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First Choice Emergency Room

The Woodlands - Creekside LOCATION


26306 Kuykendahl Rd.

Tomball, TX 77375


Open 24 Hours


(346) 331-6300


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 Woodlands - Creekside ER is located at Kuykendahl Rd and W. New Harmony Trail, east of HEB parking lot.

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


Derek Caraway, MD

Dr. Caraway received his undergraduate from the University of Baylor in Waco, Texas and his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. In addition to being announced Facility Medical Director of the new Woodlands-Creekside facility, Dr. Caraway will also continue his current role as Area Medical Director of the north Houston First Choice Emergency Room facilities. He also serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at Texas A&M Health Science Center. Prior to joining First Choice Emergency in 2014, he served as Medical Director at Grimes St. Joseph’s Hospital in Navasota, Texas. Dr. Caraway is board-certified in emergency medicine with over fifteen years of clinical experience.