Founded in 1909, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital is a 291-bed acute care facility with a strong history of medical excellence. With over 1100 employees and 400 physicians, of which over 88% are board certified, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital is known for its commitment to superior quality healthcare, teamwork, and personal attention to every patient.
Located in the heart of southern Westchester County in Bronxville, New York, Lawrence provides emergency care to approximately 36,000 individuals every year. Lawrence has recently refurbished and expanded the Emergency Department which now offers new and private triage rooms; Prompt Care, where patients with minor injuries are seen; and a warm and cozy waiting room featuring a salt water aquarium. Lawrence became a designated New York State Stroke Center in 2006 by meeting stringent requirements for speed and quality of care.
NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital is recognized for its professional excellence in Cardiology, Obstetrics, Orthopedics, and Oncology. Our physicians provide expertise in virtually every area of medical specialty and include over 100 primary care physicians. And, Lawrence delivers about 2000 babies every year.
Outpatient services include the latest in diagnostic testing and laboratory services, ambulatory surgery options, and rehabilitation and sports medicine services. Lawrence has a Women’s Imaging Center where female patients receive state-of-the-art diagnostic services in a private setting. Physical therapy, lymphedema therapy, speech and occupational therapy services are provided both on-site at the hospital and at two satellite centers located in Eastchester and Scarsdale.
In order to effectively respond to the needs of our growing community, Lawrence Hospital is renovating and redesigning many of its facilities including a new Maternity Center. The expanded space features 23 new private rooms each fitted with its own shower, flat screen TV and access to the Internet. Also, the soothing and home-like Maternity Center includes a state-of-the-art Well-Baby Nursery and high tech security system.
Each year, Lawrence serves thousands of individuals and our goal is to keep our community healthy, strong and vibrant. That’s why we have also launched a redesigned website, nyplawrence.org. It is easy to navigate and provides visitors with access to a wealth of accurate and comprehensive medical information. Our hope is that you get to know us before you need us.
NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission. The Hospital is fully licensed by the New York State Department of Health. Lawrence’s laboratory is accredited by the College of American Pathologists. And, our Cancer Program has received a Three-Year Approval with Commendation from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons. In addition, NewYork-Presbyterian/Lawrence Hospital is a member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare System and StellarisHealth Network.