First Surgical Declares Special Cash Dividend

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First Surgical Partners Inc. (OTC: FSPI) (the "Company"), which provides non-threatening surgeries through its two ambulatory surgery centers and a general acute care hospital, is pleased to announce today that its Board of Directors declared a special one-time cash dividend of $0.0125 per share on its shares of common stock that will be paid on March 8, 2011 to stockholders of record on March 7, 2011.

Anthony F. Rotondo, Chief Executive Officer commented, “This special dividend underscores the strength of our company's balance sheet and cash flows, and it supports our belief that returning cash to shareholders plays an important role in producing superior long-term total shareholder returns."

About First Surgical Partners Inc:

First Surgical Partners Inc. (“First Surgical”) operates two ambulatory surgery centers and a general acute care hospital in the Houston area. The surgeons that utilize First Surgical’s facilities perform non life-threatening surgeries at these locations. The procedures performed include bariatric, reconstructive and cosmetic plastics, orthopedics, pain management, neurosurgery and podiatry, all of which are often completed on an outpatient or short stay basis. Each of First Surgical’s facilities resides within its own limited partnership, which is wholly owned by First Surgical. First Surgical’s website is

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KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Texas

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Surgery  Health  Hospitals  General Health