Complete Emergency Room Capabilities
Highland Park, Lakewood & Preston Hollow Emergency Rooms offer a wide range of services that enable our physicians to provide the care you expect and require. These ancillary services include an advanced radiology suite, laboratory services, and a pharmacy licensed by the state of Texas. We are a freestanding ER with the full capabilities of a hospital emergency room, without compromising your time. Some symptoms that might bring you to our ER can include vomiting, urinary tract infections, abdominal pain, or any other symptom that requires medical attention. We get you in and out so you can get back to your life.
Radiology- Full Digital Imaging Suite Services
Our state of the art, digital imaging equipment includes X-rays, CT scans, and ultrasounds. Board certified radiologists are available to read/review the images 24 hours a day so timely results are guaranteed. Having a full digital imaging suite enables our doctors to diagnose and treat you in an accurate and reliable manner. This is all a part of how we provide the best 24 hour medical care you need when emergencies strike.
Onsite Cat Scan, X-ray and Ultrasounds
Our state of the art 16-slice CT scan machine enables the physician to evaluate everything from complex fractures, intra-abdominal disease processes, brain abnormalities and heart and lung disorders. Specifically, the following is just a few of the uses of the CT scan:
- Abdomen: Kidney stones, appendicitis, diverticulitis, and pancreatitis
- Head: strokes, aneurysms, subarachnoid hemorrhage and tumors
- Chest: Pulmonary embolism, pneumonia
- Fractures: Facial fractures, pelvic fractures, spinal fractures, complex arm and leg fractures
We are able to provide laboratory work-up results usually within 15 minutes. Our laboratory tests help our physicians make accurate diagnoses. At Highland Park, Lakewood & Preston Hollow Emergency Rooms, your tests are in and out quickly so our doctors can diagnose and treat you without compromising your time. Some of the laboratory tests that we do include:
- Complete Blood Counts (White Blood Cell Count, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, Platelets)
- Functional Tests on Kidneys, Liver, Pancreas
- Cardiac Enzymes used to detect Heart Attacks
- Blood Clot Markers to help diagnose Pulmonary Embolism
- Drug Test Analysis
- Pregnancy Tests
- Strep/Flu/Mono Tests
- Confidential STD and HIV Testing
If your condition requires hospitalization, Highland Park, Lakewood & Preston Hollow Emergency Rooms will provide you with no hassle, uninterrupted care while transferring you to a nearby inpatient hospital. We will work with your primary physician during this transfer. However, if you do not have a primary care doctor, our team has established relationships with local hospitals and doctors to provide hospital care for you. Should you require hospitalization, you will be directly admitted to a hospital room, bypassing their busy emergency room. We will also arrange, if necessary, the care for an emergency procedure (such as emergent surgery for appendicitis) by contacting the appropriate specialist.