Sandy Springs Medical Facilities
One of the most important factors for people who are considering relocating to a new community is the proximity of high quality medical care. With 114 hospitals and 1,133 doctor’s offices located within a distance of 30 miles, the City of Sandy Springs is centered inside the largest concentration of major health care facilities in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area. Sandy Springs is located close to a children’s hospital that specializes in pediatric surgery, and there are also 89 health care facilities in the local area specializing in medical care for the elderly.
Sandy Springs is located close to three major hospitals
- Northside Hospital, 1000 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, (404) 851-8000: With more than 18,000 babies born each year in its maternity ward, Northside Hospital is ranked number one in America for number of babies delivered. More surgeries are performed at Northside than at any other hospital in Georgia including state of the art robotic surgeries, laparoscopic surgeries, prostatectomies, hysterectomies and pyeloplasties. Northside Hospital’s surgeons perform over 35,000 surgical operations annually in the hospital’s specialized operating room suites.
- St. Joseph's Hospital, 5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, N.E. Atlanta, (404) 851-7001: The campus at St. Joseph’s contains the main 410-bed acute care hospital, the Cancer Center, the Heart and Vascular Institute, the Stella Maris Outpatient Center, and four medical office buildings. St. Joseph’s Heart and Vascular Institute is renowned as one of the few centers in the world that offers minimally invasive, robotic cardiac surgery and an integrated, holistic approach to treating cardiovascular disease.
- Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, 5455 Meridian Marks Rd NE, Atlanta, (404) 250-5437: Consistently recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of America’s best children’s hospitals, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta provides approximately 500,000 patients each year with advanced pediatric health care, specialized medical procedures, age-appropriate play therapy, and psychosocial support programs. The Atlanta Business Chronicle rated Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta as the number one healthcare organization in the Atlanta Metropolitan Area.