Experience the Difference at Doctors Hospital of Laredo

Doctors Hospital of Laredo, in Laredo, TX, is a 183-bed acute care facility that offers a range of medical services. You'll feel a difference when you walk in our doors. There's pride in the care we deliver and a commitment to serving Laredo's growing healthcare needs.

You'll see the difference in our enhanced services and expanding network of care. This includes 24-hour emergency care, open-heart surgery, wound care and hyperbaric medicine and comprehensive women’s health services.

The hospital is also a regional leader in cancer care. Since 1987, cancer specialists at Doctors Hospital have been working with healthcare professionals from leading cancer facilities in the community to find the best ways to diagnose and treat patients so they can start a road to recovery.

The Heart and Vascular Center program at Doctors Hospital provides expert care for patients experiencing heart attack, heart disease and other cardiac conditions. At Doctors Hospital, your heart health is our top priority. It’s why we offer Laredo’s only open-heart surgery program, invested in an advanced cardiac surgical suite, and have expanded with a new team of highly trained surgeons available 24 hours a day, seven days a week (heart attacks don’t make appointments).

Doctors Hospital Mission

The hospital is steadfast in its commitment to service excellence and patient satisfaction. Its mission is to provide the best healthcare services that patients recommend to families and friends, physicians prefer for their patients, purchasers select for their clients, employees are proud of, and investors seek for long-term results.

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Doctors Hospital of Laredo Texas

 

Physician Investors

Doctors Hospital of Laredo is directly or indirectly owned by a partnership that includes physician owners, including certain members of the hospital's medical staff. Physician investors include:

 
  • Jesus Aguirre-Burgos, MD
  • Luis M. Benavides, MD
  • Alex J. Blanco, MD
  • Cynthia G. Cantu, MD
  • Roberto Cantu-Lara, MD
  • Francisco Cervantes, MD
  • Carlos Cigarroa, MD
  • Rene Compean, MD
  • Rafael Deliz, MD, Vice Chief of Staff
  • Pedro Diaz, MD
  • Eduardo B. Fernandez, MD
  • Jose R. Garcia, MD
  • Eduardo Gomez-Vazquez, MD
  • Jorge Gomez-Vazquez, MD
  • Jose Gomez-Vazquez, MD
  • Roberto Gomez-Vazquez, MD
  • Manuel J. Gonzalez, MD
  • Marissa Gonzalez, MD
 
  • Manuel A. Jovel-Barriere, MD
  • Gladys C. Keene, MD
  • Roger H. Keene, MD
  • Oscar Lightner, MD
  • Raul Mireles, MD
  • Francisco I. Pena, MD
  • Maria Monette S. Regalado, MD
  • Antonio Rodriguez, MD
  • Asuncion Soriano, MD
  • Ramon Soriano, MD
  • Alfredo Trevino, Jr., MD
  • Gary Unzeitig, MD, SEP FBO
  • Jane Unzeitig, MD
  • Humberto J. Varela, MD
  • Winder N. Vasquez, MD
  • Roberto Villegas, Jr., MD (NEWCO Partners)
  • Eloy Zamarron, MD
  • Osvaldo Zapata
 

Hospital Leadership

Emma Maria Montes-Ewing
Chief Executive Officer

Chad Dunavan, RN, DNP
Chief Nursing Officer

Rebecca Garcia Hernandez, BSN
Asst. Chief Nursing Officer

Board Leadership and Membership

Carol Sherwood
Executive Director, Habitat for Humanity of Laredo
Chairman of the Board

Cynthia Collazo
Former Deputy Manager, City of Laredo

Kevin Romo
State Farm Insurance, Agent

Steve E. Landin
Webb County EMC
Fire Chief/ EMC (Retired), City of Laredo

Letty H. Perez
Senior Escrow Officer, Operations Manager II
Commercial and Residential Specialist
Stewart Title - Border Division

Marissa R. Gonzalez, MD
Chief of Staff

Rafael J. Deliz, MD
Vice Chief of Staff

Eduardo Miranda, MD

Fernando Sanchez, MD

Armando Gonzalez, MD

J. Santiago Gutierrez, MD, CMO
(NEWCO Partners)

Juan F. Montalvo, MD
(NEWCO Partners)

Roberto Villegas, Jr., MD
(NEWCO Partners)

Charles Stark, RVP
South Texas – Acute Care Division

Emma Maria Montes-Ewing, CEO

Chad Dunavan, CNO