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We provide some of the most complex care in the country by treating patients' overall well-being instead of just illnesses and symptoms. Our multi-disciplinary teams — from specialists to generalists, physicians to support staff — are continually working to improve access, communication, and coordination of treatment so that patients and caregivers receive a better, more human experience.

These efforts are helping patients see multiple doctors without being subjected to redundant lab testing and diagnostics. They're improving electronic medical records to open up channels of communication, catching problems earlier and preventing unnecessary office visits. And they're creating a new standard for care, where the focus is on health instead of disease.

Emory Medicine Magazine Care that Makes a Difference

Our physicians, research faculty, and support staff are constantly working toward more integrated care that treats the whole person.

For each of these Emory patients, a life-saving cardiac intervention happened just in time because they had a whole team of doctors working in concert to find a solution.

Grady and Children's doctors discovered a mass blocking a baby's airway while she was still in the womb. They decided to perform a complex surgery during which her mother would be her life support.

Emory doctors' healing therapy uses patients' own stem cells to help their bodies fight osteoporosis.

Serving the many cultural and ethnic groups in the Atlanta Metro area helps us tailor our practices, facilities, and training programs to meet the future needs of patient populations everywhere.

Emory School of Medicine is a key part of Atlanta's health care hub, which enables us to tackle global health issues while also serving patients right here at home.

This team creates accurate visual teaching materials using the latest digital technology, including iPad apps, 3-D animations, iBooks, and web resources to innovate patient care.

Our physician faculty provide life-saving treatment and expert clinical training across a broad range of patient care settings.

Reimagining Medicine Clinical and Translational Research Centers

Our translational centers bring researchers and clinicians together, where they can focus on getting the latest discoveries out of the lab and into the hands of practicing physicians. These are epicenters of medical innovation that open up opportunities for unprecedented exchange. New insights, therapies, and technologies make a direct impact on patients' lives, and the real-world experiences of the clinic inform future treatments and cures.