Patient Information

Since the Department of Surgery opened in 1964, we have been dedicated to serving the health care needs of the thousands of patients each year. We are proud of our tradition and are committed to continuing service to the residents of North Texas and beyond. Our surgeons and staff have a commitment to service and to quality health care. We hope that you have the best possible experience with us. Please let us know how we are doing by sending us your feedback about this web site and our clinic. 

About Us
-We see approximately 1,200 patients per month.

-The majority of our patient population is from the DFW Metroplex area. Some of our patients are from other areas of Texas, as well as outside the state.

-Our surgeons are on staff at most of the hospitals in the Fort Worth area.

Planning Your Visit
-The Department of Surgery is located in the Patient Care Center (PCC) located at 855 Montgomery Street on the fifth floor. To schedule a visit, please call 817.735.5450.

-Parking is adjacent to the Patient Care Center in Lot A.

-Patients who are new to the clinic should register in our central registration area located on the first floor of the PCC. If our staff has mailed a packet of information to you prior to your appointment, please complete the forms and bring them with you. If you need information or assistance finding the central registration area, please check with the information desk in the main lobby (first floor). The information desk can also direct you to our floor if you need help.

-When you arrive at the reception area of your clinic appointment, please check in with the receptionist. Give them your name, and the name of the physician you are seeing. The receptionist will ask you to sign in.

-We do have wheelchair access on the fifth floor. If you need a wheelchair at the lobby on the first floor, please make arrangements for this when you schedule your appointment.

During Your Visit
-Your healthcare team depends on which specialty you are admitted in:

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Cardiac Surgery

Billing and Assistance: If you have an issue with your bill and would like to discuss it, please call our insurance and follow-up department at 817.735.5065 and ask to speak with Opal McIntosh.

Financial Assistance: In some cases, patients without insurance may qualify for a sliding fee scale that will reduce the amount of your total bill. Please inquire about this at the front desk when you sign in.

This page last updated 22nd May 2013