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Operating Room

Surgeons operating
Hilo Medical Center’s Operating Room (OR) performs over 4,000 inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures annually. Highly respected, skilled, and experienced surgeons at Hilo Medical Center offer surgical services in:

  • Dental
  • ENT
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic
  • Podiatry
  • Pulmonary
  • Urology
  • Vascular

What to Expect

Upon your arrival to the OR holding area, you will be greeted by the OR preoperative nurse.  Information will be reviewed and verified.  You will meet your OR team, surgeon and anesthesiologist.

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide high quality and safe perioperative care to our community.

Community Involvement

We support various community events, which include the following:  American Cancer Relay for Life, American Heart Walk, Alzheimer’s Walk, and EMS Run/Walk.

Location and Contact Information

The Operating Room  Department is located on the second floor.  For more information, call (808) 932-3275.

Manager: Maricel Kunimoto, RPN may be contacted at (808) 932-3274.