For Patients

Southwestern Health Resources was created to keep you and your loved ones healthy through preventing disease and managing health conditions.

Whether you’re looking for a primary care physician or need to find a specialist, our network offers you access to quality care conveniently located throughout North Texas.

SWHR is a clinically integrated network of more than 7,000 providers, 31 hospitals and more than 650 outpatient facilities and clinics

Answers to health questions you care about most

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Breast Cancer
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Diabetes
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Cervical cancer
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Hypertension
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Colorectal cancer

Additional patient resources

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What kind of care do I need?

Get tips on whether to go to the emergency room, urgent care center or doctor's office when you need medical attention.

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Good health checklist

Download this helpful checklist and take it with you to your next wellness exam.

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Managing your medication

It can be challenging to take medications as directed. View helpful tips and keep a simple log to manage your medications.

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Focus on small, heart-healthy changes to your eating plan, and you can make a positive difference in your health.

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Heart disease risk in Black Americans

Heart disease and stroke are leading causes of death among all Americans. But for Black Americans, the risk is even higher.

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Colorectal cancer screenings: Know all your options

Talk with your doctor about colorectal cancer screening. Together, you can decide which colorectal cancer test is right for you.