Health Care

Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital

Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital has been meeting the health care needs of the residents of Baytown, East Harris, Liberty and Chambers counties for over 70 years and is transforming health care in the region.

The hospital provides exceptional treatment, as our physicians, nurses and staff adhere to our I CARE values of integrity, compassion, accountability, respect and excellence. Its highly trained, specialized medical team and physicians provide world-class health care to patients. The hospital is committed to providing the most advanced treatment options, allowing patients to stay close to home for their care.

The hospital has a full range of medical specialties, including bariatric and general surgery, breast surgery, breast imaging, cardiovascular surgery, colorectal surgery, pulmonology/critical care, gastroenterology/liver disease, hematology/oncology, neurology, obstetrics/gynecology, occupational health, orthopedic and sports medicine, urology and spine surgery, in addition to primary care. For more information or to make an appointment, call (281) 428-2273.

To meet the demands of the growing community, the hospital embarked on a $100 million expansion and renovation project. The centerpiece of the project is the construction of a three-story tower that includes a new emergency department, expanded Level II neonatal intensive care unit and additional inpatient beds and operating rooms.

A new, state-of-the-art outpatient center at 1677 W. Baker Rd. offers comprehensive outpatient services in one convenient location. The new facility includes the Breast Care Center, Clinical Training Center, imaging (MRI, CT scan, ultrasound and X-ray), laboratory services, Occupational Health Clinic, Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, physical and occupational therapy, Primary Care Clinic and outpatient surgical services. It also includes a turf field for sports medicine rehabilitation. To make an online appointment at any of these facilities, visit, or call (281) 428-2273.

Houston Methodist Cancer Center at Baytown also opened a new outpatient infusion center providing comprehensive infusion services, from chemotherapy to blood transfusions. The cancer center is home to an experienced, specialized team of oncologists, radiation oncologists and oncology nurses to help navigate the cancer journey.

The care team provides services ranging from prevention and diagnosis to advanced treatment follow-up and survivorship. The cancer program also offers screenings, educational events, support groups, clinical trial access and genetic testing close to home. Every patient has unique needs when it comes to cancer treatment and our navigators, physicians and care team are there to assist in fighting cancer in a compassionate and supportive environment. For more information or assistance in cancer care, call (281) 420-8809.

Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital is committed to serving the community with specially trained, dedicated staff. The hospital is American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Recognized for its exceptional nursing program. This designation is based on the hospital’s management philosophy and practices of nursing services. The nursing program is recognized for its adherence to high standards for improving the quality of patient care. Houston Methodist Baytown Hospital was recognized for its superior performance by nursing personnel and its attention to the cultural and ethnic diversity of patients and families. This designation has been awarded to only 482 hospitals in the world.

For more information, visit and click on “Find a Doctor” or “Schedule an Appointment,” or call (281) 428-2273 to make an appointment with a physician of any hospital service.

Altus Baytown Hospital

Altus Baytown Hospital is a 14-bed specialty facility nestled between West Baker Road and Manor Drive in Baytown.

As a truly state-of-the-art provider, Altus Baytown Hospital and Altus Women’s Center offer the community access to the latest health care technology, along with the highest quality personalized care by the medical and nursing staff.

Whether patients require diagnostic imaging or surgery, they can trust Altus Baytown Hospital for comprehensive care in a convenient setting, customized to meet their individual needs.

“Altus Baytown Hospital is the best kept secret in Baytown,” says Molly McComas, hospital administrator. “Our staff offers a personalized touch throughout each patient’s journey. Our patient’s health care needs and safety are our top priorities.”

Altus Health System service lines include diagnostic imaging, mammography, ENT, gastroenterology, general surgery, gynecologic surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic and spine surgery, pain management, plastic surgery, podiatry, radiation oncology and urology.