Cape Fear Medical Care
Cape Fear Medical Care
Many people re-locate to Brunswick County for the natural beauty of the ocean and small town charm. Yet they are also enticed by the safety of the area. With over fifty urgent care facilities in the area as well as an acute care hospital, the medical services address the needs of Brunswick County's constantly growing population with ease. The many urgent care services and health centers specialize in a variety of treatments, from basic treatment centers and therapeutic massage centers to mental health centers and dermatologists. Whatever the need, there is a center to go to for treatment.
Home Helpers provides in-house aid for whatever period of time you need to older adults, people recuperating from injury or illness, persons needing continuing care due to life long challenges and families needing short-term assistance as a result of pregnancy. They were chosen as the number one in Senior Care by Entrepreneur Magazine in 2006 for their drive to meet the needs of everyone in the community. Also for their diversified services from personalized care, companionship, assistance with meals, light housekeeping and even transportation and errand services to name some. It's no wonder why they hold many awards for their work.
There are also centers specializing in children's needs with constantly sanitized play areas to help keep little minds off of their ailment. The doctors and nurses are trained to work with children and usually keep a toy chest or prize drawer for kids to pick from after their visit. There are also many veterinarians and animal hospitals in the area for your smallest family members. Whether it's a routine checkup or emergency needs such as surgery, there are many great facilities in Brunswick County.
Serving Brunswick County since 1977, Brunswick Community Hospital is located in Supply, the center of the county off of US HWY 17. Accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO), the hospital offers a wide range of healthcare services. The hospital has a board-certified 24-hour emergency center, a maternity ward, radiology cent, full service laboratory and blood bank as well as a cardiopulmonary emergency center, intensive and critical care units as well as physical therapy. With a medical staff of nearly 100 specialist and physicians as well as 300 employees and 75 volunteers, they efficiently run their full range of medical services.
The widespread medical services include general/family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics/gynecology, ophthalmology, pain management, urology, pediatrics, geriatrics, otolaryngology, gastroenterology, neurology, orthopedics, podiatry, allergy medicine, physical therapy and cardiac rehabilitation. There are also different programs to service the community needs, such as H2U, an outreach program for individuals 50 years or older. The program offers a vast range of educational, social and travel needs as well as health and wellness opportunities. A free physician referral service is also provided as well. Recently renovated to expand the ER, surgical department and imaging department as well as include new equipment. They are constantly working to improve their services and facility to accommodate the growth spurt.
Brunswick Community Hospital
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Cape Fear Hospital
Dosher Memorial Hospital
Seacoast Medical Center
Brunswick Urgent Care
Coastal Immediate Care Center
IntraMed Family Practice & Urgent Care
North Brunswick Family Practice
Oak Island Medical Center
Dr. Gary Ross Express Care
Seaside Medical Center
Shallotte Urgent Care
Southeastern Healthcare, Chiropractic and Medical
Southport Urgent Care