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First Choice Emergency Room Summerwood
First Choice Emergency Room

Summerwood LOCATION


12665 W Lake Houston Pkwy.

Houston, TX 77044


Open 24 Hours


(281) 406-8320


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 Summerwood emergency room is located on the northwest corner of W Lake Houston Parkway and Woodson Park Dr.

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


First Choice ER Summerwood Medical Director

Dr. Elizabeth Sowell, MD

Dr. Sowell received her undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX. Currently, Dr. Sowell serves as the Assistant Director of the Emergency Department at St. Luke's Hospital at the Vintage in Houston, TX. Dr. Sowell is board-certified in emergency medicine.