About Piedmont Healthcare

 

Piedmont Healthcare

Founded in 1905 by two physicians, Piedmont Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system in Georgia and the parent company of eight not-for-profit renowned hospitals, the Piedmont Medical Care Corporation and Piedmont Heart Institute. Our mission is to provide healthcare marked by compassion and sustainable excellence in a progressive environment, guided by physicians, delivered by exceptional physicians, and inspired by the communities we serve. Piedmont's hospitals provided over $72.5 million in community benefits. In 2015, Piedmont serves nearly two million patients - performing over 44,000 surgeries, delivering 8,000 babies, providing 471,695 outpatient encounters, completing 235 organ transplants and handling nearly 250,000 emergency room visits.

List of Piedmont Healthcare Services

Piedmont Physicians

 

Piedmont Physicians is a multi-specialty physician group with more than 150 Primary Care physicians in over 50 offices, in addition to more than 50 specialists in over 40 office locations across greater Atlanta. Piedmont Physicians has been identified as a “Better Performer” for the 10th consecutive year by the Medical Group Management Association for superior operational service compared with similar medical group practices nationwide.

Piedmont Physicians’ proven governance and management structures give physicians input via leadership roles. Technological and operational support, including necessary equipment, is provided so that physicians can practice more profitably and efficiently, thus feeling them to do what they do best: practice medicine and provide the best possible patient care.

 

Piedmont Heart

Backed by more than a century of experience, Piedmont Heart with its team of cardiologists is an established leader in heart care and one of the premier cardiac centers in the Southeast. What sets us apart is our total approach to heart health — including prevention, diagnosis and treatment programs, as well as innovation in cardiovascular research and education provide patients the latest technologies and therapy options.

Piedmont Heart offers patients treatments and services that are comparable to the world’s leading heart centers, including comprehensive heart failure resource center that provides medical management and advanced surgical care including ventricular assist devices and heart transplant services; and innovative heart valve center; and landmark clinical trials. Building on decades of growth and success, Piedmont Heart is becoming a model for delivering world-class heart care.