First Choice Emergency Room, the largest network of independent freestanding emergency rooms in the United States, named Bharat Mittal, DO as the new Medical Director of its Kingwood facility.
“We are pleased to announce Dr. Mittal is the new facility medical director of our Kingwood facility,” said Dr. James M. Muzzarelli, Executive Medical Director of First Choice Emergency Room.
Dr. Mittal received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and his degree in osteopathic medicine from the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth, Texas. Previously, Dr. Mittal served as the Director of the Emergency Department at Hillcrest Bailey Medical Center in Owasso, Oklahoma. He has also served as the Director of the Emergency Department at Kingwood Medical Center 24 Hour Emergency Center and TOPS Surgical Specialty Hospital in Houston, Texas. Dr. Mittal is board-certified in emergency medicine and currently lives in Porter, Texas.
All First Choice Emergency Room facilities are open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. The facilities are staffed exclusively with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are equipped with a full radiology suite, including CT scanner, Digital X-ray, Ultrasound, as well as on-site laboratories certified by the Clinical Laboratory Improvements Amendments (CLIA) and accredited by the Commission on Office Laboratories Accreditation (COLA).
The Kingwood facility is located at 2158 Northpark Dr., Kingwood, Texas 77339. For more information, visithttp://www.fcer.com/locations/houston-map/kingwood/.
About First Choice Emergency Room
First Choice Emergency Room (FCER.com) is the nation’s leading network of independent freestanding emergency rooms; it is both the largest and the oldest. First Choice Emergency Room is revolutionizing the delivery of emergency medical services for adult and pediatric emergencies by offering patients convenient, neighborhood access to emergency medical care. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with a complete radiology suite of diagnostic technology (CT scanner, Ultrasound, and Digital X-ray) and on-site laboratory. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. First Choice Emergency Room has facilities in Austin, Dallas/Fort Worth, Houston, San Antonio, Colorado Springs and Denver. According to patient feedback collected by Press Ganey Associates Inc., First Choice Emergency Room provides the highest quality emergency medical care and received the 2013 and 2014 Press Ganey Guardian of Excellence for exceeding the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction nationwide. First Choice Emergency Room is an Adeptus Health company.