Lehigh Regional Medical Center is an 88-bed facility located in Lehigh
Acres, Florida. 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
50 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,
two endoscopy suites and a cystoscopy suite. Lehigh Regional Medical Center
has recently open a new unit, the Same Day Surgery Suites.
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 Nurse First Program ensures that patients in our Emergency Department
will be seen and evaluated by a nurse immediately upon arrival before
any registration paperwork is done.
The hospital’s radiology department features state-of-the-art diagnostic
equipment, including a dual-head spiral CT scanner (computer tomography),
magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, digital fluoroscopy,
cardiovascular ultrasound with capabilities for transesophageal echocardiograms
and stress echocardiograms, and ultrasound.
Lehigh Regional Medical Centers’ rehabilitation department offers
physical therapy, speech therapy and occupational therapy, rehabilitation,
sports medicine and wound care on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.
At our state-of-the-art Hyperbaric Chambers, we provide a comprehensive
course of therapy to assist in the healing of problem wounds.