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About Memorial Hermann Southwest

Memorial Hermann Southwest has been serving the communities of Southwest Houston, including Bellaire, Meyerland, Sharpstown, the Galleria area and Missouri City and beyond, since 1977.

Awards & Accolades

One of America's 50 Best Hospitals

Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital has been recognized as one of America's 50 Best Hospitals for 2014 by HealthGrades, an independent health quality ratings company and the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. This award signals the hospital is ranked in the top 1 percent of hospitals across the country for overall clinical excellence. Additionally, Thompson Reuters included Memorial Hermann Southwest on its list of Top 100 Hospitals for 2014.

Level III Trauma Center

As a Level III state designated trauma facility and through our close relationship with Memorial Hermann Life Flight our hospital is equipped to handle the most critical and urgent  medical emergencies. In addition, the emergency department includes a separate emergency center dedicated to seniors age 65 and up.

The Southwest campus is also home to the University Place Retirement Community. University Place is a 180-unit senior living residence named by Money magazine as one of the top retirement communities in the country. 

Signature Programs at Memorial Hermann Southwest

Memorial Hermann Heart and Vascular Institute - Southwest 

At Houston's first free-standing heart hospital, physicians and patients alike benefit from technology at the leading edge and innovative cardiovascular programs. 

At the Heart Valve Clinic, affiliated-physicians of the Memorial Hermann Heart & Vascular Institute-Southwest use a multidisciplinary approach to diagnose and treat heart murmurs. The Clinic is the only site in Houston outside of the Texas Medical Center approved to perform the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) for patients unable to go traditional open-heart surgery.

Cancer Center 

Comprehensive cancer services at the Memorial Hermann Cancer Center - Southwest includes a dedicated Breast Care Center, imaging services, radiation oncology, diagnostic testing and medical/surgical oncology.

Joint Replacement Program 

Our team of affiliated orthopedic surgeons, specially trained nurses, therapists and other caregivers treats and rehabilitates the pain and immobility associated with severe, debilitating osteoarthritis or traumatic injury of the knee or hip. Learn more.

Neuroscience Center 

As one of the most advanced neuroscience centers in Houston, we have more than 12 neurologists and neurosurgeons are on staff, providing patients round-the-clock access to specialists equipped to diagnose and treat a wide range of neurological illnesses.

Women's Services

We focus on caring for women throughout their whole lives - from adolescence through childbearing years and beyond. Learn more about labor & delivery and breast & bone health at Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital.

Asian Care Unit

We embrace our diverse patient population and are pleased to serve the Asian community. We have created an entire hospital wing, located on the 7th floor, dedicated to better serving the needs of members of the Asian community.

Digestive Health Center   

The Endoscopy Center at Memorial Hermann Southwest has highly-trained affiliated-physicians and staff with the latest in endoscopic technology.  The Center is also home to the Direct Access Program which allows patients to directly schedule a colonoscopy without having to get a doctor's referral.

Imaging Center 

Diagnostic services including:

  • .5 Tesla MRI
  • 64-slice CT
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Full laboratory services
  • MRA
  • Myelography
  • Nuclear medicine
  • PET/CT
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray