Located on a 118-acre campus, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center is a state-of-the-art facility with 357 acute care beds, a 40-bed Spinal Cord Injury Center, and a 141-bed Community Living Center. It serves as the primary health care provider for almost 130,000 veterans in southeast Texas. Veterans from around the country are referred to the MEDVAMC for specialized diagnostic care, radiation therapy, surgery, and medical treatment including cardiovascular surgery, gastrointestinal endoscopy, nuclear medicine, ophthalmology, and treatment of spinal cord injury and diseases.
Military Hospital: Yes
Awards/Certifications: The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval, Magnet Award
Teaching Hospital: Yes
Number of beds: 357
Services At This Hospital
- Amputee System of Care
- Fisher House
- and Transgender (LGBT) Program
- Nuclear Medicine
- Spinal Cord Injury Center
- Telemedicine Electrophysiology
- Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence
- Visual Impairment Services Outpatient Rehabilitation
Endoscopy (GI, Gastroenterology)
Its a good place, we help our vets who served our country. Good place we all take good care of our VETS.
A place of diversity and higher learning.