Your gateway to better health just got better

Published 12:00 am Thursday, July 19, 2012

CONCORD – This spring, Carolinas Medical Center-NorthEast celebrated the opening of its new Gateway Medical Office Building in Concord. With services ranging from orthopedics to heart healthy cooking classes, this new facility is dedicated to improving the quality of life of the community by focusing on overall health and wellness. In addition to an Urgent Care and the offices of Piedmont Orthopedic Specialists, Gateway is home to a state-of-the-art health and fitness facility that offers customized medical fitness programs, nutrition classes, cardiac and pulmonary rehabilitation, as well as programs designed for chronic disease management. As a one-stop location for total wellness, there is also an occupational medicine practice, a Heart Success Clinic and a comprehensive rehabilitation clinic with an aquatic therapy pool, balance programs, speech and hearing services and a range of physical and occupational therapy options.

Piedmont Orthopedic Specialists
Suite 204
Arthroscopic Knee & Shoulder Surgery 
Joint Reconstruction 
Fracture Care 
Foot & Ankle Surgery 
Sports Medicine 
On-Site Physical Therapy

Carolinas HealthCare Urgent Care – Cabarrus 
Suite 202
Treat sore throats, ear aches, bronchitis, colds, flu and upset stomach
Treat lacerations, burns, strains and sprains
Perform physicals for sports and work
Provide assistance in selecting a primary care physician
Occupational Medicine
Suite 201
Drug & Alcohol Testing
Worker’s Compensation Injury Treatment
All injuries and illnesses
Case management
Independent Medical Evaluations
Blood borne pathogen exposure
Strength and Physical Abilities Testing
Pre-employment physicals
Functional capacity evaluations
OSHA required testing
Executive Medical Examinations

Heart Success Clinic
Decrease Readmission Rates for patients with Heart Failure
Transition from the Hospital setting to the Primary Care Physician

Multidisciplinary Team:
Mid-Level Provider
Social Worker/Case Manager
Cardiac Rehabilitation Support Group
Ongoing patient education
Medication Management
Assist in navigating community resources

Health and Fitness Institute
Suite 102
Cardiac Rehabilitation Program
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program
Clinical Exercise Programs
Health & Fitness Institute Membership
Chronic Disease Management
Health Education Classes
Clinical Research
QuitSmart Smoking Cessation Program

NorthEast Rehabilitation 
Suite 101
Physical Therapy
Occupational Therapy
Speech Pathology

We treat a wide variety of conditions with a broad spectrum of interventions/programs including:
Orthopedic rehab (including hand therapy)
Neurological rehab (including stroke)
Swallowing therapy
Hearing testing/hearing aids
Aquatic therapy
Balance program/falls prevention