Southwest General Hospital


Southwest General Hospital has provided high-quality healthcare for residents of southwest San Antonio for over 30 years and continues to be the only healthcare facility in this section of the city. Southwest General is a 327-bed facility staffed by experienced healthcare professionals. The hospital is committed to providing high-quality health services and an excellent patient experience. Southwest General has earned numerous distinctions for quality, including a 5-star rating from HealthGrades for maternity care six years in a row.

Emergency Medicine
26-bed emergency department providing care for major emergencies and a fast-track clinic for minor cases

Heart Care
Heart program with cardiac catheterization and cardiovascular surgery

Cancer Care
Offering radiation oncology and brachytherapy

Women’s Health
The BirthPlace is recognized by HealthGrades as being among the top 10% in the nation for maternity care services. It has also received several 5-star ratings and the maternity excellence award from HealthGrades. The BirthPlace includes labor and delivery, post partum care and a level III neonatal intensive care unit.

Diagnostic Imaging
Advanced imaging technology includes CT scan, MRI, nuclear medicine, mammography and ultrasound

Rehabilitation Services
Inpatient rehabilitation unit and outpatient services including physical, occupational and
speech therapies

Psychiatric Services
Inpatient units for adult and geriatric patients and partial hospitalization services

Bridges Center for Surgical Weight Loss
An American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence with surgical weight services including LapBand, Gastric Bypass and the Stomaphx procedures

Diabetes Care
Comprehensive diabetes program with a certificate of distinction and a Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for the management of inpatient diabetes care

Wound Care
Nationally accredited by the Underseas and Hyperbaric Medical Society with comprehensive wound care options and hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Surgical Services
Robotic, heart and joint replacement surgery


Southwest General Hospital is a physician-owned hospital that brings world-class medical expertise and compassion to the care of every patient.