Lexington Medical Center Earns Consumer Choice Award

For an impressive fifteenth year in a row, Lexington Medical Center has received the prestigious Consumer Choice Award from the National Research Corporation. This award honors hospitals across the nation that health care consumers have chosen for having the highest quality and image in their community.

consumer-choice-awardEach year, the National Research Corporation honors these hospitals after conducting a custom research survey of more than 250,000 households in 300 cities. From the households surveyed, 3,200 hospitals named by consumers are analyzed and ranked based on their specific areas of care.

The Consumer Choice Award indicates that Lexington Medical Center has achieved a level of service that is valued by the people of the Midlands and it provides patients with valuable information to use when selecting health care providers.

kat“Lexington Medical Center’s doctors, nurses and staff members work diligently each day to provide the most outstanding, compassionate care to our patients,” said Tod Augsburger, Lexington Medical Center President & CEO. “We strive to exceed expectations and treat our patients like members of our own family. It’s nice to be recognized by our community members for our efforts.”

The National Research Corporation has more than two decades of experience in health care performance measurement and improvement.

Thank you to the Midlands for this honor!

New Options for Hip Surgery at Lexington Medical Center

Dr. Adam Lazzarini, orthopaedic surgeon at Southeastern Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice, was a guest on WLTX recently to talk about hip replacement surgery. From total hip replacement to hip arthroscopy, Dr. Lazzarini is an expert in the field. Learn more in the segment below.

 

For more information on Dr. Lazzarini and hip raplacement surgery, SEOrthopaedic.com

Lexington Medical Center Welcomes Dr. Adam Lazzarini

Lexington Medical Center is pleased to welcome Adam M. Lazzarini, MD, FAAOS, to its network of care. Dr. Lazzarini will practice at Southeastern Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, a Lexington Medical Center physician practice.

Dr. Adam Lazzarini

Dr. Adam Lazzarini

With more than 10 years of orthopaedic surgery experience, Dr. Lazzarini specializes in using the most advanced surgical techniques to perform complex primary and revision total joint replacement surgery. He is an expert in hip arthroscopy, including management of labral tears, tendon injuries and impingement.

Dr. Lazzarini is also board certified and an American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Fellow with additional certifications in advanced cardiac and trauma life support, computer navigation of the hip and knee during total joint replacement surgery and anterior total hip replacement.

He most recently served as an orthopaedic surgeon at University Orthopaedics in New York, New York, treating fractures and joint injuries at a Level I and three Level II trauma centers.

A graduate of the University of California, Davis with a bachelor’s degree in physiology, Dr. Lazzarini earned his medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla. He then completed a surgical internship at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, and an orthopaedic surgery residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York, New York, where he also served as chief resident. After completing this training, Dr. Lazzarini completed an adult reconstruction and hip arthroscopy fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, New York.

Southeastern Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine at Lexington Medical Center provides comprehensive orthopaedic care and services, including arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee and ankle; total shoulder, elbow and knee replacement; partial knee replacement; and ACL reconstruction.

Dr. Lazzarini is accepting new patients. For more information, visit SEOrthopaedic.com