Health Services Within the Area



Appalachian Community Health Services

Location: 30 Herrold Avenue, Athens

Contact: Kim Giffin

Phone: 740-594-8226

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Appalachian Community’s home care aides are certified, bonded, and thoroughly trained to provide the dependable, high-quality services and support you need to continue living at home. Services offered include homemaking services, personal care services, and an emergency response system.

For more information contact Health Services Coordinator Kim Giffin at 740- 594-8226, extension 327 or 800-837-1112.


Appalachian Community Hospice

Location: 30 Herrold Ave, Athens

Phone: 740-594-8226

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Hospice is a special way of caring for people with a life-limiting illness when a cure is no longer possible. Working with a team of health care professionals, hospice clients and their caregivers design a plan of care focused on promoting comfort and peace of mind during the last stage of life’s journey.

For more information about Appalachian Community Hospice or obtaining a referral, call 740-594-8226 or 800-837-111.


Appalachian Community Visiting Nurse Association

Location: 30 Herrold Avenue, Athens

Contact: Terri McKinley

Phone: 740-594-8226

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For most of us, the best place to recover from an accident, illness, or surgery is at home. The experienced, caring team of professionals at Appalachian Community Visiting Nurse Association provide coordinated care to aid your path to the speediest and most complete recovery possible.

For more information call 740-594-8226 or 800-837-1112.


Athens Cancer Center

Location: Castrop Center, 75 Hospital Dr., Suite 170

Phone: 740-566-4600

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Athens Cancer Center is your source for state-of-the-art radiation oncology. Athens Cancer Center offers a comprehensive approach to cancer treatment with unsurpassed superior service. Athens Cancer Center was the first practice to provide radiation oncology to the Athens, Ohio area and they have been doing so for over 36 years. Lead by two Radiation Oncologists, Athens Cancer Center offers innovative radiation treatment for a variety of cancer types. Feel confident that when you visit Athens Cancer Center, our professional staff will utilize the latest technical advances to ensure that you receive the most effective care possible. Our cancer care specialists are committed to providing you with timely and complete personalized care integrated with maximum comfort, encouragement, and compassion.

Athens Eyecare Professionals

Location: 199 Columbus Rd.

Phone: 740-593-3191

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Athens Eyecare Professionals offers comprehensive eye exams, diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases, contact lens fittings, vision shaping therapy, low vision evaluation, laser surgery co-management, and Infantsee.

Monday – Wednesday 9 AM – 5:30 PM
Thursday 9 AM – 7 PM
Friday 9 AM – 5:30 PM (closed 12 -1)

Office phone: 740-593-3191
Emergency phone: 740-593-3191


Athens Medical Associates Urology

Location: 75 Hospital Drive, Suite 240, Athens

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Phone: 740-566-4630

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Athens Urologic Care

Location: 265 West Union St.

Phone: 740-594-4241


Athens Wellness Cooperative

Location: 94 Columbus Road, Building A Athens, OH

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The Athens Wellness Cooperative offers services which provide wellness for the entire body, not just one part.People often find that a combination of different treatments can offer them relief from symptoms much better than just one alone.At the Athens Wellness Coop, we strive to treat you as a whole person and not a sum of body parts.Come and experience a new model for healing!

Athens Wellness Coop offers Swedish relaxation massage, deep tissue massage, hot stone massage, and reiki.


Cornwell Center for Cardiovascular and Diabetes Care

Location: 65 Hospital Dr., Athens

Phone: 740-566-4890

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The Cornwell Center for Cardiovascular and Diabetes Care brings together a progressive alliance of healthcare professionals who provide a comprehensive array of services related to cardiovascular disease and diabetes mellitus. State-of-the-art diagnostic testing, treatment, rehabilitation, patient education, and clinical research, as well as professional training programs, are available at this contemporary regional center serving southeastern Ohio.


Doctors Hospital Nelsonville

Location: 1950 Mount Saint Mary Drive, Nelsonville

Phone: 740-753-7300

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Doctors Hospital Nelsonville is a member of the OhioHealth not-for-profit, faith-based family of hospitals providing healthcare services to residents of Nelsonville, Ohio, and the surrounding counties.

Services include:

  • a wide range of outpatient diagnostic and therapeutic services
  • inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services
  • an on-site specialty medicine clinic supporting local community healthcare needs
  • access to care within the OhioHealth system