- Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
- 9888 Genesee Avenue
- La Jolla, CA 92037 US 32.8852 -117.225 Directions
- Visiting Hours
- 8 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.
- Visiting hours may be adjusted based on the patient's needs or wishes.
- Emergency Services
- The ER is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Expert Surgical Care
Our doctors pursue surgery only when lifestyle changes, medications, therapies or other non-surgical options are unable to solve a medical problem. When surgery is the best option, our qualified, experienced surgeons are well equipped to handle even the most complicated surgeries.
Our highly qualified surgical teams have access to state-of-the-art equipment and facilities and provide expert surgical care in a wide range of surgical specialties. We offer both open surgery and minimally invasive procedures whenever possible, including:
- Cardiovascular and thoracic surgery
- Ear, nose and throat (otolaryngology)
- General surgery
- Gynecologic surgery
- Oncology, including colorectal
- Orthopedic surgery
- Plastic and reconstructive
Advanced technology makes a difference
Our multidisciplinary teams of specialists have expertise in the most advanced surgical technologies, including minimally invasive surgery, and perform surgery on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.
State-of-the-art equipment such as sophisticated endoscopes and video-assisted imaging allow real-time monitoring throughout the surgical procedure.
We understand how important it is to minimize pain and discomfort for patients. Our anesthesiologists are experts in pain management, allowing us to optimize the patient care experience and maximize comfort.