Focused on providing the care you need close to home, our health system
is known for a unique combination of leading-edge healthcare provided
by a compassionate team of more than 1,900 caregivers. Catawba Valley
Medical Center, our 258-bed Hickory hospital meets the needs of patients
living in and beyond Catawba, Alexander, Burke, Caldwell and Lincoln counties
nestled in the foothills of Western North Carolina.
Whether you need an urgent heart procedure, advanced cancer treatment,
or an annual physical, we’re ready to take excellent care of you
and your loved ones in the most appropriate setting. Our health system
allows for easier and more efficient communication between local physicians,
medical specialists, and the hospital. Catawba Valley Medical Group (CVMG)
consists of more than 60 providers at 15 primary care practices, 2 employer-based
health clinics, and 4 specialty care practices—Catawba Valley Cardiology,
Catawba Valley Pulmonology, Catawba Valley Vascular Surgery and Catawba
Valley Urgent Care - Piedmont.