Surgery Department

A three-suite, high-tech surgery department is available for a variety of outpatient and inpatient surgical procedures, including robotic surgery. Endoscopy services are also available.

Preparing for Surgery at Ascension Seton Southwest

24-Hour Emergency Care

Ascension Seton Southwest offers convenient and comprehensive 24-hour emergency health services for our neighbors in southwest Austin, including online ER scheduling for mini emergencies. Staffed by board-certified emergency physicians, patients can be assessed and treated for a full range of emergency conditions.

Bone Density Testing

Bone densitometry is a safe and painless diagnostic procedure that measures the bone mass in the spine.


Ascension Seton Southwest offers a wide range of radiology tests, including diagnostic X-rays, ultrasound and CT scans.


Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Comprehensive Inpatient Laboratory Services

Ascension Seton Southwest offers a full-service lab to support inpatients at Ascension Seton Southwest Hospital for more streamlined, efficient care.

Patient Surgical Care Unit

A spacious and beautiful 11-bed inpatient surgical unit is located on the second floor at Ascension Seton Southwest. All rooms are private with spectacular views of the hill country.

Cardiac Rehab Services

Ascension Seton Southwest’s Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention Program is a holistic, supervised exercise program designed to help manage heart disease and assist patients in their recovery from a recent cardiac event, surgery or heart procedure. Our mission is to return our cardiac patients to an  optimum functional level thus reducing risk for secondary cardiac events and improving their quality of life. The program utilizes exercise, education and continuous monitoring or EKG and vital signs to ensure patients achieve the most benefit in the safest environment possible. For more information, please visit

Pediatric Rehab Services

In partnership with Dell Children’s Medical Center, Ascension Seton Southwest offers pediatric rehab services, sports medicine and swallowing evaluations / modified barium swallow studies / FEES. The therapy team focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of childhood and adolescent injuries associated with physical sports activity.

Our therapists are Dell Children’s hospital therapists who work with physicians to develop and implement a customized rehabilitation protocol in order to return the patient back to full activity as soon as possible. Our physical therapists use a variety of equipment including bands, free weights, cardio equipment, pool and a number of treatment methods to restore full function, strength and stamina.