Board-certified general surgeon expands access to surgery services in Fremont County
Fremont County, Wyo. (July 13, 2021) – SageWest Health Care is pleased to announce board-certified general surgeon Dennis Lewis, M.D. has joined its staff. Dr. Lewis is one of many physicians joining SageWest this year growing health care services close to home.
“We are pleased to welcome back Dr. Lewis to Fremont County and SageWest Health Care,” said John Ferrelli, CEO of SageWest Health Care. “High-quality surgical services are vital to our community and Dr. Lewis’ expertise and experience will be key as our hospitals strive to meet our communities’ evolving healthcare needs.”
Dr. Lewis has more than 30 years of experience with surgical care including heartburn reflux surgery, hernias, colonoscopies, trauma and critical care, bariatric surgery, cancer care surgery, and general surgery. He joins SageWest from Southwest Memorial Hospital in Cortez, Colo. Dr. Lewis is certified by the American Board of Surgery and a member of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.
Dr. Lewis completed a bariatric fellowship at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, N.Y. and completed his general surgery residency at Greenville Hospital in Greenville, S.C. He earned his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, Fla.
Dr. Lewis is seeing patients and performing surgery in both Riverton and Lander, to schedule an appointment call 857-3488.
Part of LifePoint Health who is a leading healthcare company dedicated to Making Communities Healthier®, SageWest Health Care encompasses two hospitals, which are both fully accredited by the Joint Commission. Located in Fremont County, Wyo., SageWest provides inpatient medical services, emergency room services, intensive care, surgical services, therapy services, imaging and laboratory diagnostic services, sleep lab studies, and infusion services. Visit www.SageWestHealthCare.com.