In The News

From professional awards, to innovative surgeries, to breakout business performance — Seaside makes waves

  • Seaside appoints new medical director; celebrates business anniversary with steady growth

    NAPLES, Fla. (November 10, 2023) — Southwest Florida’s first facility designed to focus on same-day outpatient joint replacement surgical procedures celebrates its 8th anniversary this month, marking several years of steady growth. Shortly after opening its doors on November 11, 2015, the ambulatory surgery center (ASC) hosted the area’s first outpatient total hip replacement procedure. Since… Read More

  • Trio of Seaside Surgery Center Partners Named as Castle Connolly Top Doctors

    Annual Peer-Reviewed Directory Considered Industry’s Best NAPLES, Fla. (December 6, 2022) — Three of Seaside Surgery Center’s physician-partners have been named to the prestigious Castle Connolly Top Doctors list. The annual peer-reviewed directory has long been considered the leading compilation of America’s top physicians. Seaside Co-Founder Robert J. Zehr, M.D., Steven S. Goldberg, M.D., and… Read More

  • First Total Ankle Joint Replacement Performed at Seaside Surgery Center

    NAPLES, Fla. (December 6, 2022) — Seaside Surgery Center, Southwest Florida’s first ambulatory surgical center designed and built for outpatient joint replacement surgeries, recently marked a milestone, with the first outpatient total ankle arthroplasty (TAA), or total ankle joint replacement, conducted at the facility on Veterans Park Drive in Naples. Performing the procedure was fellowship-trained foot… Read More

  • Seaside Co-Founder first to introduce interactive app for joint replacement surgery patients

    NAPLES, Fla. (September 7, 2022) —Seaside Co-Founder Robert J. Zehr, M.D., of the Zehr Center for Orthopaedics (ZCO), has become the first Naples orthopaedic surgeon to introduce the use of an interactive app to his practice, to assist ZCO patients prepare for joint replacement surgery. The mymobilityâ app from Zimmer Biomet is a digital interactive care… Read More

  • Seaside orthopedic surgeon makes arthroscopic surgical history

    NAPLES, Fla. (September 7, 2022) — Seaside physician-partner and orthopedic surgeon Brian Wallace, D.O., recently performed outpatient shoulder surgery at Seaside Surgery Center utilizing yet-to-be-released instrumentation from Arthrex, Inc. While the NanoScope™operative arthroscopy imaging system has been used previously in shoulder surgery, Dr. Wallace was the first surgeon to employ the 2.8 mm Nano Oval… Read More

  • Seaside Founders’ Private Practices Nominated as Naples’ Best Orthopedic Center

    NAPLES, Fla. (June 16, 2022) — The private practices of Seaside Surgery Center’s Co-Founders were nominated in the Naples Daily News’ annual “Best of the Best” Community’s Choice Awards contest. The Zehr Center for Orthopaedics and the Joint Replacement Institute were both nominated as Naples’ Best Orthopedic Center. Nominations were submitted by Naples residents during the month… Read More

  • Seaside Nominated as Naples’ Best Hospital/Medical Center

    NAPLES, Fla. (June 16, 2022) — Seaside Surgery Center was nominated as Naples’ Best Hospital/Medical Center in the Naples Daily News’ annual “Best of the Best” Community’s Choice Awards contest. Unsolicited nominations were submitted by Naples residents during the month of April. From those nominations, a field of five (5) candidates is determined. Those candidates… Read More

  • Seaside Surgery Center reports dramatic increase in joint replacement surgeries

    January totals largest monthly caseload since inception NAPLES, Florida (March 11, 2022) — Seaside Surgery Center, a Naples-based ambulatory surgery center (ASC) designed primarily for outpatient joint replacement surgeries, saw its production numbers increase dramatically with the completion of 80 joint replacement surgeries in January of 2022. This was a 233% increase over January of 2021, and… Read More

  • Seaside surgeons voted Naples’ best

    NAPLES, Fla. (September 28, 2021)– Seaside Surgery Center Co-Founders Robert J. Zehr, M.D., and H. Kurtis Biggs, D.O., prevailed in the voting for the Naples Daily News’ annual “Best of the Best” community choice awards. The duo was named as finalists during the summer program. Both surgeons specialize in hip and knee replacements. In a virtual… Read More

  • Congressman to visit Seaside

    UPDATE AUGUST 10, 2021: CONGRESSMAN DONALDS’ VISIT HAS BEEN POSTPONED This message from his staff: “Our home office has decided to postpone all congressional visits both in-person and virtual during this time due to unprecedented schedules from the uptick in COVID-19 cases. We will need to postpone Congressman Donalds’ visit to Seaside Surgery Center scheduled for August 24th.”… Read More