North Fulton residents have the advantage of world-class healthcare close to home. Patients drive from all over the Southeast to receive care from North Fulton's excellent hospitals and physicians. Six major hospitals, offering a wide variety of medical specialties and hundreds of highly skilled physicians, serve the citizens of greater North Fulton. In addition, through urgent care centers, modern healthcare is available on an emergency basis as well as through routine preventive care appointments.
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, one of the leading pediatric healthcare systems in the country, is a not-for-profit organization that benefits from the generous philanthropic and volunteer support of the community. Children's Healthcare of Atlanta enhances the lives of children in North Fulton through excellence in patient care, research and education.
Emory Johns Creek Hospital
Emory Johns Creek Hospital is a 110-bed, all private room hospital with a comprehensive range of services, from 24/7 Emergency, Women's Services, Orthopaedics, Oncology to Cardiology. With more than 500 physicians, comprised of Emory and community physicians representing more than 37 specialties. EJCH is equipped with state-of-the-art technology to meet the healthcare needs of our growing community. Emory Johns Creek Hospital boasts a Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, and is a designated Center of Excellence in Bariatric Surgery. The hospital opened in February 2007, in the heart of Johns Creek.
Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital
Saint Joseph's Hospital, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1880, is Atlanta's oldest hospital and is recognized today as one of the top, acute care specialty referral hospitals in the Southeast. As a leader in cardiac, neurologic, vascular, gastrointestinal, respiratory, orthopaedic, and cancer care, among others, the 360-bed hospital offers patients the latest procedures and treatments by providing its medical staff of more than 750 physicians with research services and the most advanced technology available.
Northside Hospital is a 444-bed, not-for-profit community hospital caring for more than 433,000 patients annually. Northside provides a wide-range of services and participates in all major health plans, covering employer groups throughout the state of Georgia. Renowned for its expertise in women's services, Northside ranks first in the nation among community hospitals in the number of babies delivered. More surgeries are performed at Northside than at any other hospital in Georgia; more cases of breast and gynecological cancer are diagnosed and treated than at any other Georgia hospital; and more cases of prostate cancer are treated than at any other U.S. hospital.
WellStar North Fulton Hospital
WellStar North Fulton Hospital has been serving the medical and healthcare needs of North Georgia residents for more than 20 years. This 167 bed acute-care regional hospital, has a medical staff of more than 450 physicians, 1,000 healthcare professionals and 250 volunteers. As a state-designated Level II Trauma Center, North Fulton Hospital's emergency department is staffed with board-certified and board-eligible emergency physicians, nurses and technicians. The ER treats approximately 3,000 emergency cases each month.