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The Claire C. Brodesser Surgery Center at Cape Regional Medical Center Celebrates its Grand Opening

Monday, May 3, 2021

May 03, 2021

CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE – The Claire C. Brodesser Surgery Center at Cape Regional Medical Center officially opened on Tuesday, May 4, 2021. The grand opening was commemorated by Garry Gilbert, Chairman, Cape Regional Health System Board of Trustees, Ellen Kravet Burke, Chairman, Cape Regional Foundation, and Jeffrey Tenner, DO, Chief of Surgery who all cut the ribbon to mark the grand opening.

The Claire C. Brodesser Surgery Center offers ambulatory surgery and endoscopy services by board certified surgeons and gastroenterologists for cancer, colonoscopy, endoscopy, ear, nose and throat, gastroenterology, gynecology, pelvic floor, urogynecology, urology, general surgery, hand surgery, sports medicine, orthopaedics, podiatry, and pain management. The surgery center was named in Claire Brodesser's memory by her late husband, Thomas F. Brodesser, Jr. who provided over 40 years of philanthropic support to Cape Regional and made a major gift in Claire's honor to recognize her strong commitment to quality healthcare in Cape May County.

"On behalf of the Cape Regional Health System Board of Trustees and the Cape Regional Foundation Board, congratulations to the entire Cape Regional team for their hard work and successful completion of this beautiful facility," stated Garry Gilbert, Chairman, Cape Regional Health System Board of Trustees.

"I would like to thank the late Thomas Brodesser and the entire Brodesser family, the Cape Regional Auxiliary and numerous other generous donors for partnering with Cape Regional Health System to make this dream a reality. Their generous support enables Cape Regional to provide state-of-the-art surgical services with a heightened level of quality, technology and sophistication," stated Ellen Kravet Burke, Chairman, Cape Regional Foundation.

"Through what is undoubtedly the most challenging and unprecedented times for those serving in healthcare, the opening of the Claire C. Brodesser Surgery Center serves as a tribute to Cape Regional Health System's unwavering commitment to provide the highest level of surgical services to improve the health and wellness of the Cape May County community," stated Jeffrey Tenner, D.O., Chief of Surgery.

For more information about Cape Regional Health System's surgical services, please visit caperegional.com/surgery or call 609.463.CAPE to schedule an appointment.

About The Claire C. Brodesser Surgery Center

Claire C. Brodesser was a strong advocate of quality healthcare and for over 40 years was personally committed to supporting the outstanding care provided at Cape Regional Medical Center. Her husband, the late Thomas F. Brodesser, Jr. honored Claire by having the new surgery center named in her memory. The new state-of-the-art Claire C. Brodesser Surgery Center is a lasting legacy in honor of Claire and the Brodesser Family.

The Claire C. Brodesser Surgery Center is designed with the optimal patient experience in mind and every aspect of the 19,000-square foot surgery center focuses on the enhancement of each patient's comfort and care. The center provides seamless and efficient care utilizing advanced, specialized technology for today's sophisticated surgeries and is staffed by board-certified surgeons and compassionate specialists.