Methodist Hospital


With a 50-year track record of success and experience, Methodist Hospital must grow to meet the increasing demand for services. This landmark expansion project includes significant upgrades in areas including cancer and heart services, obstetrics, general surgery, neurosurgery, emergency care and pediatric services. We’ve built a reputation for providing exceptional health care to the people of San Antonio and South Texas. Now it’s time for us to embark on the largest construction project our organization has ever undertaken and will be ongoing from 2014 through 2017. Click the image below to learn more about our expansion.



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Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. From the beginning, we’ve recognized the unique needs of each of our patients. It’s a process that we continue to improve on, creating ways to better serve the community when they need us the most.

Ours is a hospital deep-rooted in tradition that is patient-focused, faith-based and staffed by people who genuinely care for the well-being of others. It’s our promise to you as we strive to carry out the mission of Methodist Healthcare: Serving Humanity to Honor God. Read More...

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Methodist Hospital

Chartered in 1955, Methodist Hospital is the pioneer facility of the now world renowned South Texas Medical Center. Opened in 1963, Methodist Hospital has grown to be the flagship facility of the Methodist Healthcare System, San Antonio’s largest and most preferred health care provider. Methodist Hospital maintains this excellent reputation with a commitment to the hospital’s value statement that defines quality as meeting the customer’s needs by exceeding their expectations. Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, oncology, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. Methodist Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission in stroke care and is designated as an accredited Chest Pain Center.


Joint Commission
Accredited Chest Pain Center
Cancer Commission
Texas Healthcare Award
Stroke Certified

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