Compass Acquires Equity Interest in Safety Harbor Surgery Center near Tampa

safetyharborRALEIGH, NC (April 29, 2013) Raleigh-based Compass Surgical Partners, a firm that invests, manages and develops ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs) has acquired an equity interest in Safety Harbor Surgery Center located in Clearwater, FL.

“We’re excited to partner with the physicians in Safety Harbor and be a part of the future success of the Center,” says Sean Rambo, Compass founder and Chief Operating Officer.

In August of 2012, Compass was awarded a management contract and has provided operational oversight for Safety Harbor Surgery Center since then. The team further solidified its involvement through an equity investment and is in the process of repositioning the center for future success. In addition they have completed a re-syndication that included two general surgeons, an ophthalmologist and a gastroenterologist.

Safety Harbor Surgery Center is a multi-specialty ASC with two operating rooms located in Clearwater, Florida. The center’s specialties include general surgery, GI, ophthalmology/retinal surgery, urology and orthopedics.