Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) May 09, 2014
First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Scott Kimball, MD the Facility Medical Director of its Pearland facility.
“We are pleased to announce Dr. Kimball as the new medical director of our Pearland facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
After graduating from the Texas A&M University, Dr. Kimball received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He completed his residency at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando, Florida. Prior to joining First Choice ER, Dr. Kimball was an emergency physician at Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital. He is board-certified in pediatrics and has over 20 years experience 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 Pearland facility is located at 1851 Pearland Parkway, Suite Z, Pearland, TX 77581. For more information, visit http://www.fcer.com/locations/houston-map/pearland/.
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 two locations in the Austin area, 14 in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, 13 in the Houston area, one in the San Antonio area, one 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.