hospitals

St. Joseph Medical Center

 

For 125 years St. Joseph Medical Center has provided an ever-increasing range of services to residents in the Greater Houston area. As the first and only downtown hospital in the nation’s fourth largest city, St. Joseph was the first to become a teaching facility, provide maternity care, emergency medicine, x-ray technology and more. The recent addition of the Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at St. Joseph Medical Center a partnership with Harvard University, demonstrates St. Joseph’s commitment to develop programs that meet the needs expressed by the community.

Emergency Medicine / Trauma Center
First responder to the both the City and Port of Houston, the 28-bed Level III Emergency Department is accessible via helicopter and EMS transport

Heart Care
Comprehensive heart care, supported by board certied physicians, includes 64-slice CT imaging, cardiac catheterization, intravascular ultrasound and open heart surgery

Women’s Services
Recognized by the March of Dimes, experienced staff and medical staff manage nearly 5,000 deliveries annually, while the Level II and III neonatal nursery provides care for 14.5% of those babies who were born prematurely or have other medical complications*

The Center for Women’s Breast Care is a comprehensive center for digital imaging and diagnostic services. Maternal/Fetal Program and gynecological surgery options are among other specialty women’s programs

Center For Behavioral Health
A 104-bed inpatient facility dedicated to behavioral health care for those 18 and older

A separate 20-bed unit is dedicated to high-functioning women who are dealing with issues such as post-partum depression, menopause and executive stress

Joslin Diabetes Center Affiliate at St. Joseph Medical Center
Comprehensive diabetes and nutrition management program is designed to provide education, information and treatment for those with diabetes

Bariatric Surgery
Surgical weight loss program guides and supports compliant, obese patients through a
program that can result in significant weight loss

Blood Conservation and Management
Program provides options for those who must be hospitalized or are in need of surgery but who elect not to use blood or blood products other than their own

Advanced Wound Care Center
Comprehensive service for non-healing wounds includes hyperbaric oxygen therapy

 

St. Joseph Medical Center is a physician-owned hospital that brings world-class medical expertise and compassion to the care of every patient.