Cherokee Medical Center


Cherokee Medical Center is your community healthcare provider; a 60-bed facility providing the residents of Cherokee County and the surrounding counties with essential health care and hospital services.  We believe in the power of people to create great care.  We’re more than 150 healthcare professionals strong.  We are a Joint Commission accredited facility offering inpatient and outpatient procedures, as well as surgical, emergency and medical to include detox care.  We are in the top 10% of hospitals nationwide for Outstanding Patient Experience.  We work hard every day to be a place of healing, caring and connection for patients and families in the community we call home.


Joint Commission Accredited

In top 10% of hospitals nationwide for Outstanding Patient Experience

Area Attractions

Centre is 1.5 hours from Birmingham and approximately 2 hours from Chattanooga.   This is the home of beautiful Weiss Lake.  We offer:  Camping, Water Rafting, Skiing, Fishing, Swimming, Hiking, Rock Climbing, Bouldering.  There are 120+ local churches located here.  Points of interest include:  Cherokee County Historical Museum, Cherokee Rock Village, Little River Canyon and Weiss Lake.  Several schools are available:  Including 5 County Schools, Cherokee County Career & Tech Center, Gadsden Technical School, Gadsden State Community College (Cherokee campus) and Jacksonville State University.