With the second highest number of medical specialists per capita in Georgia, Troup County is home to regional in-patient and outpatient facilities. Cutting edge technology, first-class patient care and results that are second to none are the driving forces behind local healthcare services.
Available services span the spectrum of Healthcare Services and include wellness programs, state-of-the-art cancer care, dialysis service and innovative cardiac care. The spectrum of healthcare services available in LaGrange-Troup County rivals any metropolitan city in the country. A strong regional hospital anchors a health system with specialties that include: a comprehensive cardiac care center, a state-of-the-art cancer clinic and a dialysis center. First-class assisted living, nursing homes and hospice facilities serve many West Georgia residents. Our community is known for physicians spanning a large range of specialties, with a long tradition of quality care.
Emory Clark-Holder Clinic is West Georgia’s largest multi-specialty group practice, serving the residents of West Georgia and East Alabama for more than 80 years. In July 2008, the physicians of Clark-Holder Clinic joined Emory Healthcare as part of the Emory Specialty Associates division. This partnership has enhanced the clinic’s ability to provide medical care to the area and attract new physicians to the community. Emory Healthcare has been at the forefront of medicine since 1905 putting cutting-edge interventional research and technology into lifesaving action. With both organizations having long histories of providing outstanding medical care to the people they serve, this partnership enhances the healthcare services available to the people of this region.
Genesis Physicians is an independent physician association founded and owned by its physician members. Since its inception in 1990, the organization has grown to 40 medical practices. Their concept allows member medical practices to remain independent while the Genesis organization provides services in the areas of administrative, marketing and managed care contracting. Recent studies show that independent physicians provide value-based healthcare. The goal is to make physician members more available and accessible to patients.
Keeping or restoring the human musculoskeletal system to its best possible condition is what Hughston Clinic is all about. The doctors who make up this unique practice have devoted their lives to the study of orthopaedics and the treatment of musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital conditions. In fact, few institutions anywhere in the world have assembled and sustained this level of talent in orthopaedic medicine.
Founded in 1949, Hughston Clinic has sought to provide the most advanced orthopaedic services available to men, women and children of all ages and all walks of life.
West Georgia Health, a federally designated Rural Referral Center, offers a fully accredited 276-bed hospital facility, a 92-bed independent and assisted living facility, and 16-bed Hospice. In addition to the hospital, West Georgia Health provides comprehensive care to the community through several affiliate organizations, including skilled and intermediate nursing facilities, home care services, independent and assisted living community, occupational medicine clinic, women’s health center, wound care clinic and comprehensive cancer treatment.