Our physicians are the heart of UofL Health Care, an umbrella that encompasses the finest medical facilities in the heart of Louisville, Kentucky.
University of Louisville Hospital, an acute care and Level One trauma facility that includes inpatient services and a full range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. University Hospital also boasts the state's first joint commission-accredited stroke center, high-risk maternal fetal medicine, inpatient cancer care, a newly-expanded sleep medicine center, a comprehensive epilepsy center, digestive health, geriatrics and the adjacent Ambulatory Care Center, housing a number of outpatient services and specialty clinics.
The James Graham Brown Cancer Center, a newly-renovated outpatient facility dedicated to a top-notch patient experience and the latest technologies, including a $15 million investment in state-of-the-art radiation oncology equipment.
Jewish Hospital and Sts. Mary and Elizabeth Hospitals, also located within a block of UofL, was the site of the world's first and second implants of AbioCor implantable replacement heart and the world's first successful hand transplant. The hospital, flagship of a network of more than 40 health care facilities throughout the region, is home to many specialties including transplant surgery.
Norton Hospital, a top-ranked patient care facility with medical and surgical services, is located within a block of the UofL Health Sciences Campus. The hospital provides opportunities for resident training in a private patient setting. Full-time UofL faculty members direct many of the active education programs in anesthesiology, medicine, pathology, psychiatry, radiology, surgery, urological and neurological surgery.
Kosair Children's Hospital and Kosair Children's Medical Center, also part of Norton Healthcare, are nationally-recognized for their quality and level of care, are the home base for the majority of UofL's pediatric residency programs. Kosair Children's Hospital is located adjacent to the UofL Health Sciences Center, while Kosair Children's Medical Center, is located just 15 minutes east.
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, located approximately three miles east of the UofL Health Sciences Center, has an average daily census of more than 300 inpatients and more than 80,000 ambulatory care visits each year. With a large and varied flow of inpatients and outpatients, it is an ideal setting for training in many adult specialties.
Frazier Rehabilitation Institute, part of the Jewish Hospital and St. Mary's Health Care network, has been setting a standard of excellence in rehabilitative medicine since 1954. Frazier specializes in the treatment of brain and spinal cord injuries, stroke rehabilitation, movement disorders, amputations, burns, cardiopulmonary conditions and other orthopaedic and neurologic conditions.