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COMING SOON! New Locations in Plano and Harmony in Spring (Rayford Road and Riley Fuzzell)

Elite Care 24 Hour Emergency Rooms is proud to announce our continued expansion with new locations coming to the Houston and Dallas Metroplex areas!  Below are our two newest locations under development.  Check back to follow our progress!

HARMONY IN SPRING

3515 Rayford Rd, Spring, TX 77386

PLANO

2000 Dallas Pkwy, Plano, TX 75093

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Elite Care is Now In-Network with Most BlueCross BlueShield Plans

Great news for BlueCross BlueShield policy holders!

We are pleased to announce that Elite Care 24 Hour Emergency Room is now a holder of the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Accreditation. The Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to …

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Strike back against stroke: Get informed to lower your risk of stroke

May is Stroke Awareness Month and that makes it worth bringing up the staggering statistics surrounding it. Heart disease and stroke account for the vast majority of deaths every year in the United States.

No matter how you break down the numbers, they’re attention-grabbing:

1 of every 20 deaths is from stroke.
It kills 130,000 Americans every year. …

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Meet the Emergency Physician – League City

James Vincent MD, FACEP, FAAP

Concussion Program Director – Impact Concussion Testing

Medical School:  UTMB Galveston

Years Practicing Emergency Medicine:  15 Years

Q:  Why did you choose Emergency Medicine?

I enjoy helping people, and emergency medicine provided the opportunity to help people in times of stress or great need.  My children or people who know me would say I’m a …

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Spider bites: When should I seek medical attention?

Black widow spider

Fear of spiders is one of humanity’s most common phobias, but of the nearly 900 species of spiders in Texas, only two are considered poisonous to humans.

This means most spider bites aren’t worth panicking over, but bites from black widow spiders and brown recluse spiders – the most dangerous of Texas’ arachnids – require immediate …

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