Meridian Institute of Surgical Assisting

Currently headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, Meridian Institute of Surgical Assisting began operations in December of 1999. Since then, we have become the Nation’s leading provider of surgical assisting education and training through achieving our goal of implementing and conducting courses that set the industry standard. Our Surgical First Assistant Certificate Program aims to train and graduate the highest quality surgical assistants in the country. To allow our SFA Certificate graduates to further their education, we also offer an Associate’s degree in Surgical Assisting Program, where students build upon the education gained in our Certificate Program refine their knowledge and skills while earning their credentials from a nationally accredited institution.

Available Programs

  • Perioperative Microbiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Anesthesia, Methods And Agents
  • Bioscience
  • Role Definition And Interaction
  • Ethical, Moral, And Legal Responsibilities
  • Fundamentals
  • Wound Healing, Knot Tying, And Suturing
  • Surgical Procedures

Meridian Institute of Surgical Assisting Locations

  • Nashville, TN