Doctors Hospital is certified as a Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission, a recognition considered to be the gold standard for stroke patient care.
Their specially trained stroke team and emergency department personnel are ready 24 hours a day to quickly respond to stroke emergencies and begin treatment. The hospital has a dedicated stroke unit and also provides inpatient stroke rehab services.
Hospital Information: Doctors Hospital of Laredo is a 180-bed facility, which is committed to Service Excellence. There are 188 physicians on the medical staff with the hospital, 80 of who are on active staff. Our nursing staff draws upon years of clinical experience and is also associated with several area nursing programs. The hospital is a Level III trauma center and has over 18,000 emergency department visits each year. Centers of emphasis include: Cancer, Cardiology, Emergency Medicine, Surgery, Women's Health and Dialysis.
Community Information: Laredo is a city of over 230,000 people located on the south Texas border, about 150 miles southwest of San Antonio. The 10th most populous city in Texas as well as the largest inland port in the country, Laredo boasts a vibrant local economy. You will enjoy mild winters and warm summers, as well as golf courses, state parks and other recreational activities. Laredo offers a strong residential market, two public school districts in addition to private and charter schools, and a robust business community.