Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and bordered by the historic James River, Lynchburg and its surrounding counties boast a thriving business climate, top ranking public school systems, a wealth of recreational opportunities, dozens of arts and entertainment opportunities and affordable cost of living.
Central Virginia offers a seemingly endless array of outdoor activities - from extensive networks of hiking, biking and skiing trails to golf, boating, kayaking, fishing, swimming, cycling, hang gliding, horseback riding, rock climbing and more.With its rich history, natural beauty and southern hospitality, the central Virginia region is an ideal place for you and your family to live!
Centra is a not-for-profit regional health care system based in Lynchburg servicing central and southside Virginia with three hospitals and more than 6,100 health care professionals.As the largest health system in the region, Centra provides a full spectrum of medical services.
Established in 1912, Centra Lynchburg General Hospital is home to the Centra Stroobants Heart Center, offering cardiac catheterizations and open-heart surgery, as well as cardiac diagnostic and rehabilitation services. Lynchburg General is a Level II Trauma Center, and specializes in emergency and critical care services, neurology and neurosurgery, orthopaedics, same day surgery, diabetes/renal services and pulmonary care.