Health Care

For generations, Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital has been a vital part of Dowagiac.   From state-of-the-art emergency care to one-on-one rehabilitation services, and leading-edge diagnostics and imaging, patients can find what they need right here at home.

Borgess Lee Hospital
Hometown Healing With a Modern Approach

Comprehensive care is provided by exceptionally-skilled and caring medical professionals in an advanced healing environment. The hospital’s renovated and expanded emergency department, which opened in 2009, features 11 new patient rooms, a dedicated trauma room, a new ambulance entrance with a covered patient transfer area, along with state-of-the-art equipment and technology.

The hospital offers many specialty clinics including: cardiology, oncology and orthopaedics, as well as audiology, ophthalmology, podiatry, sleep and vascular medicine.

Borgess-Lee Memorial is part of Borgess Health, a healthcare system recognized nationally for its innovative medicine.  It is also part of Ascension Health, the largest Catholic non-profit healthcare organization in the country.

Conveniently located across the street from the hospital, Borgess Lee Medical Group provides pediatric, family practice and internal medicine care, as well as outpatient surgery services within the 9,000-square-foot Donald Lyons Health Center that opened in 2007.  Borgess Lee Medical Group also has offices on High Street in Dowagiac and in Cassopolis.
Faster Care, Guaranteed

To provide faster care and even better service, Borgess-Lee developed 30-minute and 15-minute guarantees. At Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital’s Emergency Room, an ER doctor will see patients in 30 minutes ~  guaranteed. Borgess Lee Medical Group’s Adult and Pediatric Walk-In Clinics also guarantee service in just 15 minutes.

For more information on Borgess-Lee Memorial Hospital, a member business of the Greater Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce, call 269.782.8681 or visit