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Briar Forest
First Choice Emergency Room

Briar Forest LOCATION


1717 Eldridge Pkwy

Houston, TX 77077


Open 24 Hours


(832) 672-4010


First Choice Emergency Room, a department of First Texas Hospital, is the nation’s leading freestanding emergency room system; it is both largest and the oldest. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with state of the art diagnostic technology (CT Scanners, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray) and on-site labs. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified emergency physicians and emergency trained registered nurses.

Our ER is located just south of Briar Forest Dr. on Eldridge Parkway.

We accept all insurance including Medicare, Medicaid, and Tricare.


Adan Atriham, MD

After graduating from medical school in Mexico, Dr. Atriham completed his family medicine residency at the Baylor College of Medicine. He went on to complete his fellowship in emergency medicine at Tipton Baptist Memorial Hospital in Tennessee. Dr. Atriham is double board-certified in family and emergency medicine and has been practicing emergency medicine for over 10 years. He was also ranked as one of America’s Top Doctors of 2008 Award by the Consumers Research Consul of America and one of the Top Ten Doctors in Tennessee in 2008 by RateMDs.com. Dr. Atriham speaks Spanish and English.