Acute Pulmonary Embolism Center

The Acute Pulmonary Embolism Center is South Texas’s Center for the advanced treatment of pulmonary embolism. We offer our patients an integrated experienced team of UT physicians and surgeons capable of meeting the specific and urgent needs of all patients suffering from Acute Pulmonary Embolism.

Acute Pulmonary embolism is a serious, potential life threatening problem that requires rapid diagnosis and definitive treatment. When a pulmonary embolism occurs, patients, their families and their local physicians know they can rely on our team for prompt, patient-focused care at the region’s only Academic Medical Center with Level 1 Trauma and critical care support. Each member of our multidisciplinary team of surgeons, physicians, anesthesiologists, intensivists, nurse practitioners and other professionals have years of experience looking after patients with Acute Pulmonary embolism. The unique combination of unparalleled expertise, state of the art facilities and advanced technology at the University hospital and at South Texas Medical Center allow us to offer each patient personalized disease specific treatment tailored to his or her needs ranging from anticoagulation, IVC filters, Thrombolysis, ECMO and open pulmonary thrombectomy.

Acute Pulmonary Embolism Center

University Hospital
Sky Tower
4502 Medical Drive map/directions
San Antonio, TX