Southwest General Hospital’s Diabetes Service Line was the first in Texas to receive a Certificate of Distinction for Inpatient Diabetes Care from the Joint Commission. This certification means that Southwest General Hospital provides patients with diabetes an opportunity to experience better outcomes because of glycemic management during their hospitalization.
Our sophisticated diagnostic imaging equipment enables doctors to diagnose and treat disease faster and with even greater accuracy.
Whether it’s a broken bone, a deep cut that needs stitching, or something more serious, we’re prepared to take care of your emergency care needs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
At Southwest General Hospital, an entire team of heart care specialists lends its expertise day-in and day-out to improve heart health in San Antonio.
Intensive Care Unit
Our 10-bed medical intensive care unit and 8-bed surgical intensive care unit provide highly skilled nursing for critically ill patients.
Southwest General offers a variety of programs for adults including Adult Behavioral Health, Senior Mental Health, and outpatient mental health programs.
Neurosurgery is surgery focused on treating the central nervous system, peripheral nervous systems and spinal column diseases amenable to surgical intervention.
We evaluate patients of all ages, from infants to seniors. (Children requiring surgery will be referred to a sub-specialist.) Most outpatient surgeries and procedures are covered by most major insurance plans. We recommend you contact your insurance plan carrier to confirm benefits.
At Southwest General Hospital, The Joint Center offers a variety of orthopedic services – from advanced diagnostic imaging technology, to innovative surgical procedures and rehabilitation programs — to help you get back on track.
If you’re recovering from an illness, injury or surgery, we offer a wide range of rehabilitation and therapy services to meet a variety of needs.
- Physical Therapy
- Inpatient Rehab
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech Therapy
We offer a wide range of surgical services. Many can be performed on a convenient outpatient basis. For major operations, our large surgery department includes special rooms for heart surgeries and orthopedic procedures.
Weight Loss Surgery
From childhood to old age, there’s no better place than Southwest General Hospital for the women of your family to get the first-class care and treatment they deserve.
Maternity Care (including NICU)
Gynecology & Incontinence
If you suffer with a hard-to-heal wound, we may be able to help.