(Chicago, IL) – Regent Surgical Health, an industry leading surgery center management and development company specializing in hospital/physician joint ventures, and its physician partners at the Surgery Center of Mount Dora are proud to announce a joint venture with Leesburg Regional Medical Center.
“In addition to our management role at the Surgery Center of Mount Dora, we constantly analyze the market to minimize risk and maximize shareholder value,” says Regent CEO Tom Mallon. “Together with our surgeon partners, we looked at changing market conditions and opportunities, and decided to evaluate bringing in a hospital partner.”
“We are thrilled to combine our talents and resources with Leesburg Regional Medical Center,” adds Dr. Don Perry, Chairman of the Board at the Surgery Center of Mount Dora. “They have been serving the patients of Central Florida for nearly 50 years, and we are extremely excited to partner with them in this venture to expand the services we provide to this community.”
Regent and its surgeon partners opened The Surgery Center of Mount Dora in 2009. The facility offers specialties including orthopedic surgery, general surgery, urology, gynecology, podiatry and gastroenterology.
Founded in 1963, Leesburg Regional Medical Center is a 322 bed acute care hospital offering world-class services in Lake, Sumter, and Marion Counties in Central Florida. It is part of the Central Florida Health Alliance (CFHA).
“We are always looking for opportunities to strengthen our relationship with our patient and Physician community,” says Tim Hawkins, Chief Operating Officer for the Central Florida Health Alliance. “The outpatient services offered at the Surgery Center of Mount Dora give our patients another option to receive exceptional care, and allow CFHA to partner with our Physicians to provide that care.”
About Regent Surgical Health
Regent Surgical Health is among the nation’s leading a surgery center management and development companies, and the most experienced company offering physician/hospital joint venture partnerships. Regent has an unmatched record for delivering sustainable profitability while enabling physician partners to maintain clinical autonomy and financial control. The company invests capital side by side with hospital and physician partners and firmly believes the by-product of excellent care and efficiency is financial success. To learn more about Regent Surgical Health and other physician/hospital alliance opportunities, visit our web site at www.regentsurgicalhealth.com.
About The Surgery Center of Mount Dora
The Surgery Center of Mount Dora offers a world class surgical experience from some of the finest, most well-respected physicians and staff in Central Florida. The center is a new, modern facility that cares for a wide variety of surgical needs such as general surgery, gastroenterology, gynecology, podiatry, orthopedics and urology. The center is known for having state-of-the-art equipment as well as performing the very latest in procedures. For more information visit: www.surgerycentermountdora.com.
About Leesburg Regional Medical Center
Leesburg Regional Medical Center, part of Central Florida Health Alliance, has been serving our community’s healthcare needs for almost 50 years! It is a 322-bed acute care hospital that serves Lake, Sumter and Marion counties and offers premier cardiovascular services, neurosurgery, state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging and world-class orthopedics. Leesburg Regional is also the region’s first Certified Primary Stroke Center with the Joint Commission Seal of Approval. Located just north of Orlando, Florida, Leesburg Regional Medical Center has grown from a small community hospital built in 1963 to a comprehensive medical center. For more information visit: www.leesburgregional.org.