First Choice Emergency Room, a department of First Texas Hospital, is the nation’s leading freestanding emergency room system. First Choice Emergency Room™ is a fully equipped, 24-hour standalone emergency room located just minutes from your home. Patients are seen almost immediately by licensed physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice ER is equipped with a CT scanner, ultrasound, digital x-ray, and accredited on-site labs to handle emergency needs on the spot.
Our Pearland Silverlake ER is located at Broadway and Sunrise Blvd., just east of Highway 288.
Dr. Olson received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska, and then completed his Emergency Medicine residency at the Medical College of Wisconsin in 1983. While in Milwaukee, he worked in a private practice, and then served as the Director for the Emergency Medicine residency. After moving to Texas, he was the Chairman of Emergency Medicine at UT Houston Medical School, and then became president of the emergency medicine physician group at Northeast Medical Center in Humble, before joining First Choice ER in 2007. He and his wife, Debbie, have raised 4 children.