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Shepherd Center to Close Outpatient Clinics Due to Wintry Weather

Shepherd Center will close its outpatient clinics at noon Wednesday, Feb. 25, because of travel hazards expected with the winter precipitation that is forecast for metro Atlanta.

Also, the hospital's outpatient day programs will be open on a limited basis on Wednesday afternoon.

Patients who need to reschedule their outpatient clinic visits should call 404-352-2020.

Shepherd Center Apothecary will close at 4 p.m. Wednesday and tentatively reopen at 10 a.m. Thursday. For more information, you may call 404-350-7743.

As of 1 p.m. Wednesday, Shepherd Center outpatient clinics will open at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Check back here for updates.

About Shepherd Center

Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neurological conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 740 inpatients, nearly 280 day program patients and more than 7,100 outpatients each year in more than 46,000 visits.