HCA Houston Healthcare West

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Nestled in the heart of West Houston, HCA Houston Healthcare West has provided quality medical care to the community for more than 30 years. You may notice the newly updated exterior when you pass by, but what’s inside matters most. The full-service, acute care hospital offers everything from emergency medicine to advanced cardiology, neurosciences, cancer care, weight loss surgery, and much more.

“As part of a comprehensive network of hospitals, urgent care centers, and other medical facilities across Greater Houston, and the country, we offer the innovative advantage and expertise of the entire HCA Healthcare system supporting us,” says Megan Marietta, CEO. 

A Higher Level of Care

HCA Houston West provides services not always found in a community-based hospital, including those below.

The Heart Hospital provides comprehensive cardiovascular services, heart and vascular surgery, and a technologically advanced hybrid operating room, catheterization lab, and electrophysiology lab. It is accredited by the American College of Cardiology as a Chest Pain Center, and The Joint Commission has recognized HCA Houston West as a Primary Stroke Center. 

Neuroscience patients are in exceptional hands at HCA Houston West, where board-certified, experienced neurologists and neurosurgeons perform a full spectrum of neuroscience services include diagnostic, surgical, and non-surgical care for the spine, back, and brain, including stroke care, 24/7. Even the most advanced procedures, including craniotomies and aneurysm clippings, are typically achieved using less-invasive, micro-neurosurgery techniques. 

Redefine Clinical Weight Loss offers a variety of surgical options to help patients achieve their weight loss goals. This premier program includes pre-surgery counseling as well as post-surgery support and education. The bariatric surgeons, nurses, and staff have earned the highest accreditations and accolades from the American College of Surgeons and the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP).  

The Sugar Land Cancer Center, a department of the hospital, offers state-of-the-art cancer treatment, with progressive radiation therapies and oncology services. Diagnostic testing and imaging are also available, as well as a dedicated area for outpatient chemotherapy. 

When you or a loved one needs emergency medical care, the board-certified emergency medicine physicians at HCA Houston West’s emergency department are here for you, 24/7. 


  • MBSAQIP accredited Bariatric Surgery program
  • Board-certified emergency physicians
  • The Joint Commission top-performing hospitals in the country for surgical, heart attack, heart failure, and pneumonia care
  • American College of Cardiology Accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI
  • Primary Stroke Center Designation by The Joint Commission
  • Advanced NEUROLOGY and Neurosurgery 
  • 2020 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence Award for patient experience in outpatient oncology
  • Orthopedic Injury and Joint Replacement 
  • Labor and Delivery, Gynecology, and Mammography 
  • American Board of Wound Management Certification
  • CareNow Urgent Care

Minor injuries and illnesses are diagnosed and treated quickly at CareNow walk-in clinics, open seven days a week and conveniently located in Memorial, Sugar Land, and Katy. Staffed with a highly experienced team of providers, the clinics offer both virtual and in-person visits. Services include COVID-19 testing, EKGs, immunizations, treatments for allergies, cuts and lacerations, strep throat, eye infections, and much more. 


12141 Richmond Avenue
Houston, Texas 77082
(281) 558-3444

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