Metropolitan Community College offers many flexible scheduling options to you meet degree requirements while balancing work and life. For convenience, we have listed our classes in alphabetical order.
SURT 130 - Surgical Procedures I (5 credits)
Prerequisites: SURT 100, SURT 103, SURT 105, SURT 109, SURT 120, and SURT 121 & Admission to the Surgical Technology program. Provides the foundational knowledge of surgical core and specialty procedures. Examines the pathophysiology diagnostic interventions, and surgical interventions for a variety of surgical procedures. Emphasis on surgical procedures related to General, Minimally Invasive, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Genitourinary, Otorhinolaryngology and Orthopedic surgical specialties. Incorporating instruments, equipment, and supplies required for perioperative case management. Post-operative care and complications of the surgical patient is discussed.