Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) March 20, 2015
First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Dr. Elizabeth Sowell, MD as theMedical Director of its new Summerwood facility.
"We are pleased to announce Dr. Sowell will be the facility medical director of our Summerwood location opening in late March," said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
Dr. Sowell received her undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX. Currently, Dr. Sowell serves as the Assistant Director of the Emergency Department at St. Luke's Hospital at the Vintage in Houston, TX. Dr. Sowell is board-certified in emergency medicine.
All First Choice Emergency Room facilities are open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. The facilities are staffed exclusively with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are equipped with a full radiology suite, including CT scanner, Digital X-ray, Ultrasound, as well as on-site laboratories certified by the Clinical Laboratory Improvements Amendments (CLIA) and accredited by the Commission on Office Laboratories Accreditation (COLA).
The Summerwood facility is located at 12665 W Lake Houston Parkway,Houston, Texas 77044. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/houston-map/summerwood/.
About First Choice Emergency Room
First Choice Emergency Room (FCER.com) is the nation's leading network of independent freestanding emergency rooms; it is both the largest and the oldest. First Choice Emergency Room is revolutionizing the delivery of emergency medical services for adult and pediatric emergencies by offering patients convenient, neighborhood access to emergency medical care. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with a complete radiology suite of diagnostic technology (CT scanner, Ultrasound, and Digital X-ray) and on-site laboratory. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice Emergency Room has facilities in Austin, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, Colorado Springs and Denver. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey Associates Inc., First Choice Emergency Room provides the highest quality emergency medical care and received the 2013 and 2014 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health (NYSE:ADPT) company.