Southwest Hospital has been caring for families since 1977. A 543-bed facility, Memorial Hermann Southwest employs state-of-the-art technology and a team of highly trained affiliated physicians to offer high-quality care close to home.

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Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital offers multiple meal options for breakfast, lunch and dinner for patients and visitors, including a cafeteria and coffee shop.

Concourse (C) level, below the first floor hospital lobby
Days Open Monday - Sunday
Breakfast 6:30 - 10 a.m.
Lunch/Deli 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Grill 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Dinner 5 - 7 p.m.
Java Retreat
1st floor, Medical Plaza 1
Days Open Monday - Friday
A Starbucks Coffee Café
(closed on holidays)
6:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.

HVI Java Retreat
1st floor, Heart & Vascular Building

Days Open Monday - Friday
A Starbucks Coffee Café
(closed on holidays)
7 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Express Café
Professional Building 3 (TEMPORARILY CLOSED)

Meditation, Chapel and Prayer Rooms

The Bowles Chapel is located on the first floor of the hospital. All are encouraged to enter this interfaith sacred space for spiritual strength and solace. The Chapel is open 24/7. You are invited to enter for prayer, meditation, or quiet reflection. Weekly services are as follows:

  • Weekly Moment of Prayer: Wednesdays at 12 p.m.

A Muslim Prayer Room is located on the first floor of the Heart and Vascular Institute.

Patrons may call the Chaplaincy office to obtain worship times and schedules for special worship times throughout the year (Christmas, Ash Wednesday, Easter, etc).

Waiting Rooms

General Waiting Room: ICU, Surgical and Heart Services Waiting Rooms, 2nd floor

Labor & Delivery Waiting Room: 5th floor, Pavilion

Visiting Hours and Guidelines

Visiting hours are flexible. Please check with a nurse.

Memorial Hermann Health System prohibits discrimination in visitation based on age, race, ethnicity, religion, culture, language, physical or mental disability, socioeconomic status, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity or expression.


Language Assistance: Interpreting services are available for all languages (including American Sign Language - ASL). The patient or family representative ma ask a care team member.

Gift Shop: 1st floor, near main hospital lobby, Monday thru Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Saturday thru Sunday: Closed. Please visit the gift shop's online store.

Smoking: Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital is a tobacco-free campus.

General Patient Information (713) 456-5000
Scheduling (713) 456-5150
Patient Relations (713) 778-6273
Patient Business Services (713) 338-5502
Chaplain (713) 456-5127
Medical Records (713) 242-3401
Security (713) 456-5350
Volunteer Services (713) 456-5180

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