospital services available if necessary. Most insurance policies or programs cover Same-Day Surgery, and require that certain procedures be performed only under this type of program. Check your own policy or call the hospital admitting office to verify your specific coverage.

General Information:

At the surgi-center, we have four surgical suites, a reception and waiting area for family members and a recovery room. We are licensed and regulated by the Illinois Department of Public Health and are certified to participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs as well as all major insurance carriers. The surgi-center is certified by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).

Why you should use Thorek Hospital Same-Day Surgery Center:

We offer high-quality services at Thorek. We pride ourselves on providing cost-effective, pt-focused care. We provide free security monitored private parking for our patients and their family members. After your surgical procedure is completed we will serve you a light snack prior to your discharge home.

Pre-Surgical Registration:

Pre-surgery registration can be done from the convenience of your home using the telephone. Our pre-certification nurses will call you at a time that is convenient with your schedule. This pre-surgical registration process will expedite your hospital stay. This pre-surgical nurse will arrange for any necessary pre-operative laboratory work, the nurse will obtain a concise history of your medical condition which may include obtaining information pertaining to your past medical and surgical history, allergies and current medications and current medical conditions.


Our staff consists entirely of registered nurses licensed to practice in the State of Illinois. Presurgical testing is performed by a registered nurse. Our helpful surgical nursing staff ensures that you and your family get easy to understand information on your procedure and that all of your questions are answered. The surgeons at the surgi-center are medical staff members of numerous Chicagoland hospitals.

Types of Services:

At Thorek Hospital’s Day-Surgery Center we offer a range of surgical options, including both traditional surgical procedures as well as minimally invasive procedures. Our highly skilled surgical team has expertise in many different types of surgical procedures. 

Day Surgery phone: 773-975-6723
FAX: 773-525-7322
Pre Surgical testing: 773-975-6755