AllianceHealth Durant 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, AllianceHealth Durant 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 a new education area and renovation of the hospital's emergency room to include 20 private exam rooms.
Officially recognized by the Oklahoma State Legislature as the "Magnolia Capital of Oklahoma," 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 Oklahoma City and Tulsa, Durant offers an affordable and high-quality family lifestyle.
Durant is home to the annual Magnolia Festival and the Three Valley Museum. The festival features music, shopping, shows, and two pageants (the Magnolia Pageant and the Choctaw Princess Pageant). The City of Durant maintains and operates 11 parks totaling more than 251 acres:
- Durant Multi-Sports Complex, Dixon Durant Park (rocket park), Carl Albert Memorial Park & Public pool, Billy Miller park, Schuler Park
- Golf Courses include: Silverado Golf Course, Chickasaw Pointe Golf Course, Durant Country Club and Calera Golf Center
Located about 10 miles from Durant is Southeastern Oklahoma’s center for outdoor recreation, Lake Texoma, home to world class Striper fishing. In addition, top-quality golf, hunting and water skiing are keen interests of many residents and visitors. Durant’s high quality and affordable family valued lifestyle is located a convenient 90 miles north of Dallas on interstate 75 and 150 miles southeast and south from both Oklahoma City and Tulsa, respectively. Choctaw Casino Resort – the only AAA Four Diamond rated hotel in Southeastern Oklahoma, we're sure you'll love our style of modern hospitality reflected through the unique culture of the Choctaw Nation.
Throughout the years, Durant Public Schools have maintained an outstanding curriculum, winning both state and national honors in scholastic, music and sporting events.