Lovelace Medical Center



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

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Lovelace Medical Center (LMC), located in the heart of Albuquerque, is a 263-bed acute care hospital with over 1,200 employees providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, award-winning stroke care, radiology and oncology services. We are proud to be certified as a primary stroke center by DNV-GL, demonstrating our dedication to excellent stroke care. LMC also offers inpatient adult behavior health, neurological and rehabilitation services.

  • Number of employees in 2022: 971
  • Licensed beds in 2022: 263
  • Inpatient admissions in 2022: 8,449
  • Outpatient visits in 2022: 129,646 (combined with Heart Hospital of New Mexico)
  • Emergency Department visits in 2022: 28,412
  • Surgical cases in 2022: 6,990





  • AHA Get with the Guidelines - Gold Plus Target Stroke Elite Plus Honor Roll and the Target Type 2 Diabetes Honor Roll 2021 - 2022
  • Leapfrog Top Teaching Hospital
  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety "A" Grade
  • AHA Get with the Guidelines - Stroke Gold Plus with Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus
  • Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work in Healthcare, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award
  • DNV-GL Gold Seal of Approval for certification as a Primary Stroke Center
  • Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs
  • Accredited in radiation oncology by the American College of Radiology 2017, 2018, 2019
  • DNV-GL accredited
Stroke Honor Roll Elite Award
Gold Plus Stroke Center
Gold Plus Stroke Center
US News World Report
Hospital Safety Grade A
Top Teaching Hospital
Certified Primary Stroke Center
Best Places to Work


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Vikram Alladi, M.D.

Vikram Alladi, M.D.