Established in 1974, by a small group of physicians, Northwest Surgicare was the first ambulatory surgery center in Illinois and one of the first in the nation. Our history reflects a commitment to provide safe high quality care to patients of all ages. We want all aspects of your experience to go as smoothly as possible. Our physicians, nurses and teammates are carefully chosen as among the best providers in healthcare and outpatient surgery. Northwest Surgicare is accrediated by Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc (AAAHC). We are a member of Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA) which is among the largest surgical care providers in the United States.