Pottstown Hospital

As a comprehensive acute care facility, Pottstown Hospital provides a variety of high-quality inpatient and outpatient services from medical to surgical, diagnostic and emergency care — with the second busiest emergency room in Montgomery County.

Designated as a Primary Stroke Center accredited by The Joint Commission, Pottstown Hospital has been recognized for quality outcomes and clinical expertise. And as one of a select group of hospitals in the nation to receive the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer Accreditation with Commendation/Outstanding Achievement Award for 15 years in a row — you can have peace of mind knowing our dedicated, expert team is always there for you, when and where you need us most.

For more information, visit pottstown.towerhealth.org.

Our Key Services

Bariatrics

QUICK FACTS

  • Fellowship-trained surgeons with expertise in bariatrics and advanced laparoscopic surgeries
  • Minimally invasive weight loss surgery options including gastric sleeve and gastric bypass
  • Patient Navigators guide and assist
  • Private consultations with Bariatric Surgery Program Coordinator
  • Registered dietitians provide pre- and post-op nutritional counseling sessions and monitor dietary plans for successful weight loss
  • Support groups available

RECOGNITIONS & ACCREDITATIONS

  • Joint Commission Accredited (2017)

Cancer Care

QUICK FACTS

  • Cancer Risk Assessment Program to help educate individuals about risk factors associated with breast, ovarian and colon cancer
  • Clinical research, clinical trials, integrative care and radiation oncology all available
  • Genetics counseling and genetic testing options available
  • Board certified physicians
  • Patient Navigators guide and assist
  • Multidisciplinary treatment of cancer
  • Support and survivorship groups
  • Social services offered
  • Affiliations with major medical centers

RECOGNITIONS & ACCREDITATIONS

  • American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer: Accreditation with Commendation/Outstanding Achievement Award for 5 Consecutive Cycles (15 Years in a Row)

Emergency Department

QUICK FACTS

  • Telestroke and Teleburn capabilities ensuring patients from any location have access to advanced treatments
  • Board certified emergency medicine physicians
  • Fast-track program for patients with minor injuries improves treatment times
  • Conveniently accessible from Route 422

RECOGNITIONS & ACCREDITATIONS

  • Joint Commission Accredited Primary Stroke Center (2012)
  • American College of Cardiology Accreditation Services – Heart Failure (2017) and Chest Pain (2015)
  • American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Get with the Guidelines Stroke Plus Quality Achievement Award

Obstetrics & Gynecology

QUICK FACTS

  • Labor and delivery rooms equipped with state-of-the-art technology to meet and exceed individual needs
  • Comprehensive breast imaging services at Women’s Imaging Suite
  • Baby care and mother-to-be classes available
  • Lactation consultants and support groups available

RECOGNITIONS & ACCREDITATIONS

  • Healthgrades Five-Star Quality Rating: C-Section Delivery and Vaginal Delivery (2017)
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Blue Distinction® Center for Quality Care of Mother/Newborns (2017)

Orthopedics

QUICK FACTS

  • Center for Orthopedics and Spine specializes in wide range of injuries and disorders, from traumatic and sports-related conditions to chronic and debilitating joint pain
  • Minimally invasive surgical options
  • Expert team of board certified physicians
  • Personalized rehabilitation plans provided by physical and occupational therapists
  • Private rooms available
  • Dining on call

RECOGNITIONS & ACCREDITATIONS

  • Joint Commission Accredited in Hip and Knee Replacement (2015)