24-hour ER Care

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center
8330 Lakewood Ranch Boulevard
Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202
Phone: 941-782-2200


The Lakewood Ranch Medical Center emergency room (ER) medical team is highly experienced and skilled in managing health emergencies in adults, children and older adults. If you or your family needs ER care, we're here 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Our ER includes private rooms, major resuscitation rooms, private triage rooms and more.

If you're experiencing an emergency, call 9-1-1 immediately

Freestanding ER Groundbreaking Ceremony

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center will host a groundbreaking ceremony for a new freestanding emergency department in Sarasota County on Tuesday, January 21.

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Heart Attack Warning Signs

If you or someone around you experiences any of the following symptoms, call 9-1-1 immediately. Early intervention increases your chances for a positive outcome.

  • Chest pain or discomfort
  • Shortness of breath
  • Shoulder or arm pain or weakness
  • Nausea, vomiting, stomach pain
  • Back or jaw pain
  • Feeling lightheaded

Cardiovascular Care

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center offers a comprehensive range of cardiovascular services, from community educational programs that promote health and wellness to treating acute cardiovascular problems.

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Stroke Warning Signs: Act F.A.S.T.

Learn the many warning signs of a possible stroke. Act FAST and call 9-1-1 immediately at any sign of a stroke.

F = FACE: Ask the person to smile. Does one side of the face droop?
A = ARMS: Ask the person to hold up both arms. Does one drift downward?
S = SPEECH: Ask the person to repeat a simple sentence, like “Do you know what time it is?” Are the words slurred? Does the person repeat the phrase correctly?
T = TIME: If the person shows any of these symptoms, call 9-1-1 immediately.

Complete Stroke Care

Lakewood Ranch Medical Center's specially trained Stroke Alert Team can evaluate and treat stroke emergencies whenever they occur, day or night.

Learn more about the Stroke and Cerebrovascular Center