Congratulations to Dr. Andre H. Saad, who has achieved accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Minimally Invasive Gynecology. With over 26 years of experience, Dr. Saad works with Northwell Health and is the medical director at The Woman’s Health Pavilion. He describes his philosophy with patients – “Going to the gynecologist is rarely easy for women. If I can put a nervous patient at ease with some reassurance and a little humor, my day is complete.”

Dr. Andre H. Saad


Excelling in quality patient care, ChristianaCare Wilmington Hospital has achieved an SRC accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Hernia SurgerySurgeons of Excellence Dr. Jamie Giraldo Arango, Dr. Peter M. Santoro and Dr. Jeffry T. Zern offer the most advanced and innovative hernia procedures available including laparoscopic and robotic approaches. This has earned Wilmington Hospital a reputation for best-in-class hernia care with exceptional outcomes.

Wilmington Hospital

Grandview Medical Center 

Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama, has earned accreditation as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery for putting patient safety first. The robotics department and Surgeon of ExcellenceDr. Bart Wood, help improve surgical outcomes for many patients, including those with urologic and gynecologic conditions, by using a minimally invasive approach through robotic surgery.

Grandview Medical Center


SRC congratulates Dr. Catalin Gabriel Marinescu of Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian and OBGYN CARE for achieving accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Minimally Invasive Gynecology and Surgeon of Excellence in Robotic Surgery. Dr. Marinescu brings over 19 years of experience providing women with quality health care in Newport Beach, California. He prides himself on having zero complications during any of his procedures to give his patients peace of mind.

Dr. Catalin Gabriel Marinescu

Dr. Kim Chi Phan-Thien

SRC proudly honors Dr. Kim Chi Phan-Thien of Hurstville Private Hospital for achieving accreditation as a Master Surgeon in Minimally InvasiveRobotic and Colorectal Surgery. She is a world-class expert in minimally invasive and robotic techniques for the management of colorectal and pelvic floor conditions. She’s dedicated to providing holistic care for her patients with endometriosis and also helps women who experience colorectal problems during pregnancy and after delivery. Click here to learn more about Dr. Phan-Thien’s commitment to her patients and her passion for teaching and research.

Dr. Kim Chi Phan-Thien

Dr. Bart Wood

Congratulations to Dr. Bart Wood of Advanced Surgeons, P.C. and Grandview Medical Center for achieving distinction as a Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery. Dr. Wood exceeds at providing excellent care and patient safety during robotic-assisted surgeries, including hernia repair and endocrine and breast procedures. “My passion for performing surgery in the least invasive manner has led me to a more minimally invasive and robotic practice,” Dr. Wood said.

Dr. Bart Wood


Bariatric Care Specialists are instrumental in helping surgical teams provide quality care and ensure patient safety. SRC recognizes the following accredited Care Specialists for their unwavering dedication to caring for bariatric patients before and after surgery:

– Neslihan Agbaba, nutritionist at Derindere Hospital in Istanbul, Turkey

– Simone Fonseca, nutritionist at Rede de Saúde Divina Providência in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil

– Dawn Hazel Doroja and Paul Kenneth Sanchez Miclat, RN, at Healthpoint UAE in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Henry Garza III

Robotic-assisted gynecologic procedures offer surgeons unmatched precision and control with less scarring and faster recovery for patients. As a Master Surgeon in Robotic Surgery, Dr. Henry Garza III is recognized for his expertise and commitment to upholding the highest patient safety and quality care standards. He practices at Acacia OB/GYN, part of Baptist Health System, where he is highly recommended by his patients for his compassion and thoroughness.