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Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta CEO Donna Hyland, left, joined former hospital patient Jackson Huff, Jay Cunningham and his mother Jan and Allison and Dan Singleton to officially cut the ribbon on the new Children’s at Town Center Outpatient Care Center, located inside The Cunningham Family Building Tuesday afternoon. The Singletons have the lobby named after them. Staff-Kelly J. Huff

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta cut the ribbon on its new, 48,000-square-foot outpatient care center in Kennesaw on Tuesday, adding a variety of specialists and services to its medical campus on Big Shanty Road.

The new building — named for the Cunningham family after Jay Cunningham, owner of Superior Plumbing, donated $1 million for its construction — will offer an expanded sports medicine gym, outpatient rehabilitation and specialists in allergies, ear, nose and throat conditions, general surgery, endocrinology, orthopaedics and more.

The facility will open its doors to patients on Feb. 6, according to a news release.

“Children’s has been a proud part of the Cobb County community for more than 20 years, said Donna Hyland, president and CEO of Children’s. “Our goal is to continue to find new ways to provide access to the care that every child in Cobb County deserves. With this expansion, the Town Center campus will be a one-stop shop for many of the community’s specialized pediatric healthcare needs.”

Urgent care, radiology, scoliosis screening and an outpatient laboratory will remain in Children’s existing Town Center building nearby. This facility is currently be renovated and will be complete by this summer, the release states.

Children’s treated 35,000 children who live in Cobb in 2017, according to the release. The organization has five locations in Cobb.

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