DEKALB MEDICAL HAPPENINGS

Dr. Harjee Scholarship

DeKalb Medical Accepting Applications for Dr. Gulshan S. Harjee Scholarship

High school seniors interested in pursuing a career in the healthcare field are invited to apply for the Dr. Gulshan S. Harjee Scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to students who embody her passion and dedication to caring for others, despite facing challenges similar to the ones Dr. Harjee has overcome. Click here for more information.
Sunblock

Lower Your Risk For Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Fortunately, there are strategies to reduce your chances of getting skin cancer in the first place and it is highly treatable when detected early. Click here to read more. 
Dr. Nimesh Shah

Donor Spotlight: Nimesh Shah, MD

Nimesh Shah, MD, may be just beginning his career as a surgeon at DeKalb Medical, but he’s already making a difference in a significant way. Dr. Shah joined the DeKalb Medical Physicians Group in June 2016. The Chattanooga, Tenn., native quickly began giving to the hospital at the Founders’ Circle level. Click here to read more.
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.
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.

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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Orthopedics

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