Officially recognized by the Oklahoma State Legislature as the "Magnolia Capital of Oklahoma," Durant is located only 10 miles from Lake Texoma, one of the largest man-made lakes in the United States. Offering world-class fishing, boating, waterskiing, golf, hunting, and a multitude of other outdoor activities, Durant is also proud to be home to Southeastern University, a four-year college specializing in education, business and applied sciences. Located just 90 miles north of Dallas, Texas, and 150 miles from both Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Durant offers an affordable and high-quality family lifestyle.
The Medical Center of Southeastern Oklahoma is a 148-bed, acute-care hospital that continues to gain recognition for clinical excellence and efficient delivery of care. From routine checkups to complex surgery, and with a medical staff of over 100 physicians, the Medical Center of Southeastern Oklahoma covers a wide spectrum of healthcare services. Recent construction projects include 20 new private patient rooms, endoscopy surgery suite, surgery waiting area, an eight-bed addition to the PCU unit and a new education area. Upcoming projects include expansion of the hospital's emergency room/admitting/lab areas.
This hospital is partially owned by physicians.