Community Hospital 


The DeKalb Regional Medical Center has 134 licensed beds and is served by 37 active and 39 courtesy physicians. It is located at 200 Medical Center Drive Fort Payne, Alabama. The hospital offers inpatient and outpatient care, a primary stroke center, a chest pain center, labor and delivery, imaging, behavioral health, home health, rehabilitation, a sleep center, and ER services.

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  1. Behavioral Health (Geriatric Psychiatry) 
  2. Cardiovascular Services
    • Board Certified Cardiologists
    • Diagnostic and Interventional Invasive Cardiovascular Services
    • Diagnostic Non-Invasive Cardiovascular Services
  3. Cardiopulmonary/Respiratory (Pulmonary Function Laboratory)
  4. Emergency Department (24/7 Emergency Services)
  5. GI/Endoscopy Services
  6. Critical Care
  7. Imaging Services
    • Bone Densitometry
    • CT Scanner
    • Digital Mammography
    • MRI
    • Nuclear Medicine
    • Pre-Pay Service
    • Ultrasound
  8. Labor & Delivery, Nursery
  9. Laboratory
  10. Physical Theroapy (Inpatient/Outpatient)
  11. Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU)
  12. Sleep Center
  13. Surgery (Inpatient/Outpatient)
    • General Surgery
    • Gynecology
    • Ear/Nose/Throat
    • Orthopedic
    • Urology 
  14. Woman and Children Services
  15. Wound Care Center (Including Hyperbaric Treatment)
  16. Neurological Care (Stroke Care, Diagnostics)

Regional Hospitals

Gadsden Regional Medical Center – Gadsden

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Located less than one hour from DeKalb County, Gadsden Regional Medical Center is a 346-bed facility. The medical center provides general medical and surgical services.

Riverview Regional Medical Center - Gadsden

Located less than one hour from DeKalb County, Riverview Regional Medical Center is a 281-bed facility. They offer many medical services including the Robotic Surgery Center, Sleep Medicane Center, and the Heart Care Center. 

CHI Memorial Hospital - Chattanooga

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CHI Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, TN is located approximately one hour from DeKalb County. The hospital has a regional heart center, cancer institute and orthopedic center, and has been recognized by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and Southern Review Corporation (named as a Bariatric Center of Excellence).

Erlanger Hospital / T.C. Thompson Children’s Hospital - Chattanooga

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Erlanger Hospital is located approximately one hour from DeKalb County in Chattanooga, TN. The hospital is affiliated with the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. T.C. Children’s Hospital, part of the Erlanger Hospital System, offers advanced medical services for children. These services include a state level three neonatal intensive care unit.

Chattanooga VA Outpatient Clinic - Chattanooga

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The Chattanooga Outpatient Clinic provides primary care, mental health, pharmacy, dental and audiology services to veterans located throughout the region. Additionally, there is a VA Medical Center located in Birmingham and a community-based Outpatient Clinic in Gadsden.

Huntsville Hospital – Huntsville

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Located approximately 70 miles from Fort Payne, Huntsville Hospital has 881 licensed acute care beds. The hospital has women's and children's centers and provides training for medical students from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).

Crestwood Medical Center - Huntsville

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Crestwood Medical Center is located in downtown Huntsville, AL approximately 74 miles from Fort Payne. The medical center has 120 total beds and 465 physicians, with 50 different specialties.

UAB Hospital – Birmingham

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UAB Hospital in Birmingham is consistently ranked among "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News and World Report. The hospital is a teaching and research hospital and is a 1,046 bed facility.

Children's of Alabama Hospital - Birmingham

Children's of Alabama Hospital is the third largest pediatric medical center in the U.S. It is the only medical center in Alabama dedicated solely to the care and treatment of children. It is a private, not-for-profit medical center that serves as the primary site of the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) pediatric medicine, surgery, psychiatry, research and residency programs.  Also, the Regional Poison Control Center at the Children's of Alabama has been serving the region since 1958. You can call their 24/7 hotline 1-800-222-1222  for poison advice for all ages. 


2414 Airport Road West Fort Payne, AL. 35968-3316 | P.O. Box 680941 Fort Payne, AL 35968

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