UT Health Athens

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As the only hospital in Henderson County, UT Health Athens is a full-service facility with a healing environment.


  • 24-hour emergency department, designated as a Level IV trauma center
  • 24-hour on-site laboratory services
  • Advanced radiology and diagnostic imaging technologies
  • Cardiopulmonary services
  • Cardiovascular program, including calcium scoring
  • Dietary therapies and services
  • Gastrointestinal services offered in two dedicated endoscopy suites
  • General inpatient and outpatient surgical services, including urology procedures and ear, nose, and throat surgery
  • Infusion therapy services
  • Inpatient care with 127 beds and a 10-bed intensive care unit
  • Orthopedic procedures, including total hip, knee, and shoulder replacement
  • Physical, speech and respiratory therapies
  • State-of-the-art cancer care
  • The Family Birthplace, including eight labor, delivery, recovery and postpartum rooms, dedicated surgery suite and Level 1 nursery
  • UT Health East Texas EMS ambulance service and Air 1 helicopter located on site
  • Women’s services, including obstetrics, gynecology, digital mammography, and bone density scanning
  • Wound care