Two physician brothers, James Beebe, Sr., MD and Richard C. Beebe, MD, founded Beebe Medical Center in 1916. Beebe Medical Center is a not for profit community hospital. Specialized service lines include Cardiovascular, Oncology, Orthopaedics and Women’s Health.
To serve the needs of our community, Beebe Medical Center operates Lab Express, Diagnostic Imaging and Physical Therapy outpatient services in Lewes, Milton, Millville, Millsboro, Georgetown, Long Neck and Rehoboth. Beebe Medical Center services also include: Wound Care and Diabetes Management, a sleep disorders center, the Gull House adult activities center, home health agency, an integrative health department, school-based wellness centers, and the only hospital based nursing school in the state, Beebe School of Nursing.
Beebe’s medical staff consists of over 200 physicians and practitioners representing 40 specialties. In 2007, Beebe Medical Center started their open-heart surgery program in affiliation with Christiana Care Health Systems. Residents and visitors to Sussex County no longer have to travel long distances for quality medical treatment.
Beebe’s newly expanded Emergency Department in Lewes is a Level III Trauma Center and from Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day Weekend the Beebe Emergency Center on Route 26 in Millville provides services to visitors and residents.
The Community Health department provides cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, osteoporosis and other free screenings throughout the area. Support programs include an Alzheimer’s and their caregivers, diabetes education and as the Mended Heart program for Cardiac patients.
For further information call 302-645-3300 or visit Beebe’s website at www.beebemed.org.
Beebe Medical Center
424 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE 19958