Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) June 02, 2015
First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Kenneth Alan Totz, D.O.as the new Medical Director of its Houston – Jones Road facility.
“We are pleased to announce Dr. Totz will now be leading the Houston-Jones Road facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
Dr. Totz received his undergraduate degree from St. Edwards University in Austin, Texas and his medical degree from the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. He served in the United States Navy as a flight surgeon before completing his emergency medicine residency at the University of Texas at Houston. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Totz was a staff physician at Methodist Sugar Land Hospital and Memorial Hermann Hospital. He is board-certified in emergency medicine and has over 10 years experience practicing 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 Houston-Jones Roadfacility is located at 9530 Jones Road, Houston, Texas 77065. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/houston-map/houston-jones-rd/.
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, and San Antonio in Texas. In Colorado, facilities are in Colorado Springs and Denver in partnership with University of Colorado Health (UCHealth). 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 Award for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health company.