At ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital, we're dedicated to providing patients and families with a positive experience. With a combination of excellent facilities and skilled, compassionate staff, we strive every day to meet this commitment. Below, we have listed many of our major hospital services along with contact information for each. Please use this information to connect to our hospital services. If no number is listed for a service, please feel free to contact us at our main number (419-783-6955) for more information.
Cancer Care (Oncology Services)
ProMedica is committed to providing quality oncology services. From early detection and diagnosis to inpatient and outpatient services, we provide the full spectrum of cancer care services that help our patients fight the disease and live well. Using new technology and treatment options, ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital’s cancer care team provides comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care for those with cancer. The staff includes a board-certified oncologist/hematologist, oncology nurses, radiology and lab technicians, social workers and dieticians. For more information, please contact 419-783-6984.
Our patients at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital’s Coping Center receive a full range of adult inpatient psychiatric services. Each patient at the center, located within an acute care facility, is provided with a safe, therapeutic environment with private rooms and treatment options that are based on individual needs. For more information, please contact the center at 419-783-6957.
Corporate Wellness Activities
A variety of health activities are available for corporations to offer to their employees. Employee health risk appraisals combined with various screenings can help determine a baseline health status for your employees and allow us to assist you in developing a company goal toward better health. Call 419-783-6911 to discuss your company needs and obtain specifics on services and pricing.
Critical injuries require fast attention by well-trained specialists who know how to react when there’s not a moment to spare. ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital state-of-the-art intensive care unit (ICU) provides care to patients who need advanced treatment for acute and/or chronic medical problems including cardiac and respiratory disorders.
We’re always there when someone in our community needs us most. ProMedica Defiance Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Center is the area's only certified trauma center. Open 24 hours, seven days a week, Defiance Regional Hospital’s Emergency Center provides a full continuum of care for injured and ill patients. For more information, please contact 419-783-6955.
For matters of the heart, you can rely on ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital. Patients who come to Defiance Regional Hospital with chest pain can be assured that they have highly-skilled physicians and nurses, combined with state-of-the art equipment, to determine the cause of the patient’s chest pain and begin appropriate treatment. Defiance Regional Hospital has a highly trained cardiac care staff to provide a wide variety of heart-related testing and services. We are also proud to be an accredited Chest Pain Center. To further the hospital’s commitment to quality care, a comprehensive cardiac rehabilitation program is available at Defiance Regional Hospital. A team of experienced professionals will assist you in the development of an individualized cardiac rehabilitation program if you have recently experienced a cardiac event or have been identified as needing to reduce your cardiac risk factors. For more information, contact 419-783-5324 (or call 419-783-6943 for cardiac rehab).
Hospital Pricing Information
Hospital pricing and payment can be topics of concern for many patients. We at ProMedica are committed to communicating with you in advance so that you know what to expect when it comes to the cost of services. Our pricing specialist can review your insurance benefits for the services your doctor has ordered to provide you with an estimate of your final bill. We have provided the hospital pricing for the most common healthcare services at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital for your convenience. Because what you owe can vary due to your insurance and other factors, we encourage you to call our hospital pricing hotline at 419-824-9015 so we can help determine what your costs may be.
Kaitlyn’s Cottage will be a safe and nurturing country cottage getaway designed for teenagers and young adults with special needs and their families. Kaitlyn’s Cottage will provide daytime programs, and short-term and overnight respite care. The staff will also provide services for families and caretakers of young people with special needs. For more information about Kaitlyn’s Cottage, please call 419-783-6802.
Consistent, quality laboratory services mean that many health problems can be diagnosed in their early stages, when they are most treatable. Changes in blood, urine, or body cells, which can be detected by laboratory tests, can help diagnose problems in time to take preventive action. When your physician orders a lab test, you have many options for where your test will take place. You can find a complete list of our laboratory services sites, along with hours and directions. To meet the laboratory needs of patients, ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital has 24-hour laboratory services. Please call 419-783-6933 if you have any questions about lab services.
The Center for Health Services houses one of ProMedica’s OccuHealth™ branches. OccuHealth,™ our occupational health program, has worked closely with area employers to plan and coordinate health services that consistently meet company and employee needs. Call us at 419-783-6911 for more information.
At ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital, we have an orthopaedic team dedicated exclusively to diagnosing and treating illnesses, injuries and malformations of the bones, muscles and joints. From orthopaedic surgeries to physical therapy, we provide a full range of services to help you get you back to your active life. For more information, please call 419-783-6996.
ProMedica Hearing Center
You don’t have to miss a word from the people you care about most. The ProMedica Hearing Center at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital is staffed with experienced and professional audiologists, trained at the doctorate level. For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 419-784-HEAR (4327).
Radiology and imaging services are crucial to diagnosing diseases and helping your physician create a treatment plan for you. When you have imaging services done at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital, you can be confident that you are receiving services from a leader in diagnostic technology. Our services include: 32-slice computed tomography (CT) scanner, DEXA (bone density) scan, digital mammography with computer-aided detection (CAD), fluoroscopy, interventional radiology, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, PET/CT, stereotactic breast biopsy, ultrasound and X-ray. For more information or to schedule an appointment with radiology and imaging services, please contact 419-783-6931.
If you or someone you know is unable to pay for an annual mammogram, Defiance Regional Hospital provides $25 screening mammograms to uninsured women through its Discounted Mammogram Program. Funding for is provided by the Defiance Regional Hospital Foundation. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 419-783-6931.
Recovering from an injury or illness sometimes requires more than just healing. ProMedica Total Rehab staff at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital works closely with patients who are coping with or recuperating from a physical challenge or injury. Through recurrent and closely monitored therapy sessions, patients regain movement, manage their pain more effectively, rebuild their confidence and overcome physical challenges. For more information, please contact 419-783-6943.
Whether you need help for a chronic condition such as asthma or emphysema or emergency services to help your lung function, you will receive care from a respiratory care practitioner. These caring professionals provide a number of services at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital. For more information, please contact 419-783-6972.
Sleep Disorder Center
Few things can improve your outlook on life more than getting a good night’s sleep. Unfortunately, sometimes medical conditions or stress can cause difficulty sleeping. As Defiance’s only accredited sleep center, the Sleep Disorders Center at Defiance Regional Hospital is staffed by experienced pulmonologists who are board-certified in sleep medicine. Sleep studies for conditions including insomnia, obstructive sleep apnea, and narcolepsy are among the many services provided at the Sleep Disorders Center. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact 419-783-6912.
The decision to quit smoking is an important one. Through our Freedom from Smoking classes, which are offered throughout the year, we can help you kick the habit for good. For more information, please call 419-783-6972.
Each year, physicians perform more than 15,000 surgeries at 2,500 surgeries annually in ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital. From the simplest general surgery to minimally invasive robotic surgery, our facilities and staff operate as a team to keep things running smoothly. From heart catheterizations to joint replacement procedures, our hospital is proud to provide state-of-the-art surgical suites and a highly experienced staff.
At ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital, we know that every second counts. Our trauma team is prepared to respond to the most unexpected life-threatening events. As the only Level III Trauma Center in ProMedica's west region, Defiance Regional Hospital is a designated resource for trauma care for patients of all ages, providing 24-hour in-house coverage by board-certified emergency physicians and trauma surgeons, and fast availability of specialists. For more information, please contact 419-783-6955.
Are you suffering from a medical condition – such as a sprain, an earache or sore throats – that just can’t wait? ProMedica UrgentCare is there for your non-emergent, after-hour medical needs. UrgentCare is open 365 days a year. UrgentCare hours are 3-10 p.m. on weekdays and 1-10 p.m. on weekends and holidays.
Our talented physicians at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital are trained to diagnose and treat a wide array of problems of the urinary system, including: bladder cancer, general urology, incontinence, kidney cancer, kidney stones, prostate cancer, urinary control problems, urinary tract disease and infections, and vasectomy. For more information, please contact 419-783-6955.
Managing your weight can have a positive affect on all aspects of your life. The Scale Down program offers two different options to best fit participants' lifestyles and goals. The program offers weekly classes, with a strong emphasis on physical activity and long-term lifestyle changes, directed by health educators to achieve moderate weight loss using meal replacements. The at-home program uses the same moderate weight-loss diet with brief weekly visits by a health educator for increased accountability.
The Scale Down program of ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital uses Health Management Resources™ (HMR), a national health care company specializing in professional programs for weight and health management. In 2006, the Scale Down program received the HMR Gold Standard Certificate of Achievement distinguishing it from hundreds of similar clinics nationwide for the fifth straight year. The Gold Standard award represents the top 5% of programs nationally.
For more information on the Scale Down program, call 419-783-6911.
Committed to helping women live their healthiest lives possible, the Women’s Center at Defiance Regional Hospital offers a full range of preventative diagnostic services, childbirth and childbirth education services. With more than 600 babies born each year, our highly trained nursing staff and board-certified physicians are also honored to help women on their exciting and sometimes demanding journey into motherhood through our childbirth and childbirth education services. You can contact the Women’s Center by calling 419-783-6976.
Our experienced staff is specially trained to treat wounds that don’t heal properly. We can help you treat these wounds and get back to your normal routine. Wound care services are available through the general surgeons at ProMedica Defiance Regional Hospital. A vascular surgeon from Toledo Vascular Institute also visits Defiance Regional Hospital to provide specialty wound care service. For more information, please contact 419-783-6955.