Healthcare In Las Cruces
Of primary importance to the residents of Las Cruces and Dona Ana County and to those considering relocating to the area, is the quality and quantity of healthcare and medical facilities. We are fortunate to have an abundance of healthcare professionals as well as modern state of the art facilities.
Two major hospitals form the nucleus of our healthcare system with their specialists and technologies. They have gained national recognition for cardiovascular, orthopedics, joint replacement, and womens healthcare.
There are over 400 physicians including a large number of Primary Care Physicians for Families, Women and Children. Our Physicans include 36 Medical Specialists from Allergists to Vascular Surgeons. Our dental community has all the dental specialities represented. Medical Outpatient facilities abound with 4-cancer treatment centers and 3-dialysis centers. We have many urgent care, physical therapy, home health,and Assisted living and Nursing home services available.
You may rest assured that Las Cruces offers the highest quality and state-of-the-art healthcare facilities, ancillary healthcare services, and healthcare providers you may want or need. High quality, cost effective treatment, with ease of access, are the benchmarks for healthcare in Las Cruces-just one more advantage of living in what is fast becoming one of the most desirable areas in the entire Southwest.
IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY
ALWAYS REMEMBER 911 IS YOUR FIRST LINE RESOURCE
Other Emergency Numbers to keep handy are:
- Fire & Rescue 575-528-3473
- Police 575-526-0795
- Sheriff 575-526-0795
- Ambulance 575-526-0795
- Poison Control 800-222-1222
- State Police 575-524-6111
- American Medical Responce (575)523-0225
- Southwest Ambulance (575) 527-2031
- Southwest MEDEVAC (575) 525-2660
This article is intended to be an introduction/index to the healcare facilities and providers in Las Cruces. It has been divided into categories and the header is a link to a detailed artilce.
NOTE: In order to provide you with the most information about some categories, I have used links to the "Online Yellow Pages." This is a more comprehensive listing for that category, and the listing and display ads provide you with a significant amount of additional information - including mapping, services provided, websites, and much more.
LAS CRUCES HOSPITALS - There are two Regional Medical Centers, a full service Rehabilitation Hospital, an Adult and Adolescent Mental Health Facility, and a long term Advanced Care Hospital.
PHYSICIANS - The number of Physicians in the area is quickly approaching 400 in thirty-six different specialties. This is a Full Physican List by Specialty.
GENERAL DENTISTS - We have many General Dentists, as well as all the Dental Specialties.
URGENT CARE, MEDICAL GROUPS AND CLINICS - Both of the Hospitals, Memorial Medical Center and Mountain View Regional Medical Center, provide 24/7 Urgent Care Facilities in addition to their regular Emergency Room Services. There are additional primary care and multispecialty care centers and clinical facilities. The largest and most comprehensive are the Ben Archer Health Center, The Family Medicine Center at Memorial Medical Center, La Clinica De Familia, and the Rio Grande Medical Group.
PHYSICAL THERAPY FACILITIES, PROVIDERS & SERVICES - See the listing for all of our Physical Therapy facilities and providers. Use the display ads to get a feel for the services that they provide.
HOME HEALTH SERVICES & ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES - This article provides a listing of the in-home nursing services available, as well as facilities for assisted living ranging from independent living to skilled nursing facilities.