Eisenhower Army Medical Center

Eisenhower is the military medical center for the southeastern United States. The 300-bed facility also is the specialized treatment center for the Defense Department's Region 3 TRICARE. The Southeast Regional Medical Command, a headquarters facility for the southeastern United States, is part of Fort Gordon's medical complex.

The medical center is a teaching facility for residents in both surgical and primary care specialties, with emphasis on research and state-of-the-art specialty care.


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Report touts hospitals' impact

A recent report by Georgia's largest hospital trade association shows the industry pumped more than $43.6 billion into the state's economy in 2014.
By Damon Cline | Thursday, March 31, 2016

Meditation calms PTSD for veterans

Researchers at Eisenhower Army Medical Center and Augusta University recently published a study that showed that those suffering from PTSD did better on managing symptoms and medication use while ...
By Tom Corwin | Friday, Jan. 15, 2016

AU teaches ultrasound to Army docs

When Maj. Scott Grogan was deployed in Afghanistan, the nearest forward aid station had ultrasound imaging equipment. “But nobody was trained to use it,” he said.
By Tom Corwin | Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016

Suit alleges malpractice at fort hospital

According to the lawsuit, Robin Wrice was a long-time patient at Eisenhower.
Monday, Dec. 7, 2015

Commander installed for Eisenhower hospital

Army Col. Michael A. Weber was installed as commander of Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center at Fort Gordon on Wednesday.
By Meg Mirshak | Wednesday, July 22, 2015

VA-military partnership adds Columbia hospitals

A regional partnership started in 2013 by three military and veterans hospitals in the Augusta area is expanding into South Carolina to form the largest partnership between the U.S. departments of ...
By Wesley Brown | Saturday, July 11, 2015

Quick actions at fort hospital saves a life, valuable meds

Two soldiers were honored this month for acting quickly to save a patient's life and $1.1 million in medical supplies when equipment shut down during a power outage inside the hospital's pharmacies.
By Wesley Brown | Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Fort Gordon Warrior Transition Battalion closing

Fort Gordon's Warrior Transition Battalion, the second-largest in the Army, is one of 10 military medical units nationwide that will be closed by August 2016, as the number of sick and injured ...
By Wesley Brown | Friday, April 17, 2015

Fort Gordon bus route begins service

Augusta's newest bus route began service Monday, rolling down Wrightsboro Road and Gordon Highway to create a connection to Fort Gordon.
By Meg Mirshak | Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

Fort Gordon hospital recognized

Eisenhower Army Medical Center celebrated a national study this week that found the Fort Gordon hospital has consistently ranked among the best in the country for lower-than-expected surgical ...
By Wesley Brown | Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014

State-of-the-art catheterization lab unveiled on Fort Gordon

The newly renovated lab at Eisenhower Army Medical Center will enhance the cardiologist's ability to diagnose and treat advanced cardiovascular disease and provide comprehensive and up to date ...
By Wesley Brown | Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Military hospitals have tighter scheduling than VA

In the Department of Defense, policy that sets the maximum amount of time in which hospitals and clinics must provide a patient with an appointment has led to more flexibility and positive ...
By Wesley Brown | Sunday, June 29, 2014

Added parking considered for Fort Gordon hospital

Proposals are under review at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center to add 10 handicapped parking spots, and between 150 and 200 regular spaces at the Fort Gordon hospital.
By Wesley Brown | Friday, April 4, 2014

School screenings on pace for higher participation

Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center is on pace this year to exceed the number of children it examined in 2012 at its annual school screening program, which will run again Saturday and ...
By Wesley Brown | Friday, Aug 2, 2013

Hospital partnership aims to improve military care

Three central Georgia hospitals, including two in Augusta, are pooling resources to form a regional cooperative that will provide veterans and active-duty military personnel with improved access ...
By Wesley Brown | Monday, July 29, 2013

Furloughs could affect 1,500 Eisenhower employees

The furloughs would last for 22 weeks, taking away a day of work each week for all of the hospital's 1,500 civilian employees. Details are still being worked out.
By Steve Crawford | Friday, March 8, 2013

Cooling helps some burns

Cooling down a burn can help prevent further damage by tamping down the inflammatory response that is helping to drive the damage, according to a new study from Augusta researchers.
Friday, Dec. 7, 2012

Private sector will lead to brain discovery

Researchers and clinicians told they need to work faster and work together to help wounded soldiers.
Monday, Oct. 29, 2012

Army teaches soldiers to cope with pain

A new approach to pain management at Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center is setting the tone for the rest of the Army.
By Kyle Martin | Monday, Oct. 22, 2012

Soldier at Eisenhower given Purple Heart

Army Spc. Jared Bland received the Purple Heart Friday for injuries he sustained during a suicide bombing in Afghanistan on June 20.
By Kyle Martin | Friday, Aug 17, 2012
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