Derek Jackson

Wellness Coach To Speak About His Own Healthcare Experience Managing Diabetes

Derek Jackson spoke at a well-attended Lunch and Learn in the Wellness Center last fall. If you missed that opportunity to hear Derek’s inspirational story, join us Wednesday, January 24 at 12 p.m. for tips on achieving your best health despite your medical challenges. Click here for more information.
Coppage Scholarship Recipients

Dr. W. Mark Coppage Scholarships Awarded To Nursing Students

To continue its commitment to the future of healthcare, the DeKalb Medical Foundation recently awarded $11,500 to four nursing students through the Dr. W. Mark Coppage Scholarship Fund. Click here to read more. 
2017 Aux Wishlist Recipients

Auxiliary Awards Over $28,000 to Various Departments

Each year, the funds raised from the Auxiliary Specialty Sales help support the Wish List, a program where the hospital’s departments can apply for funding for additional items for their areas. This year, more than $28,000 was awarded. Click here for more information.
Treehouse Gang

Tree House Gang Offers Support for Kids of
Cancer Patients

During the holidays, Tree House Gang kids design greeting cards to raise funds and create awareness for the group.  Each card is uniquely illustrated by the members and proceeds go towards outings and educational activities. Click here for more information.


DeKalb Medical Celebrates Completion of North Decatur Emergency Department Renovations

The renovation process of the Emergency Department on DeKalb Medical’s North Decatur campus is complete. The ambitious renovation will expedite patient traffic, reduce wait times and create a more modern environment of care. Click here for more information. 

Avoid Those Extra Holiday Pounds This Year

Tips from our Registered Dietitian, Leslie Tranter will teach you how to gain control over your eating habits and learn how to eat mindfully. For a delicious recipe and to learn more, click here.
Dr. Armand

Donor Spotlight: Mike Armand, MD Provides Valuable Support to NICU and Foundation

As a neonatologist, Mike Armand, MD often comes into his patients’ lives when their family least expects it. Though it can sometimes be a sad job, he said it is also a very rewarding one, especially seeing fragile babies become well and go home. Click here to read the full story.
Dr. Zaman Onboarding

DeKalb Medical Welcomes New Providers

The DeKalb Medical Physicians Group Welcomes New Providers. Specialties include interventional spine, family medicine, family nurse practitioner, general orthopedic surgeon and two certified physician assistants. For more information, click here.
Mother Baby

DeKalb Medical Offers Nitrous Oxide for Women in Labor

Women in labor at DeKalb Medical now have a new option to manage pain. Nitrous oxide has been proven advantageous for pain relief during labor. Click here for more information.
23rd annual Charles B. Eberhart Memorial Golf Classic

Golf Tournament Raises Record Amount 

The 23rd annual Charles B. Eberhart Memorial Golf Classic raised a record $210,000 in corporate sponsorships to support much-needed renovations to DeKalb Medical’s surgical suites. Click here for more information.
Congressman Visit

Congressman Hank Johnson Visits DeKalb Medical

DeKalb Medical received special recognition from Congressman Hank Johnson for providing life-saving early detection services to the community through its Lung Cancer Alliance National Screening Center of Excellence Program. Click here to read the full story.
Pardon Our Progress DM

Emergency Department Renovations

We appreciate your patience while we renovate our Emergency Department. Services are ongoing, but entrances and access points for drop-offs and pick-ups have temporarily been changed from July 18 to October 6, 2017. Click here to read more.
2017 Top Docs

Atlanta Magazine: Top Doctors 2017

DeKalb Medical congratulates its physicians who were named “Top Doctors” in the July issue of Atlanta magazine. The list includes 94 physicians who are members of the medical staff at DeKalb Medical. Click here to read the full story.

our services

At DeKalb Medical, our goal is to be a true health and wellness partner to the members of our community. Our physicians and staff are committed to walking with each patient throughout their healthcare journey. Whether it’s a serious medical procedure, on-going treatment or the pursuit of wellness, we pride ourselves on providing high quality healthcare through our three campuses – North Decatur, Hillandale and Downtown Decatur – and our physician practices. We offer a wide range of specialties and services, including cancer care, heartburn solutions, maternity services, orthopedics and weight loss surgery. For more than 50 years we have steadfastly worked to earn our patients’ trust through an uncompromising commitment to quality which continues today.


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