Healthcare: Surgical Services

Ambulatory Surgical Therapeutics


The Center for Ambulatory Surgical Therapeutics (CfAST) at Baylor Medicine is a comprehensive, full-service surgery practice. We offer consultation, imaging, in-office procedures and excellent post-operative care, eliminating the need for hospital visits in most cases. 

Our surgeons are known around the world for leading-edge care and we are proud to be pioneering office-based, same-day surgery.


Benefits of CfAST


There are many benefits to getting your treatment at CfAST. Here are a few of the main ones:

  • Our state of the art equipment can be used for quick and painless diagnosis and treatment of several conditions.
  • We provide high-quality care at an affordable price with more comfortable surroundings than a hospital.
  • We focus on minimally invasive solutions to treat selected common conditions.

Conditions Treated


Some of the common conditions we treat in office are:

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Cyst and Nodule Removal
  • Thyroid Cyst, Nodule or Tumor Ablation
  • Other minor procedures