Doctors Hospital

Doctors Hospital is a 350-bed full-service facility and home to the nationally acclaimed Joseph M. Still Burn Center. Located in west Augusta, Doctors Hospital offers a variety of medical services, including a 24-hour emergency department, day surgery services, outpatient diagnostic and therapeutic services, physical and occupational therapy, cardiopulmonary services, radiology and nuclear medicine. Services extend beyond the traditional inpatient setting.

Additional facilities operated by Doctors Hospital include a Breast Diagnostic Center for breast cancer testing and West Augusta Radiation Oncology Center, both providing therapeutic treatment for cancer patients. Doctors Hospital Surgery Center in Evans offers day-surgery services to the growing Columbia County area.

DOCTORS HOSPITAL: 3651 Wheeler Road, Augusta, (706) 651-3232.

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Georgia Regents' hospital plan chosen

Georgia Regents Medical Center won a lengthy and hardfought battle over two other Augusta hospitals to build the first hospital in Columbia County, the Georgia Department of Community Health ...
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014

Doctors, Trinity again Top Performers

For the third year in a row, Trinity was named Top Performer by the hospital accrediting body The Joint Commission, while Doctors earned the honor for the fourth consecutive year, something only ...
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014

Patient screened for Ebola at Doctors Hospital

A person who recently returned from Ghana in the last 24 hours was screened for Ebola Wednesday evening at Doctors Hospital.
By Doug Stutsman | Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014

Doctors, University get top mark for safety

Doctors and University both earned an "A" grade from Leapfrog, which rated 2,520 hospitals nationwide in its Fall 2014 Safety Score Report for Hospitals.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

Columbia County affirms backing for hospital proposals

Columbia County Administrator Scott Johnson transmitted renewed letters of support to officials at the three Augusta hospitals vying to build Columbia County's first hospital.
By Steve Crawford | Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014

Bids for Columbia County hospital criticized

The "opposition meeting" was a chance for competitors to voice concerns that are also reflected in lengthy, written documents on file at the Georgia Department of Community Health.
By Walter Jones and Tom Corwin | Monday, Sept. 29, 2014

Columbia County hospital ruling requires adjustments

The state says a proposed Columbia County hospital can be built only if the county ponies up 20 percent, which means the county must make a new commitment that could cost it more than $30 million.
By Tom Corwin | Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014

Each hospital touts site, finds fault with opposing plans

Doctors Hospital of Augusta, Georgia Regents Medical Center and University Hospital have all submitted requests for a Certificate of Need to build a 100-bed hospital in Columbia County, the ...
By Tom Corwin | Saturday, July 5, 2014

Don't get burned by holiday bonfire

Besides fireworks, bonfires can also be a source of summer burns, particularly if there is drinking and carelessness around the fire, said Dr. Fred Mullins, the medical director of the Joseph M. ...
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, July 2, 2014

New trauma designation challenged

A push by Doctors Hos­pital to be designated a trauma center could end up costing patients an automatic $9,900 once they step through the door of Doctors, officials said.
By Tom Corwin | Saturday, June 28, 2014

Helping out heathly habits

As part of National Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Month, Doctors Hospital held a farmers market in their cafeteria.
By Michael Holahan | Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Doctors Hospital files to build in Evans

Doctors Hos­pital of Augusta filed Monday to build a hospital in the county, the third Augusta hospital to do so.
By Tom Corwin | Monday, June 16, 2014

Boy recovering after snake bite

A 5-year-old boy had to receive medical treatment after being bitten by a copperhead snake Monday.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Doctors Hospital files to build

Doctors Hospital of Augusta filed its letter of intent Friday to seek a certificate of need to build a hospital in Columbia County, the state's largest county without one.
By Tom Corwin | Friday, May 16, 2014

Mother's Day happy for mom who survived cancer

The biggest worry for Stacy Gross when she was going into breast cancer treatment last year is now her biggest joy: her daughter, Mickaia.
By Tom Corwin | Saturday, May 10, 2014

Hospital gets 'A' for safety

If Augusta's hospitals were in school, University Hospital would be at the top of the class in safety, according to one group's rankings.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Commission punts on hospital bid

In a meeting Tuesday night, the commission voted to approve all three Augusta hospitals to pursue the needed state permission to build the county's first hospital.
By Tom Corwin | Tuesday, March 18, 2014

County's hospital pick will be fought

The Columbia County Commission is poised to choose a partner to build the county's first hospital. The providers foresee a legal battle after Tuesday's decision. 
By Tom Corwin | Monday, March 17, 2014

County might pick hospital partner soon

At least one loophole Columbia County hopes to exploit to get state permission has been used by two other Geor­gia hospitals for expansion.
By Tom Corwin | Friday, Feb. 28, 2014

Session to review hospital bids

The Columbia County Commission will hold a work session at 9 a.m. Friday to review proposals from Doctors Hospital, Georgia Regents Health System and University Hospital to build the first ...
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

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