Surgery Partners, a portfolio company of H.I.G. Capital since a January 2010 LBO, has agreed to take NovaMed (NASDAQ: NOVA) private in a deal valued at $214 million, including $105 million of assumed debt. Surgery Partners intends to pay $13.25 in cash per share, a 54.6% premium. Debt financing is being provided by Jefferies Finance and THL Credit. NovaMed operates, develops and acquires ambulatory surgery centers in partnership with physicians.