About Us//

 

Tri-State Surgical Assistants (TSSA) are a team of certified surgical assistants (CSAs) who are educated and trained in general surgery, as well as all other surgical specialties.

 

TSSA surgical professionals are fully insured, highly skilled and maintain currency in the latest surgical techniques. Our assistants are members of the National Surgical Assistant Association, the American College of Surgeons and the North American Spine Society. The aforementioned affiliations are a testament to our level of professional commitment, and illustrate the caliber of our assistants.

 

The entire team at TSSA is dedicated to the needs of our clients, and as a result, our company strongly reflects customer satisfaction. We welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry! 

 


Tri-State Surgical Assistants routinely practice in the following specialties:

 

SPINAL SURGERY

 

COMPREHENSIVE SPINAL CARE

 

  • Since 2003, the TSSA team has provided consistent coverage for over 2000 reconstructive spine procedures, inclusive of microsurgical techniques. 

 

SCOLIOSIS PROCEDURES

 

  • Our surgical professionals welcome the opportunity of working with scoliosis surgeons in need of clinical assistance for these procedures.

 

SPINAL INJECTIONS

 

  • For further information regarding these services, please contact the group office, and ask for Dr. Charles Simmons. 

ARTHROSCOPIC SURGERY

 

Knee

  • Ligament reconsruction

  • Meniscal repairs 

 

Wrist

Shoulder:

  • Rotator cuff repair 

  • Labral repairs 

 JOINT REPLACEMENT SURGERY

 

 This section is under construction

 

 

MASSAGE THERAPY

 

William Q. Patrick is a licenced Massage Thearapist 

 

For more information please visit his website mobilemassagellc.com

CREDENTIALING

 

Tri-State Surgical Assistants are currently credentialed to practice in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia

PROFESSIONAL AFFLIATIONS  

 

NSAA (National Surgical Assistant Assoiciation)

www.nssa.net

 

NCCSA (National Commission of the Certification of Surgical Assistants)

www.csaexam.com

 

ACS (American College of Surgeons)

www.facs.org

 

NASS (North American Spine Surgery)

www.spine.org

 

AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)

www.aaos.org

 

HAND SURGERY

 

  • Carpal tunnel release

  • Tendon and neurovascular repair

  • Traumatic injury care

 

COMPREHENSIVE FRACTURE CARE

 

  • Trauma Hands

  • Hips

  • Arm

  • Wrist

  • Ankles

  • Femur

  • Tibia/Fibula

  • Pilon

PHYSICAL THERAPY

 

Physical Therapy Assessment

 

  • Comprehensive musculoskeletal evaluation to determine the cause, and possible treatment options for acute or chronic pain.

 

Preparatory Therapy

 

  • Prior to orthopedic surgery.

 

Scoliosis Physical Therapy Program

 

  • To facilitate the treatment of abnormal spinal curvature.

 

Manual Therapy

 

  • Utilizing massage and manipulation of the body's soft tissues, to relieve pain and promote healing.

 

Rehabilitation Therapy

 

  • Following surgical procedures.

  • To enhance recovery after bone fractures.

  • Outpatient prosthetic rehabilitation, for individuals adjusting to an artificial limb or other external appliance.

  • Rehabilitation subsequent to a sports or spinal injury.


General strength training.

The president and founder of the Group believes in unique ways by volunteering and actively helping those in need.

 

TSSA Supports the Following Charitable Organizations:

 

Wounded Warrior Project

 

The purpose of the Wounded Warrior Project is to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members

 

Little Sisters of the Poor

 

Little Sisters of the Poor are a religious order of women, dedicated to providing homes and care for the most disadvantaged of elderly individuals.

 

Fisher House Foundation

 

Fisher House Foundation is best know for a network of comfort homes where military and veterans' families can stay at no cost when a loved one is recieving treatment.

 

Catholic Relief Services

 

Catholic Relief Service carries out the commitment of the Bishops of the United States to assist the poor and vulnerable overseas.

The experience level of TSSA CSA's is not limited to the listed procedures