Shepherd Spinal Center

Shepherd Spinal Center is a catastrophic care hospital that has been serving the residents of Atlanta since 1975. The medical facility specializes in treating people with spinal cord injuries, acquired brain injuries, multiple sclerosis and other neuromuscular illnesses and urological problems. Shepherd Spinal Center is in fact the largest hospital of its type in United States.

Shepherd Spinal Center is accredited by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). The U.S. News & World Report has named SSC as one of the country's best rehabilitation hospitals for 2005.

Shepherd Spinal Center accepts both Medicare and Medicaid patients.

Address: 2020 Peachtree Road NW , Atlanta
State: Georgia
Phone: 404-352-2020
County: Fulton and De Kalb
Number of Beds: 100
Total Staff : 0

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Articles about this hospital

Shepherd Center purchases adjacent high rise hotel
Date: 2005-09-09
Property to be converted into housing for family members of Shepherd Center patients.

Shepherd Center Named One of the Nationís top rehabilitation hospitals by U.S. News & World Report
Date: 2005-07-08
For the sixth year in a row.

ProCord trial for complete Spinal Cord Injury now live at Shepherd Center
Date: 2005-05-25
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Clinicians disappointed in CMS failure to respond to public comments
Date: 2005-05-08
Leaders of the Clinician Task Force expressed dissatisfaction.

Shepherd Center is participating with ProNeuron in the ProCord Clinical Trial
Date: 2005-03-08
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