About Lehigh Regional Medical Center
Lehigh Regional Medical Center is an 88-bed facility located in Lehigh
Acres, Florida, and we are accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation
of Healthcare Organizations. Lehigh Regional Medical Center serves a five-county area.
The active medical staff at Lehigh Regional Medical Center consists of
70 physicians. Our primary care physicians are trained in internal medicine,
emergency medicine, family practice and general practice. In addition,
the following medical specialties are represented on staff: anesthesiology
and pain management, cardiology, gastroenterology, gynecology, neurology,
orthopedics, otolaryngology, pathology, plastic and reconstructive surgery,
podiatry, pulmonology, radiology and urology.
Surgeons on staff at Lehigh Regional Medical Center include physicians
trained in general surgery, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery and reconstructive
surgery. The Surgical Services Department houses three operating rooms,
and a recently expanded endoscopy suite.
The Joint Academy offers a unique joint replacement program that focuses
on education and rehabilitation in a group environment.
The Emergency Department at Lehigh Regional Medical Center features eight
state-of-the-art treatment bays, all equipped for bedside registration.
A board-certified emergency physician staffs the emergency department
24 hours a day, seven days a week. In addition, Fast Track services are
available for non-emergency "doctor-office" type care.
The ER team ensures that patients in our Emergency Department will be seen
and evaluated by a nurse immediately upon arrival before any registration
paperwork is done.
Lehigh Regional Medical Centers’ Outpatient Physical Rehabilitation
department, offers physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy,
rehabilitation, and sports medicine on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.
The Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center will reopen soon; it is a
state-of-the-art facility, equipped with hyperbaric chambers, and it will
provide comprehensive treatment options to assist in the healing of chronic,