At The Lakewood Ranch Medical Center Blog you'll find information you can use to improve your overall health and well-being, and stories about our amazing patients and Healthcare Heroes serving our community.

Could You Have Atrial Fibrillation?

January 12, 2022

What to know about this sometimes silent condition.

Heart Attack Symptoms – What’s Different for Men and Women

January 12, 2022

Knowing the signs and symptoms can save your life!

How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

December 16, 2021

Want a fresh start for 2022? Create realistic, reasonable goals to set yourself up for success.

Could You Have Seasonal Depression?

December 16, 2021

Winter blahs and holiday stress have you down? Read more for helpful strategies to lighten your mood.

Women’s Center Enhances the Patient Experience

June 28, 2021

“Women always remember the experience of giving birth,” says Johanna Pumphrey RN, MBA, Director, Women’s Center.

Expansion Offers Patients Greater Treatment Options

November 16, 2020

Today’s interventional radiology therapies are more precise and more effective than ever, offering patients and their doctors additional options to treat disease.

Breast Cancer Survivors Share Their Stories

October 21, 2020

Breast cancer survivors Candice Ermer and Jean Muccini took different paths to the Breast Health Center, but they agree on this: screenings are essential.

Don’t Put Off Your Annual Mammogram Due to COVID-19

October 12, 2020

Regular screenings are key to detecting breast cancer, and LWRMC has extensive health precautions in place to help keep everyone safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Jimmy Kimmel Honors a Lakewood Ranch Nurse

July 28, 2020

Rob Guerra gets a big surprise after returning from New York City, where he helped care for COVID-19 patients.

The Women’s Center Renovation Has Begun!

July 24, 2020

The new look and feel will focus on comfort for moms and families as they welcome their new arrivals.

Walking Pain-Free After Hip Surgery

July 22, 2020

Rebecca Fulton had her second hip replacement in May. She tells about her experience and the COVID-19 safety measures that reassured her.

Thank You to the Community and Our Staff!

July 20, 2020

Hospital directors share heartfelt messages of gratitude for the response to COVID-19.