The Seton Southwest Hospital patient services are designed to target the growing needs of the southwest Travis County communities. As an acute care hospital, Seton Southwest provides high-quality, cost-effective care - with a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, obstetric and rehabilitation services.
Support this year’s Seton Spring Affair, Friday, April 24th, 7 – 11 p.m. The Friday Night Lights-themed event will be held at CreekSide, 18315 Ranch to Market Road 1826 in Driftwood.Get more info here
Seton Southwest Hospital News and Events
Seton Joins American Cancer Society, CDC, Others to Increase Colon Screenings to '80% by 2018'
March 30, 2015Colorectal cancer is the nation's No. 2 cause of cancer-related deaths -- but it is one of only a few cancers that can be prevented. Through proper screenings, doctors can find and remove hidden growths in the colon called polyps before they become cancerous. Removing polyps can prevent cancer altogether.
Seton Spine & Scoliosis Surgeon Named Editor-in-Chief of Influential Medical Publication
March 26, 2015Seton Healthcare Family orthopedic surgeon Dr. Eeric Truumees is the new editor-in-chief of AAOS Now, the monthly member publication of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). Truumees is a board-certified spine surgeon who practices at Seton Spine & Scoliosis Center in Austin.
Seton Doctor, UT Researchers' New Cancer Detection Tool Wins SXSW 'Sci Fi No Longer' Invention Award
March 18, 2015It's no longer science-fiction. Seton's Dr. Jason Reichenberg and James Tunnell with the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, invented a new tool that detects skin cancer faster, pain-free and at a much lower cost. It was such a breakthrough, the device won first place in the "Sci Fi No Longer" category of the SXSW Interactive Awards on March 17.