About Us


Orthopaedic Specialists Surgicenter (OSSC) is a physician-owned and operated outpatient ambulatory surgical center that was founded in 2006.

A Delaware Surgical Center

Health Care Services

Our center offers health care services to patients needing surgical management for orthopaedic and musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. In our state-of-the-art operating rooms, a broad spectrum of surgery, from carpal tunnel release to ACL reconstruction, from fracture repair to cervical spine decompression and fusion, is performed at the highest possible standard. Located in Newark, Delaware, our facility consists of a comfortable patient/family member waiting room, a 4-bay pre-operative area, 2 full-size operating rooms and a 6-bay recovery area, all equipped with the latest technology to provide the best care possible.

Licensed & Regulated

Orthopaedic Specialists Surgicenter is licensed and regulated by the State of Delaware Department of Health and is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). AAAHC certification requires a thorough and comprehensive evaluation and is completely voluntary. Taking the time and making the effort to be AAAHC certified is a testament to our dedication to providing the highest quality of care to the patients that come to our center.


Orthopaedic Specialists Surgicenter’s specialties include sports medicine, hand, wrist, & elbow, spine, shoulder, podiatry, trauma, foot & ankle, and general orthopaedics. OSSC also performs interventional pain management procedures. The Orthopaedic Specialists Surgicenter staff are devoted to caring for you and your family members in a warm, friendly and professional manner, providing the best ambulatory surgery experience possible in a safe and comfortable environment.

"Our goal is to provide best possible care to promote the rapid healing and recovery of each and every patient. We are determined to deliver the highest standards of care, with the utmost respect and compassion."


What our patients are saying…

Highly recommend to anyone!

Gail W.
Doctor:Matthew D Eichenbaum

5 Stars! From beginning to end, my experience was Ace high! Dr. Townsend & staff were friendly and caring – making my visit pleasant. Kudos to all!

Karl D.
Doctor:Peter F Townsend

Thank you for the excellent services received from the physicians and staff! 5 Stars!

Lynn S.
Doctor:Selina Y Xing

Great peeps! 5 stars!

Michelle P.
Doctor:Selina Y Xing

5 Stars! Incredible staff & doctor. Probably the best care I’ve ever had at any medical facility! Keep up the great work – God Bless.

Daniel R.
Doctor:Douglas A Palma

My stress level was put at ease by everyone’s kindness and explaining everything that was taking place. 5 stars!

Lewis S.
Doctor:Matthew D Eichenbaum

Everyone was professional and upbeat and made my experience memorable.

Thelma L
Doctor:J Douglas Patterson

All of the staff were amazing. Everyone was so friendly. I was anxious and they made me feel so much better.

Linda M.
Doctor:John P Rowlands

Everyone was so friendly. Very professional staff. I am a nurse anesthetist and was very impressed being on the receiving end of care. Great job everyone.

Katie L
Doctor:J Douglas Patterson

I cannot say enough about the overall care that I was given before, during and after my procedure. Everyone was excellent and very professional. Thank you.

Danielle W
Doctor:Andrew J Gelman

All Delaware Orthopaedic Specialists locations and offices have been excellent. For both myself and my wife.

Stewart P
Doctor:Selina Y Xing

The staff is always very caring and does a great job!

Dee S.
Doctor:Douglas A Palma

Everyone was wonderful! Thank you all so much!

Doctor:J Douglas Patterson

You guys are all great. You Rock!

Jeremy A
Doctor:J Douglas Patterson

Friendly, Courteous, Knowledgeable Staff. Thank You!

Eddy L
Doctor:J Douglas Patterson

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