Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) November 27, 2013
First Choice Emergency Room, the leading freestanding emergency room system in the United States, announced Kenneth Deeb, MD, FACEP as the medical director of its new Little Elm, Texas facility.
Dr. Deeb received his medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in Louisville, Kentucky. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Emergency Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians. He has practiced emergency medicine for over 30 years. In addition, he has been certified multiple times as an Instructor and Provider in Advanced Cardiac Life Support as well as being certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Advanced Trauma Life Support. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Deeb served as a Regional Medical Director and later as a Regional Vice President of Medical Affairs for Spectrum Healthcare Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of ARAMark. He also served as the Regional Medical Director to the Southwest Region of EmCare, another large Dallas based provider of Emergency Services to hospitals throughout the US. Since joining First Choice Emergency Room, Dr. Deeb has served as the facility medical director of the North Fort Worth and Murphy facilities. He resides in Denton County with his wife, Colleen and has four children.
“I am pleased to announce Dr. Deeb will be the medical director of our new Little Elm, Texas facility,” said Dr. James M. 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 Little Elm facility will be located at 2800 Little Elm Pkwy, Little Elm, TX 75068. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/dallas-map/little-elm/.
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, ten in the Dallas/Ft Worth area, two in the Austin area, one in the Denver 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 and receiving the 2013 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award.