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Surgical services at LewisGale Medical Center

At LewisGale Medical Center, you can count on our team to deliver leading-edge surgical care in Salem, Virginia. From preoperative care to recovery, our surgeons walk with you every step of the way to ensure that your procedure is a success.

To learn more about the surgery options offered at LewisGale Medical Center, please call (540) 776-4000.

Roanoke Valley's choice for advanced surgery

We provide surgical options for a variety of conditions. Our board-certified surgeons use advanced technology, like robotic surgery, to ensure that you receive the best results from your procedure. Some of the surgical options we provide include:

Excellence in surgical care

Recognized as HealthGrades 100 Best Hospitals Recipient of the Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award from Healthgrades

At LewisGale Medical Center, we are committed to excellence in surgical care. We have been named by Healthgrades™ as one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic and Spine Surgery™ since 2014. Healthgrades™ also awarded our hospital with the Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award™. In addition, we have received The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement.

Preparing for surgery

You will receive specific instructions about how to prepare for your surgery before your appointment. Please be sure to follow the instructions to give yourself the best surgical outcome.

Getting to our surgery center

Our surgery center is located in the main LewisGale Medical Center building. You may park in the general parking lot. We also offer free valet services. Once you walk through the entrance, take the main elevator up to the second floor to our surgery center.

Visitor information

We know how important it is to receive updates during your loved one's surgery. This is why we have a computerized tracker board in our waiting room so you can keep track of the patient's progress. Once the surgery is complete, we will share a final update on how the procedure went.

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.

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