Brownsville boasts modern, state-of-the-art health care services and facilities. Residents have access to major hospitals , numerous specialty clinics , dental offices, and pharmacies that provide a full range of medical services. Here you will find physicians of every area of expertise. The abundant services combined with the warm climate, make Brownsville an ideal location for medical procedures. The environment is right for recuperation and rehabilitation.
Medical care is provided at several nursing homes and assisted living facilities in Brownsville, for both those in need of constant health care and for the elderly. All the local nursing homes here offer flexible financial plans, skilled and professional medical staff with an emphasis on individual patient and family needs.
Valley Baptist Medical Center-Brownsville
Valley Baptist-Medical Center-Brownsville, with its dedicated doctors and compassionate staff, has been Brownsville’s leader in health care and medical advances for 90 years, including heart and stroke procedures, joint replacement surgeries, women’s and children’s services, minimally invasive surgeries, and other procedures.
As the largest hospital in Brownsville, Valley Baptist-Brownsville boasts an award-winning Emergency Department and Level 3 Trauma Center. Valley Baptist-Brownsville is also certified as a “Primary Stroke Center” by the Joint Commission accrediting organization. And Valley Baptist-Brownsville was the first hospital in the Texas to receive a “Stroke Honor Roll” award for fast response in treating patients with life-threatening strokes or “brain attacks.”
With approximately 800 employees and 300 doctors on its medical staff, caring health care professionals form Valley Baptist-Brownsville’s greatest asset in fulfilling its mission of helping people achieve health for life, through compassionate service inspired by faith.
Valley Regional Medical Center
For more than 38 years, Valley Regional Medical Center (VRMC) has served as Brownsville’s premier medical center. VRMC is conveniently located at the corner of Expressway 77 and Alton Gloor Boulevard. With 214 licensed beds, VRMC provides some of the most advanced technologies available.
With more than 200 physicians representing 25 specialties, Valley Regional Medical Center is a leader in a broad range of high-quality programs, including advanced diagnostic imaging, emergency medicine, general surgery, gynecology, interventional cardiac care, neonatal intensive care, neurology, obstetrics, orthopedics, pediatrics, physical therapy, wound healing and more.
Innovation and an unwavering commitment to patient care are the cornerstones of this hospital. Their mission: “To be the community’s best choice for health care by providing the high-quality, compassionate care you expect and deserve. Other hospitals may treat you like a patient, but we treat you like a person; like a member of our own family.”