The Seton Healthcare Family has long been the leading provider of healthcare services in Central Texas and is now home to the only Level I Trauma Centers in the area - the highest level of trauma care in the nation.
Both University Medical Center Brackenridge and Dell Children's Medical Center have been named by the State of Texas, in conjunction with the American College of Surgeons, as Level I Trauma Centers. This designation reflects our record of excellence in emergency care for both adults and children, our medical expertise and our dedication to research and evidence-based practice.
Seton Healthcare Family offers comprehensive emergency care across Central Texas. Along with Dell Children's and UMC Brackenridge, Seton Medical Center Austin, Seton Medical Center Williamson, Seton Medical Center Hays, Seton Southwest Hospital, Seton Northwest Hospital, Seton Shoal Creek Hospital and Seton Highland Lakes Hospital all offer 24-hour emergency services. Should the need arise, access to our award-winning care is close at hand.
When injury or illness strikes, Seton Healthcare Family has the resources and experience to care for you or your loved ones.
News and Events
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.
Arthritis Foundation, Seton Partner in the Walk to Cure Arthritis Austin on April 25
March 16, 2015
Arthritis is the nation's most common cause of disability. More than 340,000 Central Texans experience daily pain, swelling and joint damage caused by the disease -- including more than 2,300 children. The Arthritis Foundation -- Central Texas and Seton will partner for the next three years on the Walk to Cure Arthritis Austin, which will be held April 25.