Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) October 15, 2013
First Choice Emergency Room, the leading freestanding emergency room system in the United States, announced Nelson Jaeggli, MD, as the medical director of its new facility in Garland, Texas.
Dr. Jaeggli completed both his undergraduate and medical education at Columbia University in New York, New York. While in medical school, Dr. Jaeggli was awarded the Mayor’s Citation for Volunteer Service in 2002 for his volunteer work after 9/11 and the Gold Foundation of Humanism in Medicine Award in 2004 for his leadership and compassion in medical care. Dr. Jaeggli completed his emergency medicine residency at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Jaeggli worked as a staff physician at Capitol Emergency Associates in Austin, Texas. He is also the Managing Director at Southwell Partners, LP, a hedge fund in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Jaeggli currently lives in Dallas, Texas with his wife.
“I am pleased to welcome Dr. Jaeggli as the Medical Director of our upcoming Garland facility,” said Dr. Mike Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
All First Choice Emergency Room facilities are open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. The facility is staffed exclusively with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. The facility is equipped with state of the art diagnostic technology (CT Scanners, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray) and on-site COLA and CLIA accredited laboratories to handle emergency needs on the spot.
The Garland facility will be located at 7050 N Shiloh Road, Garland, TX 75044. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/dallas-map/garland/.
About First Choice Emergency Room
First Choice Emergency Room (FCER.com) is the nation’s leading freestanding emergency room system; it is both largest and the oldest. First Choice Emergency Room is revolutionizing the delivery of emergency medical services for adult and pediatric emergencies. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with state of the art diagnostic technology (CT Scanners, Ultrasound, and Digital X-ray) and on-site labs. Employees voted First Choice Emergency Room as one of the 2013 Best Companies to Work for in Texas. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice ER has ten locations in the Houston area, seven in the Dallas/Ft Worth area, two in the Austin area and one in Colorado Springs. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey, FCER provides the highest quality emergency medical care, ranking in the top 1 percentile of patient care nationally.