At Advanced Surgical Associates, we’ve assembled a team of top-notch surgeons that specialize in several fields vital to your health and well-being. Furthermore, we’re committing to treating not just as a patient, but as a person. Just as important as your medical care is that you feel comfortable in the environment at our facility.

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    The entire process for me was smooth and rewarding.
    — SH
  • Following are the 4 major areas in which we provide expert treatment:

    Board-certified surgeon Dr. David Thoman specializes in minimally invasive laparoscopic gastrointestinal surgery in Santa Barbara, California. He has helped thousands of women and men resolve their conditions and quickly return to their lives.

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  • Breast cancer
    Dr. Grafton’s breast patients are referred to her by a variety of providers including gynecologists, primary care providers, nurse practitioners, and radiologists. These patients have been diagnosed with breast cancer or a benign disease of the breast

    Board-certified surgeon Dr. Mazen Hashisho specializes in Vascular/Endovascular and Thoracic Surgery in Santa Barbara, California. He uses minimally invasive techniques in a personalized approach to address the different vascular and thoracic surgical needs of the patients.

  • Mission Statement

    We're here to help you through this challenging time as you consider your options for a healthier lifestyle. Our goal is to provide sage and effective modern care in an environment of support and compassion. We strive to give you confidence in our techniques and comfort in our care.
  • Cardiothoracic
    Dr. Taylor has sought to bring Robotic cardiac and thoracic surgery to Santa Barbara. Both Da Vinci Robotic Mitral Valve Repair and Robotic Lobectomy for lung cancer, represent the state of the art in minimally invasive surgical therapy and are available in only a few centers across the country.