Spring Branch Medical Center

Facility: A premier community medical center, (www.springbranchmedical.com) Spring Branch Medical Center is a 375-bed acute care facility serving Houston for 45 years. The hospital offers a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services supported by 550 board certified physicians. An innovator in offering cutting-edge care in a neighborhood setting, the hospital is one of the few cancer centers in Texas to offer sterotactic radiosurgery. Recently the 7th hospital in Texas to be designated as an Accredited Chest Pain Center, Spring Branch Medical Center provides comprehensive cardiovascular services including a wide range of interventional therapies such as open heart surgery, cardiac catheterization, ballon angioplasty, stent placement and outpatient rehabilitation.

Community: The nation's fourth largest city, Houston is a vibrant metropolis that leads the nation in creating new jobs. The world capital of energy industry and home of the world-famous Texas Medical Center, Houston is also where NASA's Johnson Space Center trains America's astronauts and coordinates the development of the U.S. Space missions. The Houston Ship Channel is one of the nation's busiest ports. Houston's sunny climate makes it easy to enjoy the city's 300 municipal parks, jogging paths, and bike trails. Galveston Bay, and sunny Gulf Coast beaches are less than an hour away. Get a taste of life at Houston's 3,000 restaurants. With more than 100 different nationalities, Houston is one the country's most diverse city. Families will appreciate the excellence of the area's public and private schools and availability of institutions of higher learning. No state income tax and vast selection of affordable neighborhoods provide additional incentives to relocate here.