Northside Hospital

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Northside Hospital
Geography
Location Sandy Springs, Georgia, United States
Links
Website http://www.northside.com
Lists Hospitals in the United States

Northside Hospital is a large not-for-profit hospital in Sandy Springs, Georgia, USA, just north of Atlanta. It is one of the largest employers in metro Atlanta, employing 7,100 people.[1] Northside also operates Northside Hospital Forsyth in Cumming and Northside Hospital Cherokee (R. T. Jones Memorial Hospital) in Canton, both in the northern exurbs.

Location[edit]

Northside Hospital's main campus is located at 1000 Johnson Ferry Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30342. It is near the Medical Center MARTA station, which also serves St. Joseph's Hospital and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite.

Ranking[edit]

It was ranked first in the nation among community hospitals in the number of babies delivered, with 27,418 deliveries in 2010.[2] In 2008 it was ranked in the top 5% of U.S. hospitals for robotic surgery.[3] In February 2012, Dr. Iqbal Garcha performed Georgia's first single-incision robotic surgery at Northside.[4] In the same month it announced a $30 million renovation.[5]

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