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Surg techs keep medical procedures running smoothly. They prepare sterile environments and ensure all equipment is sterile and properly inventoried. During procedures, they hand nurses and surgeons the proper equipment at the proper time while making sure all materials are accounted for and maintaining a sterile space. Once the procedure is done, they inventory equipment again, then may prep the room for the next procedure.

What to Expect

Surgical technologists assist in invasive procedures. They prep the operating room, inventory and prepare surgical equipment, prep patients for procedures, and assist surgeons and nurses during procedures.


Surgery technologists have several certifications:

  • Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Tech in Surgery – Certified (TS-C)
  • Certified Operating Room and Surgical Technician (CORST)


Surgery technologists must have a high school diploma or GED. While an associate degree (AD) or bachelor’s degree (BD) may help you find employment faster and at a higher income level, they are not required.


Surgery technologists assist in invasive procedures. They have specific responsibilities:

  • Prepping the operating room
  • Inventorying and preparing surgical equipment
  • Prepping patients for procedures
  • Assisting surgeons and nurses during procedures

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What qualifications are necessary to become a travel surgical tech?

To become a travel surgical tech, one typically needs a diploma, certificate, or associate's degree from an accredited surgical technology program. In addition, a certification, such as the Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) certification, is often preferred. Relevant experience in the field is also commonly required.

What does a travel surgical tech do?

Travel surgical techs, like their stationary counterparts, assist in surgical operations. They prepare operating rooms, arrange equipment, help surgeons, anesthesiologists, and nurses during surgery. Being a travel surgical tech means doing all these tasks at various healthcare facilities across the country depending on where their contract assignments are.

How does Advantis Medical assist Travel Surgical Techs in finding the right job?

Advantis Medical uses a personalized approach to understand each professional's needs and career goals. With this understanding, we can match our Surgical Techs with the best opportunities that not only meet their professional aspirations but also offer competitive compensation and benefits.

What kind of benefits can a Travel Surgical Tech expect from Advantis Medical during an assignment?

Advantis Medical offers comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage, along with 401(k) plans that start on day One. Experience the Gold Standard in clinician care with the convenience of weekly direct deposit, housing & travel assistance, and a personal concierge for onboarding & credentialing. Interested in traveling with a friend? Advantis offers $500 per traveler that you refer so it’s never been easier to travel with friends or family.

How does working as a Travel Surgical Tech with Advantis Medical benefit my career?

As a Travel Surgical Tech with Advantis Medical, you get to work in diverse healthcare settings across the country, which enhances your professional skills and experience. Our varied assignments also offer a chance to learn from a range of healthcare professionals, adding value to your career in the long run.

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