CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi - Memorial
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi-Memorial provides a wide range of surgical and medical services from A to Z. Our Level II Trauma Center, the only one south of Austin, is staffed with teams of specialists available 24/7. As a community hospital, our mission is to provide comprehensive, expert, passionate care to our patients and loved ones.
Level II Trauma Center at CHRISTUS Spohn Memorial
Memorial is home to the leading trauma center and emergency facility in south Texas. We are the only Trauma Center south of Austin that has been designated as Level II by the American College of Surgeons.
Critical injuries and illnesses require swift, expert care. Our multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses and specialists has emergency and trauma training, certification and experience. General surgeons provide 24/7 immediate care, and we have on-call specialists in:
- Oral and maxillofacial surgery
- Orthopedic surgery
- Plastic surgery
- Trauma surgery
HALO-Flight is our partner for air ambulance service for critically ill or injured patients throughout south Texas. HALO-Flight’s flight-trained medical crew includes nurses and paramedics with all levels of life support, cardiac, trauma and critical care certifications, including neonatal and pediatric, to treat patients en route to the Trauma Center. Our air medical transport brings patients from the 26 surrounding counties within 30 minutes.
Find out more about our Trauma Center & Emergency Care at Memorial.
Behavioral Health at CHRISTUS Spohn Memorial
Our behavioral health services include diagnosis and psychiatric treatment for adults, especially geriatric patients. We have three main psychiatric units:
- Adult behavioral health unit for patients who need ongoing mental health treatment
- Crisis stabilization unit for patients who are in mental health crisis
- Geriatric unit for older patients who need treatment for both mental and general health conditions
Our board-certified psychiatrists work with patients who are in crisis or have a long-term mental illness. Behavioral health counselors provide daily individual and group counseling, and activity therapists keep patients engaged. Our experienced staff works with patients and their families to develop treatment and discharge plans and provide support for family members.
CHRISTUS Spohn Orthopedics in Corpus Christi
Patients come to Memorial for advanced, complicated procedures with our skilled orthopedic surgeons. We use minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques so that patients can recover quicker with fewer complications. We offer true one-stop care with in-house physical and occupational therapists for your recovery as well as an in-house orthotic technician who fits braces, casts and prosthetic devices.
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at CHRISTUS Spohn
The oral and maxillofacial surgeons at Memorial are experts in face, mouth and jaw surgery. With certifications from the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, our surgeons specialize in repair and reconstruction for patients with severe injuries.
Inpatient Surgical and Medical Care
Memorial offers general surgical services with a focus on emergency and trauma surgery. Our facility houses three specialized intensive care units (ICUs), one each for medical, surgical and trauma care. That means patients receive care from highly trained physicians and nurses with experience in the type of care they need.
Residency Programs at Memorial in Corpus Christi
Two of CHRISTUS Spohn’s residency programs, family practice and emergency medicine, are housed at Memorial. As a teaching hospital, we are dedicated to excellent, up-to-the-minute health care practices. We offer:
- A multidisciplinary team approach to patient care involving physicians, specialists, nurses, social workers and physical therapists
- Faculty physicians and surgeons with years of experience in emergency and family medicine
- Access to new treatments and procedures resulting from scientific research and development
Learn more about the CHRISTUS Spohn Family Medicine Residency Program and the Emergency Medicine Residency Program.
CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi-Memorial
2606 Hospital Boulevard
Corpus Christi, TX 78405-1804