Department of Surgery

Strong Surgical Center

Scheduled out-patient (same day) surgery for Golisano Children's Hospital and Strong Memorial Hospital is done through the Strong Surgical Center.

The process for scheduled out-patient is as follows.

Call (585) 275-8256 between 2:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on the day before your procedure to find out:

  • The time to arrive at the Strong Surgical Center and the time of your procedure
  • Whether to report to the Basement or 2nd Floor Surgical Center

Please Note: Patients scheduled for a procedure on Monday should call the Friday before.

Directions to Strong Surgical Center

On the day of your procedure, park in the parking garage and take the elevator/stairs to Level One (1), then follow the walkway to the Main Lobby. Walk past the Information Desk located in the center of the lobby and continue until you enter a main hallway with colored ceiling tags. Follow the GREEN (G) ceiling tags to the GREEN elevators. (Please note that Valet Parking is available outside the front entrance of the hospital.

Strong Surgical Center – Basement (Level B): Take the GREEN elevators to the Basement (2 floors down from the first floor). Follow the PINK stripe on the wall to the Strong Surgical Center and check in with the receptionist at the desk.

Strong Surgical Center – Second Floor (Level 2): Take the GREEN elevators to the Second Floor (Level 2). Follow the signs to the Strong Surgical Center 2nd Floor (SSCII) and check with the receptionist at the desk.