Recognition for Lakewood Ranch Medical Center

Learn about the awards and accreditations earned by Lakewood Ranch Medical Center:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

  • Five-Star Quality Rated

The Joint Commission

  • Gold Seal of Approval®
  • Advanced Primary Stroke Center
  • Hip Replacement Certification
  • Knee Replacement Certification
  • Sepsis Certification

Accreditation Commission for Health Care

  • Sleep Lab Accreditation

American Heart Association®/American Stroke Association®

Blue Cross® Blue Shield®

  • Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity
  • Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement
  • Blue Distinction Center for Spine Surgery

College of American Pathologists (CAP)

American College of Radiology (ACR)

  • Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
  • MRI Breast
  • MRI Head, Spine, Body, Musculoskeletal, MRA
  • CT Adult – Head, Neck Chest, Abdomen
  • CT Pediatric – Head, Neck Chest, Abdomen
  • Ultrasound General – OB First Trimester, Gynecological, General
  • Mammography
  • Nuclear Medicine – Planar, SPECT, Cardiology
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy

Nuclear Regulatory Commission

  • Nuclear Medicine

Women's Center

  • Recognized by March of Dimes and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists District XII for reducing early elective deliveries
  • Recognized as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Maternity Care as part of the Blue Distinction Specialty Care program