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Austin Emergency Center Far West combines the quality and level of medical experience and support service of a hospital-based ER with a patient-focused, private practice—all right in your own neighborhood. For your convenience, we are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our state-of-the-art, free-standing emergency center is conveniently located at 3563 Far West Boulevard. We are on the southwest corner of Far West Boulevard and Woodhollow Drive in the old Blockbuster video store in the Old Quarry Village Shopping Center.
Services Offered: X-Rays, Oxygen, Asthma Nebulizers, Trauma/Wound Care, Basic Onsite Lab Tests, IV Fluids, Onsite Pharmacy/Medications, Overnight Observation, CT Scan, Ultrasound, Cardiac Monitoring. Sub-Specialists: Gynecology, O.R. with Anesthesiology, Endocrinology, Ear Nose and Throat, Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Rheumatology, Urology, Nephrology, Neurology, Pulmonology, Podiatry and Pediatrics.
AEC provides the highest quality of care for ALL ages. From toddlers to seniors, we cater to every one of our patients’ specific needs – which is why every AEC location has a dedicated pediatric room to make sure your children feel as comfortable as possible.
Meet our Medical Director:
Okem Okpara, MD, FACEP
Dr. Okpara completed his residency at New York’s Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn and is a board-certified emergency physician. He received his MD from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. Read more.
What to Bring:
Proudly Serving: Northwest Hills, Tarrytown, Mesa Oaks, Spicewood Green, Highland Hills, Lakewood Village, Meadow, Cat Mountain and Mt. Bonnell, Northwest Hills United Methodist Church, Dell Jewish Community Center, Murchison Middle School, Hill Elementary and Highland Park Elementary