Conveniently located near I-75 and University Parkway, Lakewood Ranch Medical Center has becomethe hospital of choice for many families in Manatee County and Sarasota County. The hospital has earnedThe Joint Commission?s ?Gold Seal of Approval.? Patients at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center haveaccess to a medical staff of over 400 physicians and allied health professionals with a comprehensive rangeof specialties and advanced technologies. The hospital has skilled surgeons on staff whose specialties rangefrom cardiac, gynecological, spine and joint surgeries to reconstructive procedures.Lakewood Ranch Medical Center provides the community with a 24/7 Emergency Department (ED)that is fully prepared to treat patients of all ages for a wide array of illnesses and injuries. Physicians andstaff at the ED, are highly experienced in managing health emergencies, and are dedicated to providing the highest quality of emergency care. The hospital also offers Cardiovascular Services ranging from the treatment of acute cardiovascular issues to providing education programs to the community, and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center is an Accredited Chest Pain Center with percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI). The hospital?s Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center provides a fast, Stroke Alert Team to evaluate and treat all stroke emergencies. The Women and Children?s Center at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center provides the comprehensive medical services women need for a lifetime of good health, whether it?s gynecology and urology; advanced obstetrics or labor and delivery. Tomosyntesis or 3-D mammography is offered in the Breast Health Center, jus one of many Imaging and Radioloy Services provided at hospital; other services include, MRI, Ultrasound, CT Scan, Nuclear Medicine and Fluoroscopy.The Orthopaedic Spine and Joint Center at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center hosts fellowship-trained surgeons and orthopedic physicians who work alongside specially trained orthopedic nurses and physical therapists to provide patients with collaborative orthopedic care. Our Physical Therapy Center offers both inpatient and outpatient professional PT treatment. For more information on all of the programs and services offered at Lakewood Ranch Medical Center, please visit www.lakewoodranchmedicalcenter.com.