Surgical Services at LMC

Our surgical services are backed by current and emerging technologies, including the most advanced technology for laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures to improve the surgical experience for our physicians and patients alike.

Lovelace Medical Center recently expanded their surgical services to include 6 new surgical suites accommodating inpatient and ambulatory surgeries. Many surgical services are also available at Lovelace Women's Hospital and Lovelace Westside Hospital.

Gamma Knife


The most refined tool for the treatment of the human brain is now available to patients at the Gamma Knife Center of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center. This clinically proven technology minimizes pain and represents a true breakthrough in hope for patients who are candidates for stereotactic brain surgery – surgery without a scalpel. Lovelace Medical Center is the only hospital in New Mexico offering patients radiosurgery using the Leksell Gamma Knife® .

Outpatient Rehabilitation


Lovelace facilities offer high quality, compassionate rehabilitation services as part of a treatment plan for patients who have had surgeries or who are experiencing chronic pain or illness.

Some of our specialized outpatient rehabilitation services include:

Rehabilitation Locations


Lovelace Medical Center
601 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102

Lovelace Westside Hospital
10501 Golf Course Rd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87114

Lovelace Rehabilitation Hospital
505 Elm St. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87102
(Elm St., North of Lovelace Medical Center)

Lovelace Outpatient Rehabilitation - Wyoming
7910 Wyoming Blvd. NE, Suite C
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(corner of Paseo del Norte and Wyoming)

Stroke Center


At Lovelace Medical Center, we are proud to offer a 12-bed dedicated stroke unit with 24/7 neurology and neurosurgery coverage.

If you are experiencing one or more of the following symptoms of stroke, you should call 911 immediately, even if the symptoms cease on their own.

Emergency Care at LMC


In an emergency, every minute matters

See a provider in about 30 minutes or less

At Lovelace Medical Center, most patients are seen by one of our emergency room providers in about 30 minutes or less. Whether you're dealing with a broken bone, or something much more serious, our highly trained ER providers are equipped to handle a wide range of medical emergencies. Isn't it about time you received the medical care you deserve?

Lovelace Medical Center


Lovelace Medical Center – The Best Place to Care and Be Cared For

Lovelace Medical Center is a patient-centered hospital featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a round-the-clock Emergency Department. We offer high-quality, high-tech medicine in a facility that has become a symbol of health and wellness in the heart of the city we serve. Nowhere else in the state will you find technology like our Gamma Knife Center, capable of treating complex, often inoperable, conditions of the brain.

  • Number of employees: 1,010

  • Licensed beds: 263