Garner has a full range of medical service providers. There are three hospitals within 25 minutes of Garner, two of which are affiliated with the medical teaching programs of UNC-Chapel Hill and Duke University. Quality care including family birth centers, cancer treatment, convalescent care, same day surgery, heart and vascular centers, and state-of-the-art emergency services departments, as well as dedicated clinics for pain management, sleep disorders and sports medicine can be readily found at one of the three facilities. Residents in Garner have taken full advantage of the Rex Wellness Center at White Oak Crossing. Rex Wellness is a comprehensive, medically supervised health and wellness center. The Center features an indoor pool and a wide array of modern fitness equipment. Individual and group fitness activities including weight training are also available.
Garner’s progressive posture supporting local families has led to an effort that now provides long-term care and/or rehabilitation facilities.