Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas

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About Us

Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas is the centerpiece of a new health district in downtown Austin, Texas.

Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas is a 211-bed teaching hospital. Our team approach brings together a wide range of specialists, advanced technology and treatments. The patient experience has been designed with you in mind. Our care team focuses on delivering compassionate, personalized that is right for you.

If you are experiencing a life-threatening medical emergency, get to the closest ER or call 911.

Dell Seton has online ER scheduling for minor emergencies. 

Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas is the primary teaching hospital for Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin. Through education, medical training and research, Dell Seton helps improve the delivery of healthcare in the communities we serve.

Hospital highlights

  • Level 1 Trauma Center for adults
  • Advanced critical care medicine
  • Extensive diagnostic imaging and advanced rehabilitation services
  • Advanced wound care

Excellence in surgery and endoscopy

Dell Seton has a wide variety of surgical sub-specialists. Our team approach, experience and surgical technologies help improve patient recovery and overall care.

Are you having surgery at Dell Seton?
Patient pre-admission form and surgery guide

Dell Seton is helping to transform the delivery of healthcare. Ascension care teams provide care with dignity and respect for everyone. Since 1902 when the Daughters of Charity opened the original Seton Infirmary in Austin, Texas, we continue to be steadfast in our commitment to enhance the way doctors are taught and care is delivered.

We listen to understand your health concerns. Then together, we create a care plan that's right for you and your family.

Specialty care and medical expertise

On the Dell Seton campus are experienced medical specialists and advanced care technology, including:

  • Seton brain and spine specialists
  • Seton heart and stroke care
  • Neurorehabilitation

Outpatient testing and services

For outpatient tests and procedures, we provide a full spectrum of diagnostic medical imaging, heart screening tests, CT lung scans, lab tests, and respiratory services. Our rehabilitation services include physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech-language pathology.

Dell Seton is committed to delivering high-quality, cost-effective care to all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable, regardless of their ability to pay. We accept a wide variety of insurance plans and will work with you to identify other financial options. We are also privileged to accept Veterans Choice. If you are a veteran experiencing difficulty accessing the VA for care, contact us. We are honored to provide the care you deserve.