All posts by Michelle Elder

Dr. Kadi-Ann Bryan

Dr. Kadi-Ann Bryan has earned accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery for providing patients with outstanding quality care. As a provider at Rogue Valley Urology, PC, she specializes in minimally invasive robotic and laparoscopic surgery to treat a variety of urological conditions including prostate and kidney cancer. The use of robotic surgery helps her patients get back to doing the things they love faster by providing a level of precision that enables a shorter recovery process.

Dr. Kadi-Ann Bryan

Dr. Gurdal Ören-Obezite Cerrahisi

With more than 15 years of experience in weight loss surgery, Dr. Gurdal Ören-Obezite Cerrahisi has received accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery. He is the founder of the metabolic and bariatric surgery team at Derindere Hospital, in Instanbul, Turkey, where he continues to practice. SRC congratulates Dr. Ören for his achievement and commitment to helping patients safely lose weight and improve their long-term health.

 Dr. Gurdal Ören


Life Memorial Hospital, the largest private hospital in Romania, has continued its commitment to providing quality patient care as a Center of Excellence in Hernia Surgery. The surgical team, including Surgeon of Excellence Dr. Victor Radu, are dedicated to helping patients experience minimal discomfort and a smooth recovery process.

Congratulations to Dr. Victor Radu for his accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Hernia Surgery. His outstanding dedication, expertise and care for patients distinguish him as a leader in hernia operations. He currently serves as coordinator of the Hernilogy MedLife Centre at Life Memorial Hospital, an SRC-accredited Center of Excellence in Hernia Surgery.

Life Memorial Hospital

Dr. Victor Radu

Dr. Joseph A. Talarico 

Dr. Joseph A. Talarico has earned recognition as a Master Surgeon in Robotic and Hernia Surgery. He is the co-director of the Robotic Center of Excellence at Thompson Health in Canandaigua, New York, where he specializes in robotic and laparoscopic gallbladder, stomach, bowel and colon surgery. He also serves as the director of Thompson’s Hernia Center of Excellence.

Dr. Joseph Talarico Master Surgeon

Dr. Theodore L. Goldman 

Congratulations to Dr. Theodore L. Goldman for becoming a Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery. With more than 20 years of experience, he serves the Huntington, New York, community as chief of surgical gynecology and co-director of minimally invasive surgery at Northwell Health. Dr. Goldman is highly recommended by his patients for his expertise, compassion, patience and thoroughness. “He offers expert advice while being thoughtful with the desires and comfort level of the patient,” according to a patient review. Dr. Goldman is also an SRC Master Surgeon in Minimally Invasive Gynecology.

Master Surgeon Dr. Goldman

F.F. Thompson Hospital 

The surgical staff at F.F. Thompson Hospital embraces a philosophy of commitment, action, respect, excellence and service – its CARES values. Home to a state-of-the-art surgical center, Thompson has continued its commitment to patient safety as an accredited Center of Excellence in Robotic SurgerySurgeons of Excellence Dr. Joseph A. Talarico and Dr. Amarjit David Peter use the latest robotic-assisted surgical systems to help patients experience less pain, fewer side effects and faster recovery. Look for our seal, expect excellence.

SRC accredited Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery


Clinique Tivoli-Ducos in Bordeaux, France, is a leader in treating and supporting women who are affected by endometriosis. As a Center of Excellence in Multidisciplinary Endometriosis Care, its surgical team uses the latest technology and individualized treatment plans to target the most severe forms of the disease which can damage the intestines, bladder and other organs and nerves. Surgeons of Excellence, Dr. Benjamin Merlot and Dr. Horace Roman, continue to advance the field of endometriosis with robust clinical research that is recognized worldwide.

Clinique Tivoli-Ducos in Bordeaux, France is now SRC accredited


Congratulations to Dr. Nicholas Coorough and Dr. Christopher Rupp for becoming Surgeons of Excellence in Hernia Surgery at Bellin Health in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Both Dr. Coorough and Dr. Rupp demonstrate that it is equally important to not only have technical and surgical expertise, but also the willingness to listen and provide individualized treatment. In their care, patients can expect to be treated as a neighbor and given the best experience possible.

Bellin Health is a Center of Excellence in Hernia Surgery