At Southwestern Medical Center, our passion and purpose is serving Lawton/Ft. Sill and the surrounding areas with the highest quality medical care possible. The health of our community is our top priority and we stay current with emerging medical research and studies to ensure innovative care for all illnesses and injuries. In addition to promoting health, we guarantee our patients a professional, personalized and productive experience by maintaining top safety and quality standards throughout our facility.
Examples of our success in maintaining national standards include being:
- The first Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center in Southwest Oklahoma
- The first to receive the Joint Commission Accreditation of Commendation in Lawton
- The first to receive a three-year accommodation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
- The first to receive Advanced Certification for Total Hip & Total Knee Replacement from The Joint Commission
The members of our hospital leadership team work diligently to honor our mission, goals and aspirations for this community.
Chief Executive Officer
Elizabeth Jones, BSN, MBA
Chief Financial Officer
Wayne Colson, CPA
RN, BS, MBA, NEA-BC
Board of Trustees
The hospital’s Board of Trustees consists of community leaders and physicians who oversee the implementation of forward thinking practices to improve hospital performance.
Shawn Anderson, DPh
Padmashree Velury, MD
Chief of Staff
Chukwukadibia Odunukwe, MD
Vice Chief of Staff
Kersey Winfree, MD
Jaroslaw Paszkowiak, MD
Geetha Kandimala, MD
Albert Johnson, Jr.