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DeKalb Medical is a not-for-profit health system consisting of three hospital campuses DeKalb Medical at North Decatur, DeKalb Medical at Downtown Decatur and DeKalb Medical at Hillandale—as well as 50 DeKalb Medical Physicians Group offices with 115 providers in DeKalb and Gwinnett counties. It’s medical staff includes more than 800 doctors in 55 specialties. In 2017, Atlanta Magazine named 83 DeKalb Medical physicians as "Top Doctors."

Founded in 1961, DeKalb Medical is an integral member of the community, offering a variety of premier services, including joint replacement, surgical weight loss, mammography, cancer treatment, heartburn solutions, a Medical Fitness Association Certified wellness center, and more. The Maternity Center is the first in Georgia to receive the international “Baby-Friendly” hospital designation. DeKalb Medical is also a certified Primary Stroke Center.

As a not-for-profit hospital system, DeKalb Medical receives no tax support from local, state or federal governments. Click here to view our Community Health Needs Assessments.

 

Facts and Figures

Beds: 628 acute care beds

Physicians: 820

Medical Specialties: 55

Employees: 3,900

Volunteers: 250

Births: 4,386

Emergency Visits: 130,106

Outpatient Visits: 560,176

Annual Admissions: 24,736

* Statistics based on the System's 2017 fiscal year end.

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