Surgical services at LewisGale Hospital Alleghany
Scheduling a surgery can be overwhelming. You can depend on the board-certified surgeons at LewisGale Hospital Alleghany with your surgical care and recovery. Our hospital in Alleghany County, Virginia, has been recognized for surgical excellence and patient safety.
For more information about general surgery, contact our Consult-A-Nurse® line at (877) 242-2362.
Our surgery unit has five operating rooms, one specialized endoscopy room and leading-edge robotic surgery options for certain surgical procedures. We offer open visitation, and our waiting room has a computerized status board to keep loved ones updated on how long surgery will last and if the patient has been moved to a post-anesthesia care unit (PACU).
Nationally recognized surgical center
LewisGale Hospital Alleghany was awarded the Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award™ for high performance on 21 of 32 of the most common procedures and conditions treated. We have also been designated by the highest accrediting healthcare body, The Joint Commission, as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® for achieving excellence against rigorous standards for surgical care.
Surgery center specialties
In addition to general surgery, we provide several types of procedures and surgical specialties, including:
- Endoscopy procedures
- Orthopedic surgery
- Gynecologic surgery
- Back and spine surgery
- Blood transfusions
- Intravenous (IV) infusions
- Interventional cardiology
Scheduling a surgery
The surgery unit is located within LewisGale Hospital Alleghany. There is ample parking in the lot outside the main hospital entrance. You must register with the front desk at the main entrance before the staff directs you to surgery on the second floor.
The surgical unit and your referring physician will coordinate surgery times, and you will be notified of any limitations on food or water and any other preoperative preparation and postoperative care.
Surgery at LewisGale Regional Health System
Surgery is the medical treatment of diseases or injuries with instruments used to influence the body. Surgery is used to correct injuries and improve function as a medical necessity or on an elective basis, including some plastic surgery procedures.Learn about Surgery