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Run, Walk & Roll Annual Road Race

Run Walk Roll Road Race Saturday, September 24, 2016

St. James United Methodist Church
2000 East 6th St
Greenville, NC

The Rehabilitation Center at Vidant Medical Center is committed to helping adults and children whose lives have been altered by serious injury or disease. This event promotes outdoor recreation for people of all levels of physical abilities. The course will allow us to accommodate racing wheelchairs, sport chairs, or hand crank bicycles.

The net proceeds will benefit programs and services for our patients. Donations from previous races have been used to further expand our facility's specialty equipment for improving muscle strength and balance, and promoting independence in daily living. Such equipment enables us to fulfill our mission of helping people reclaim their lives.

Vidant Wound Healing Center accreditation

The hyperbaric medicine program at the Vidant Wound Healing Center was recently accredited by the Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy is a treatment consisting of exposing the entire body to increased atmospheric pressure while breathing 100 percent oxygen in sessions that last 90 minutes to two hours.

Call us at 252-847-HEAL to make an appointment.

Botox Injections

Dr. John Norbury is now accepting patients with migraines for botox injections. To schedule a referral, please contact our clinic at 252-744-6683 and ask to be scheduled in Dr. Norbury’s musculoskeletal clinic.


Dr. Jeffrey Pierce discusses acupuncture in this short video...

Beyond Malpractice: The Young Physician's Guide to Legal Medicine

Beyond Malpractice: The Young Physician's Guide to Legal MedicineOne of our department faculty, Dr. William L. Doss, III and one of our residents, Dr. Eric Rush, have published a book, Beyond Malpractice: The Young Physician’s Guide to Legal Medicine that is now available on

Perhaps you're a seasoned physician at the top of your field - or maybe you're still fighting your way out from underneath a giant pile of medical school textbooks. Either way, another hefty tome telling you how to do your job is probably the last thing you're looking forward to reading.

But today's physicians have a need for know-how that goes far beyond anatomy and physiology. The duty to "do no harm" is one that you are bound to by law - and the complex legal matters governing medical care should be part of every doctor's arsenal of knowledge.

Strokes and Stroke Prevention

Dr. Clinton Faulk was a guest on the Talk of the Town radio show on May 20, 2015 with host Henry Hinton. Dr. Faulk explains what strokes are and what you can do to help prevent strokes.