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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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The Zika Virus: What You Need To Know

Mosquitoes and the Zika Virus

By now, you’ve probably heard about the Zika virus, the mosquito-transmitted disease that is spreading widely in the Americas. Though it didn’t gain widespread media attention until this year, it was discovered in Africa back in 1947.

It wasn’t until last May in Brazil that the Zika virus reached outbreak stage, and almost no one in the Western …

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Dr. James Vincent Named Medical Director at Elite Care ER – League City

Elite Care welcomes our new Medical Director, Dr. James Vincent MD, FACEP, FAAP to head up our League City, TX 24 hour emergency center beginning February 1, 2016.  Dr. Vincent has been practicing Emergency Medicine for over 14 years and has achieved numerous professional accolades since receiving his medical degree from UTMB Galveston.

Dr. Vincent also …

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Distracted walking: A growing cause of emergency room visits

Distracted Walking

The perils of distracted driving are well-documented in our society. Some states have even implemented laws banning cell phone use while driving. There’s another form of cell phone distraction, however, that is leading to a sizable spike in emergency room visits: distracted walking.

Emergency room data shows pedestrian injuries due to cell phone use rose 35 …

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