About OSC

Ocean Surgery Center is a state-of-the-art, multispecialty outpatient surgery center credentialed by the State of California and CMS (Medicare) since 2006.
The surgery center’s seeds were sown in the 1980s when Dr. Sherif Khattab, OSC’s then-to-be Medical Director, moved to Los Angeles to run the Burn Unit for LA County. After two decades of serving patients from a South Bay practice, the surgery center was both a natural and forward-looking expansion, allowing the team to broaden its healing roles.

Today, OSC’s surgical roster spans multiple medical specialties: ENT, general surgery, gynecology, orthopedics, plastic and reconstructive, podiatry, urology and more.

Our facility—staffed board-certified surgeons, registered nurses, and care-coordination and scheduling specialists—is both a recognized entity in the medical community and a front runner among healthcare innovators.


The American Association for Accreditation of Ambulatory Surgery Facilities (AAAASF) was established in 1980, as an independent and nationally recognized credentialing body, with a mission to ensure the quality of patient care in the ambulatory surgery setting. Today more than 2,000 of the country’s 6,000 ASFs are credentialed by the AAAASF.
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Patient Safety

Accreditation requires OSC to report surgical outcomes to three entities: the AAAASF itself, the Medical Board of California, and the Centers for Medicare and Medical Services (CMS). OSC also conducts self-administered Quality Assessment/Performance Improvement monitoring and review program covering: Read More

Medical Direction

OSC operates under the medical direction of Dr. Sherif Khattab—a prominent California plastic and reconstructive surgeon. Dr. Khattab is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the National Board of Medical Examiners. He is a member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Read More