ARTICLES ON HEALTH
At Stone County Hospital, we are committed to providing quality healthcare services to our neighbors. Our team treats each patient as an individual and will take every step necessary to provide each person with an experience customized to fit their needs and their situation. The Stone County team of healthcare professionals is highly trained and have the experience needed to get each person on a path to their optimal health. In order to provide you with high-quality care in Wiggins, Mississippi, we offer services that include: emergency services, clinic, podiatry, physical therapy, surgery, wound care, specialty services and more. Keep reading below for an in-depth dive into some of the services we offer.
Quality care right here at home means that our emergency department is a level IV Trauma Center that provides critical, stabilizing care and treats serious conditions right here in Stone County. Our emergency room is open 24/7, 365 days per year. Therefore, our team is always available to help you during your unexpected medical emergencies. Patients who visit the emergency room may be experiencing symptoms like:
- Chest pain
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Injuries from a fall
- Allergic reactions
- Severe burns
- Uncontrolled bleeding
- Bone fractures or sprains
- Low or high blood sugar
- Signs of stroke
- Flu and other respiratory issues
To contact our emergency room, call 601-928-6628. If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911.
Due to our experience and education, we are able to offer patients specialty services in a multitude of areas. One specialty example includes bone and joint care. We have an orthopedic team that is devoted to diagnosing and treating injuries or musculoskeletal disorders and diseases. Another example of a specialty offered at Stone County Hospital is cardiology. They are able to treat complex conditions like peripheral vascular disease and are also able to diagnose and treat issues like coronary artery disease. To view more of the specialties we offer, click here.
Therapy and Rehabilitation
If you have experienced an injury or illness, the team at Stone County Hospital is able to get back to your normal day-to-day life. We offer an onsite facility that has physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy treatments. Our team of certified therapists is extremely dedicated to getting you on the path to recovery.
Dealing with foot pain is definitely a pain. Our board-certified podiatrist is trained to deal with a vast array of problems that include wounds to tendonitis. No matter what issues you are having, you can rely on our team to explain to you the treatment that is available for you and to conduct surgery if needed.
Stone County Hospital & Family Medical Center is a critical access hospital that proudly serves the patient population in Wiggins, Picayune, Lumberton and Lucedale. We hope to be your number one choice for acute care, family care, trauma care, emergency care and much more. We are located at 1434 E. Central Avenue, Wiggins, MS 39577. Please call us at 601-928-6600 to schedule an appointment.