First Choice Emergency Room Announces Dr. Adan Atriham as Medical Director of New Houston, Texas Facility

Adan Atriham, to Lead Briar Forest Facility

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Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) June 17, 2014

First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Adan Atriham, MD as the Medical Director of its new Briar Forest facility in Houston, Texas.

“I am pleased to announce Dr. Atriham will be leading our newest facility in the Houston market,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.

After graduating from medical school in Mexico, Dr. Atriham completed his family medicine residency at the Baylor College of Medicine. He went on to complete his fellowship in emergency medicine at Tipton Baptist Memorial Hospital in Tennessee. Dr. Atriham is double board-certified in family and emergency medicine and has been practicing emergency medicine for over 10 years. He was also ranked as one of America’s Top Doctors of 2008 Award by the Consumers Research Consul of America and one of the Top Ten Doctors in Tennessee in 2008 by RateMDs.com. Dr. Atriham speaks Spanish and English and lives in Tennessee.

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 Briar Forest facility will be located at 1717 Eldridge Pkwy, Houston, TX 77077. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/houston/briar-forest/.

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 labs. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice Emergency Room has three locations in the Austin area, 14 in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, 13 in the Houston area, one in the San Antonio area, two in Colorado Springs and one in Denver. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey, First Choice Emergency Room provides the highest quality emergency medical care and received the 2013 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence for ranking in the top one percentile of patient care nationally. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health company.


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