Pontiac Nursing Home and Skilled Nursing Facility

The Pavilion at Canterbury On The Lake is a Medicare- and Medicaid-certified health center where residents enjoy unparalleled personalized care. Our compassionate services include long-term skilled nursing as well as short-term rehabilitation services.

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Compassionate Long-Term Skilled Nursing

The Pavilion provides long-term skilled nursing care for residents who require an advanced level of 24-hour care. Our medical team takes the time to get to know each resident, building deep friendships based on trust and respect. We take pride in providing highly customized care for each resident, focusing on their preferences and lifestyles.

Short-Term Skilled Nursing Rehabilitation

Our short-term rehabilitation services are provided in a warm, comfortable, home-like environment to promote maximum healing and recovery. Our medical team works with each resident individually to customize a care plan that will help them return to normal life as efficiently as possible.

Our Approach to Wellness

Here at The Pavilion, we are dedicated to a holistic approach to your overall health and well-being. Our programs include a fully-staffed healthcare team and our philosophy for care is based on the 8 Dimensions of Wellness. Our comprehensive wellness program includes resources that address all aspects of one’s physical and mental well-being. Our premier services, amenities, and activities all work cohesively to achieve this.

Our Healthcare Team

The skilled staff at The Pavilion includes a variety of physicians, specialists, nurses, therapists, and other medical professionals. Our residents have access to medical assistance at all times to ensure full care and attention to their needs. All medical teams and services are managed by our on-site medical director and healthcare administrator.

  • Attending physicians
  • Registered dietician and nutritionist
  • Geriatric-specialist physicians
  • Nurse practitioners (NP)
  • Registered nurses (RN)
  • Licensed therapists (LT)
  • Licensed practical nurses (LPN)
  • Certified nursing assistants (CNA)
  • Licensed social worker (LSW)

Our various rehabilitative programs address orthopedic, stroke, and cardiac recovery through physical, occupational, and speech therapies. Regular health services include:

  • Vitals checks
  • Podiatry appointments
  • Wellness seminars
  • Medication ordering and delivery
  • Transportation to medical appointments

Residential & Personal Services

Our personal and residential services include everything needed for residents to live a stress-free lifestyle including:

  • Assistance with ADLs (bathing, dressing, grooming)
  • Assistance to meals, activities, and activities
  • Emergency call system
  • Transportation available
  • Comprehensive maintenance
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Personal laundry and linen service
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In addition to chef-prepared meals and volunteer opportunities, there are extensive options for life-enriching activities. Our beautifully landscaped grounds include:

  • Walking paths
  • Tranquility pond & waterfall
  • Gardens
  • Lakeside pavilion
  • Covered patio
  • Summer house
  • Gift shop
  • Library
  • Fitness & wellness center open 24/7
  • Full-service beauty salon & barber shop
  • St. Luke’s Chapel


The Pavilion provides events and opportunities to help keep everyone’s calendars full. From classes and clubs to block parties and outings, there is something for everyone. Regularly scheduled trips to the farmer’s market, metro parks, and healing gardens are just one way we encourage residents to be involved and active. We offer an array of activities to help residents continue learning and get the emotional and spiritual support they seek.

Staying Active

  • Scheduled instructor-led exercise classes
  • Swim therapy
  • Independent wellness programs

Classes, Clubs & Forums

  • Book clubs
  • Computer & social media classes
  • Creative writing classes
  • History forums
  • Poetry corner

Group Support

  • Discussion groups
  • Hospice services
  • Respite services
  • Social services
  • Support groups

Spiritual Growth

  • Bible study
  • Catholic Mass
  • Holy Eucharist
  • Memorial services
  • Worship services

Compassionate Senior Living in Pontiac, MI

No matter what might bring you to the skilled nursing services at The Pavilion, you will receive unparalleled health care in our senior care communities. From long-term care to short-term rehabilitation, you will be cared for like family.

When looking for skilled nursing in senior living communities, entrust Canterbury On The Lake to meet and exceed all your needs.