Jackson Hospital’s history is integral to the history of medicine in Central Alabama. The hospital’s origin dates back to 1894 when Watkins Infirmary received its first patients at the hospital’s present location.

On September 16, 1946, Jackson Hospital opened with 37 patient beds and five attending physicians.

Today, licensed for 344 beds, Jackson Hospital is a community not-for-profit hospital serving Montgomery and the Alabama River Region. Its comprehensive healthcare services include cardiac, cancer, neurosciences, orthopedics and women’s and children’s care, along with 24-hour emergency services. It ranks among the largest hospitals in Alabama and is widely recognized for providing excellence in care.

Even with its leading-edge technology and facilities, Jackson Hospital remains true to its mission of providing superior personal healthcare in a safe, compassionate environment.


1725 Pine Street
Montgomery, AL 36106

Hospital: (334) 293-8000

The Jackson Surgery Center is located adjacent to Jackson Hospital. The 20,000 sq. ft. facility is equipped with six state-of-the-art operating rooms and four endoscopy suites, ample waiting room, spacious preoperative and recovery rooms.

The Jackson Surgery Center is fully staffed by Jackson Hospital physicians and nurses, with surgical services being offered from 6am to 6pm Monday through Friday.

The new facility is designed to enhance surgery capacity and efficiency for patients receiving outpatient procedures and will improve quality and convenience for patients and families.


1725 Park Place
Montgomery, AL 36106

Office: (334) 293-8484