WakeMed operates a 24/7 emergency department at 400 U.S. 70 in Garner. There are five hospitals (WakeMed-Raleigh, WakeMed-Cary, UNC Rex Healthcare, Johnston UNC Healthcare and Duke Raleigh Hospital) within 25 minutes of Garner, three 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 and heart and vascular centers - as well as dedicated clinics for pain managment, sleep disorder and sports medicine - can be readily found at one of the three facilities.
There are also four urgent care centers in Garner: Med Mart Primary & Urgent Care, NextCare Urgent Care, Fast Med Urgent Care and Uncommon Care Urgent & Primary Care.
Residents in Garner can also take full advantage of the Rex Wellness Center at White Oak Crossing (1400 Timber Drive East).