The Hausted Surgi-Stretcher is a multi-position stretcher intended for treatment, transport or recovery of a patient. With the uniquely designed articulating head section, this unit can be used for specialty procedures which require precision head positioning. Models in this series provide specialized surgical functions of head positioning for ophthalmology, plastic surgery or ENT procedures. The articulating head piece with dual operating control knobs allows for infinite adjustability and precise, microscopic movement of the head section. Preinduction, transport, treatment, and recovery can be performed on the same unit to improve case turn around and streamline patient handling in surgical care. Patient positioning is convenient and easy for both care provider and patient with the electric powered controls for adjustment of height, backrest and knee flex.