CHRISTUS Health Surgical
The Christus Surgical Hospital, an 84,000 square foot, 24-bed multi-specialty surgical hospital in Alexandria, Louisiana was built in 2010. The five-star medical facility has 12 operating rooms and is 100% leased to Central Louisiana Surgical Hospital (“CLSH”), a joint-venture that is majority owned by CHRISTUS Health in partnership with the surgical hospital physicians. The hospital offers the most advanced surgical options including the first robotic-assisted knee surgery in Central Louisiana. Additional services include a full laboratory, pharmacy, dietary services, and a complete radiology suite with the most advanced equipment including CT, general radiology, ultrasound, an open MRI, and the first and only 3 Tesla MRI in Central Louisiana.
With over 75 specialized physicians and 270 staff, CLSH offers care and surgical options in multiple medical specialties including orthopedics, gastroenterology, ENT, gynecology, neurosurgery, ophthalmology, oral surgery, orthopedics, pain management, plastic surgery, podiatry, urology, and general surgery. The facility has been consistently ranked number one in patient satisfaction for the region with 24/7 long-term recovery care for patients that require overnight and extended stays. CLSH is strategically located less than a mile from Alexandria’s leading acute-care hospital, the 375-bed Rapides Regional Medical Center.