Claxton Hepburn Medical Center
We are proud to offer physicians the opportunity to practice in an environment of exceptional quality-based care. Claxton-Hepburn has provided care to our community for over 130 years. Our 115-bed facility includes 67 acute-care beds, a 28-bed acute-care mental health center, a 10-bed intensive care unit and a 10-bed obstetrics unit. The main campus includes the main hospital, the Richard E. Winter Cancer Center and the Dr. Ravinder N. Agarwal Renal Center. Services located off-site include the Rev. Thomas T. Patterson Wound Healing Center, aquatic therapy and seven primary care health centers.
Our medical staff provides excellent care and consists of the following specialties: internal medicine, nephrology, gastroenterology, critical care, medical oncology, radiation oncology, family practice, general surgery, retinal and pediatric ophthalmology, urology, orthopedics, obstetrics and gynecology, pain management, pediatrics, anesthesiology, pathology, oral surgery, interventional radiology, and emergency medicine. In today’s challenging healthcare environment, Claxton-Hepburn remains dedicated to high quality healthcare. The last decade has seen significant growth with the recruitment of additional physicians in existing and new specialties, the constant upgrade of equipment and the addition of many new services at the Medical Center.
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center realizes that quality of life embodies a balance of both career and recreation. Located in St. Lawrence County, the largest county in New York state, we offer abundant outdoor activities as well as cultural opportunities. The picturesque St. Lawrence River serves as the international border between us and neighboring Canada. We are within a short driving distance to metropolitan centers like Ottawa and Montreal as well as the Adirondack Mountains. A weekend could easily include an elegant dinner in Ottawa and skiing Whiteface Mountain in Lake Placid. Daily flights with Cape Air to Boston and Albany are available at the Ogdensburg International Airport, as well as nonstop service to Orlando Sanford International Airport and to St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport via Allegiant Air.