Lakewood Ranch Medical Center
8330 Lakewood Ranch Boulevard
Lakewood Ranch, FL, 34202
About the Hospital
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center, the hospital centered on your care, opened September 1, 2004. LWRMC offers patient-focused medicine and is equipped with advanced technology.
Located just two miles from I-75 and bridging Manatee and Sarasota counties, this new, 120-bed acute care hospital has an extensive system of fully-integrated inpatient and outpatient services that share a single purpose—to provide compassionate, quality patient care.
Patients have access to a medical staff of over 400 physicians and allied health professionals with a comprehensive range of specialties who use technological advances in medicine.
Thank you for your interest in Lakewood Ranch Medical Center. We are pleased to provide information about our programs and services. Of special note is our commitment to Service Excellence. It is every hospital employee's goal to provide high quality and compassionate care and to make the hospital experience a comfortable one. Thank you for allowing us the privilege of serving you.
Back Pain Relief
If you suffer from chronic back pain, you should know that Lakewood Ranch Medical Center in Bradenton now offers a procedure called mild, for minimally invasive lumbar decompression that may be able to help. It's an effective, minimally invasive procedure for treating Lumbar Spinal Stenosis (LSS). The mild procedure can usually be performed on an outpatient basis. Most patients can go home the same day and resume normal activities in just a few days.
Whether it's a tennis match or a stroll along the beach that you're longing for, The Orthopaedic Center at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center will help you get back in the game.
Orthopaedic physicians at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center are board-certified and highly experienced. They have completed advanced fellowship training in their specialties. Their expertise includes diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal injuries, fractures and pain, as well as coordinating rehabilitation programs for patients.
Noninvasive Cardiology Services
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center offers a comprehensive range of cardiac services, from community educational programs that promote health and wellness to treating acute cardiovascular problems. Our highly trained staff and physicians provide patients with an individualized approach to heart care, including assessment, diagnosis, planning, intervention and evaluation.
Cardiologists coordinate care with other members of the healthcare team, including surgery and emergency departments, to help put patients on the road to recovery.
Level One Catheterization Lab
The Level One Cath Lab at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center includes:
- STEMI program that provides coronary interventions for patients who may be experiencing a heart attack.
- High continuity of care because the same medical professional follows each patient through the entire procedure, including preprocedure and postprocedure care.
- Waiting room and other amenities that are conveniently located near the Cath Lab.
- Right and left heart catheterization
- Peripheral angiography
- Nuclear medicine lab
- Stress testing
- Automatic internal cardiac defibrillator
- Loop recorders
- Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI)
- Percutaneous peripheral intervention (PPI)
- Interventional radiological procedures
- Treatment of Deep Vein Thrombosis
- Sirs spheres
Lakewood Ranch Medical Center uses the following advanced medical technology and procedures.
- Philips FD 20 Alura Cardiovascular X-ray System
- Angiojet Ultra Thrombectomy System
- Spectranetics Laser System
- Crosser Catheter System
- Diamondback Procedure
- Volcano Intravascular Ultrasound