In Fine Shape
Good health is a priority here. Comprehensive care includes clinics, hospitals, nursing services, home health services, nursing homes, physical therapy, chiropractic physicians and a lengthy list of physicians and surgeons. Several pharmacies and medical supply stores are located throughout the county as well.
Lawrence County offers high-quality, compassionate and easily accessible healthcare clinics. The Holzer Clinic of Lawrence County provides family practice, surgery, physical and occupational therapy and orthopedics. This clinic is conveniently located on the east end of the county on State Route 7 in the Village of Proctorville.
Family medical care is offered at the South Point King’s Daughters Family Medical Center. Also, the Tri-State Physicians Network is located in Coal Grove and is one of the newer medical group practices in the region.
Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital (OLBH) is a 214-bed facility that provides a full range of services including an urgent care center and imaging center in Ironton, Ohio. Just 12 minutes from downtown Ironton, this full-service hospital offers professional healthcare 24 hours a day, every day. The Human Motion Vitality Center at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital can provide all of the nationally-certified rehabilitation programs and an experienced staff to take you through the steps that lead to sufficient stamina to face any day’s trials. The center is the area’s only hospital-based fitness and rehabilitation facility. It features an indoor walking track, a variety of cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, warm water therapy pool, hot tub and locker room facilities.
King’s Daughters Medical Center (KDMC), an outstanding medical complex situated in Ashland, Kentucky, provides a network of facilities with four family care centers in the area. A heart center, chest pain center, wound care center and a women’s center that offers “Birth by Design” is located at King’s Daughters Medical Center, a 385-bed facility. It also offers emergency express care and several outreach centers throughout Lawrence County, including a facility in Willow Wood.
Patients can also count on available physicians at the Community Action Organization (CAO) Family Medical Centers located in Ironton, Coal Grove, South Point and Chesapeake. Also, Three Gables is a hospital providing surgical procedures. Also, the Tri-State Dialysis Center treats patients in Chesapeake.
Complete dental care for all ages, hearing centers and centers for eye care and surgery, including laser procedures are available throughout the county.
Other area hospitals also provide a range of services. St. Mary’s Hospital, a 440-bed facility, is home to the regional heart center, cancer center, neuroscience center and Joslin Diabetes Center. Cabell Huntington Hospital, a 238-bed facility, is home to the Edwards Cancer Center and regional center for women’s health that provides care for high-risk maternity, level III neonatal intensive care, pediatric intensive care and pediatric and women’s oncology.