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Our Health Care Services

Penrose-St. Francis Health Services range of clinical specialties provides the expertise you need to manage your health and wellness. Our leading-edge teams deliver remarkable care, high-quality outcomes and unparalleled patient satisfaction among a wide variety of medical specialties, services and programs to help you get well and stay well.

  • Emergency & Trauma Care

    Emergency Rooms

    Penrose-St. Francis Health Services provides emergency and trauma care at two locations in Colorado Springs: Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center.

    Pediatric ER at St. Francis Medical Center

    We know children have very specific health needs and are best served with care specifically designed for them. Our Pediatric ER treats over 12,000 children annually, so our team of specially-trained medical providers has the experience to care for your child’s emergency.

    Penrose Hospital Level II Trauma Center

    Penrose Hospital offers a four-room Level II Trauma Center provides comprehensive trauma services around-the-clock for individuals that require immediate treatment for complex, life-threatening emergencies.

    St. Francis Medical Center Level III Trauma Center

    The Level III Trauma Center at St. Francis Medical Center is the home base for the Flight For Life® Colorado air-ambulance helicopter service and the maternal/child transport team. Last year, our trauma team treated more than 600 trauma patients.

  • Cancer Care

    Cancer Center

    To get the very best cancer care, you don't have to travel very far. Strengthened by the Centura Health network, Colorado and Kansas' largest system of hospitals working together to treat more cancer patients, the Penrose Cancer Center brings world-class cancer technology and physicians right to southern Colorado's residents.

    Genetic Counseling

    The Penrose Hereditary Cancer Service provides genetic counselors. These cancer genetic counselors specialize in educating individuals about inherited cancer risks. The genetic counselors at Penrose Hereditary Cancer Service are experts at family history assessment.  Personalized risks are estimated for each patient seen in our service, based on their medical and family histories. 

    Southern Colorado Breast Care Specialists

    Penrose Pavilion  
    2312 N. Nevada Ave. Suite 235  
    Colorado Springs, CO  80907 

  • Stroke Care

    Primary Stroke Center

    The Stroke Program at Penrose-St. Francis Health Services uses a multi-disciplinary approach that provides stroke treatment according to nationally accepted standards and recommendations.

  • Family Medicine & Urgent Care

    Primary Care

    Our practices strive to provide a medical home for our patients - a home where health care providers know their patients and treat them with the respect and care of a loved one.

    Pediatrics NorthCare

    Centura Health Physician Group Pediatrics NorthCare is committed to delivering expert, personalized, pediatric care and guidance to families as their children grow from birth through young adulthood. 

    Urgent Care

    For minor illnesses and injuries we have urgent care facilities close to you offering extended and weekend hours when you or your family needs care.

  • Women's Health

    There are conditions that exist only in women, such as pregnancy and menopause; conditions that occur more frequently in women, such as breast cancer and thyroid disease; and conditions that are biologically different in women, such as cardiac disease and osteoporosis.Penrose-St. Francis Health Services recognizes the need for outstanding women's health care.

    Birth Center

    When moms need extra courage, babies need extra care, dads need extra reassurance and families need extra understanding, the Birth Center at St. Francis Medical Center delivers.

    Breast Care Center

    Making sure women of all ages are educated about proper breast care is our number one priority. At the Penrose Pavilion, located on the Penrose Hospital campus, we have a number of services to take care of your breast health needs. Rest assured, we will be with you every step of the way in case you have any questions for us during your time at our breast health center in Colorado Springs.

  • Other Medical Services

    Behavioral Health

    Behavioral Health Programs at Penrose-St. Francis Health Services include drug and alcohol treatment programs, neuropsychological testing, dementia assessment, and outpatient counseling for children and adults of all ages.

    Critical Care Unit (CIU)

    The new state-of-the-art Critical Care Unit is now housed on the 2nd Floor of the E Tower at Penrose Hospital. The Critical Care Unit offers the best of recent technology and design to enhance and advance the care of our patients.

    Gastroenterology

    This area specializes in diseases of the digestive tract (esophagus, stomach, liver, pancreas and small and large intestine or colon). Gastroenterologists, physicians with advanced training in digestive diseases, examine patients using endoscopes.

    Imaging & Radiology

    We offer comprehensive state-of-the-art outpatient and inpatient imaging services. Our team of dedicated technologists, nurses and radiologists are committed to providing the highest quality care with compassion and commitment.

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    Robotic Surgery

    State-of-the-art procedures and technology allow our surgical team to serve southern Colorado with the most modern care.

    Sleep Disorder Services

    The Penrose-St. Francis Sleep Disorders Center helps hundreds of people each year identify, manage and treat sleep disorders including sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy, and restless leg syndrome.

    Surgical Services

    With all of the technological offerings of Penrose-St. Francis Perioperative (Surgical) Services, the greatest asset is the team of professionals who strive to meet the needs of the patients we serve. On a daily basis, Perioperative Services' nursing, clerical, and support staff demonstrate their commitment to patient care of the highest caliber. 

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    Wound Care

    The Penrose-St. Francis Wound Care Clinic provides multidisciplinary diagnosis, treatment, education and support to foster wound healing for thousands of patients each year.

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  • Health Learning Center

    The Penrose-St. Francis Health Learning Center in Colorado Springs provides education, counseling, and medical services to help prevent and treat chronic diseases and health issues in patients of all ages. We take a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach to care by combining medical nutrition therapy, anticoagulation monitoring, diabetes care, and foot care in one convenient location. 

    Our experienced staff is passionate about offering personalized care and education tailored to each patient. We listen, educate, and provide compassionate medical services. We also collaborate with your physician to provide a continuum of care that will help you live life to the fullest. 

    Physician Referrals: We work closely with referring physicians to provide education and treatment for patients of all ages. A physician referral is required to ensure comprehensive services. 

    Insurance: The Health Learning Center accepts most major insurances, but we recommend confirming your coverage with your insurance provider before your first appointment.   

    Anticoagulation Clinic

    Our certified anticoagulation specialists help patients monitor and manage their warfarin (Coumadin®) regimen to prevent complications and hospitalizations. Our clinic offers testing with immediate results, dosage adjustments and education.

    Diabetes Care Clinic

    Individual counseling and group classes to help people with pre-diabetes and diabetes manage their blood sugar levels to reduce and prevent complications. Our certified diabetes educators work with your physician to develop a customized approach that includes diet, exercise and medication management that you can use to optimize your health. We work with all ages from children to seniors as well as women with gestational diabetes.

     

     

    Medical Nutrition Therapy

    Our registered dietitians provide Medical Nutrition Therapy to patients whose health has been impacted by injury, illness, or other condition. We also offer also offer group educational classes on sports nutrition, meal planning and preparation, portion distortion, nutritional supplements, and more. 

    The Foot Clinic

    The Foot Clinic provides proper care and treatment for a range of foot issues, from ingrown toenails to calluses. Our foot care nurse specialist teaches proper foot hygiene, how to reduce foot issues caused by diseases like diabetes, and how to select proper footwear. Treatments such as nail trimming, and corn and callus removal, also are offered.

  • Rehabilitation & Physical Therapy Services

    Our rehabilitation services include inpatient and outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapy to help you reintegrate into home, work and community settings. Our highly trained and skilled licensed therapists can help individuals recover or improve strength due to illness, injury or disability.

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