At Ascension Providence, our care teams listen to understand your health concerns.
We have the doctors, medical specialists, and healthcare services your family needs, close to home.
Located in West Waco, our campus includes a 237-bed, acute-care hospital and a 24/7 emergency room located on the northwest side of the hospital, off Londonberry.
If your are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, go directly to the ER or call 911.
Our 24/7 Chest Pain Center
This center is for adults with any type of chest pain. We are recognized by the American Heart Association Mission Lifeline and Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. Don’t delay when heart attack or stroke symptoms occur.
The ER doctors are available at all times and specialty doctors are available, as needed. A large, comfortable waiting area and specially designed family rooms and suites help provide comfort for both patient and family. We encourage families to stay with the patient and keep family members informed.
Women's Health and Newborn Center
From the Ascension Providence Women and Newborns Center to the Ascension Providence Breast Health Center and Ascension Medical Group Providence Women’s Health, we provide a full ranges of services throughout a woman’s life. Our care team focuses on the needs of you and your baby and we customize your prenatal care. Our OB-GYN doctors and nurses are very experienced for all types of pregnancies and births. We have spacious labor rooms and a lot of extras to help make your childbirth experience a safe and meaningful time. If your baby has a special medical need, we provide high-quality neonatal nursery care with access to a network of Ascension Texas pediatric specialists.
Call 254-751-4581 to take a maternity services tour.
Medical Specialty Care
The Ascension Providence Medical Plaza includes the offices of specialty care doctors and related services. The Ascension Providence Clinic and Family Medicine Center is a primary care facility serving all members of your family from newborns to seniors.
The Providence Heart Hospital is at Ascension Providence. Our heart and vascular doctors and care team work together to deliver care that is right for you. Now you have greater access to a network of heart care, advanced testing and procedures closer to home. Our focus is on your long-term health.
The Heart Hospital in the F.M. and Gloria Young Tower of Providence Hospital has a dedicated team of highly experienced cardiologists, heart surgeons, and nurses.
Specialty Heart Care
The heart care team has experience in caring for many types of cardiovascular conditions, including coronary disease, A-fib and other heart rhythm disorders, and structural heart valve issues. When needed, advanced heart care procedures are available close to home, including ablation, pacemakers, implantable cardioverter defibrillator, TAVR, ASD-PFO closure, and the implantable Watchman device. We also offer minimally invasive approaches for coronary and vascular care, open-heart surgery, Maze heart surgery to treat chronic atrial fibrillation, and robotic-assisted cardiac surgery.
Other Ascension heart clinics and services include: Congestive Heart Failure Clinic and Heart "Success" University, 254-751-4284; Lipid Clinic; Protime Clinic; and cardio-pulmonary rehabilitation.
Diagnostic Medical Imaging and MRI Center
When you need an outpatient test or procedure, our care team helps to make you as comfortable as possible in a relaxed environment. Our high-quality, diagnostic imaging equipment helps give you and your care team a clearer picture of your health. At Ascension Providence we have:
- Bone density DXA scan
- Breast imaging digital mammography
- CT scan
- Nuclear Medicine
For central scheduling, call 254-751-4624 or for other questions, call one of the following departments:
- Nuclear medicine: 254-751-4263
- Radiology Department, CT Scan and ultrasound: 254-751-4624
- Special procedures: 254-751-4264
Ascension Providence is an ACR-Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center. To learn more about our CT Low Dose Lung Cancer Screening program, please talk to your primary care doctor to see if this test is right for you.
Ascension Providence has a long history of providing cancer care in Central Texas, and works collaboratively with Texas Oncology Waco, Waco Surgical Group, the Ascension Providence Breast Health Center, and local physicians to continually improve cancer care services for Central Texans.
The Cancer Program at Ascension Providence is fully accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer. To learn more about our accreditation and program objectives, please access our Public Outcomes Report for 2019 below.
Wound Care Center
The Ascension Texas Wound Care Center in Waco is on the Ascension Providence campus. We are the only chronic wound center between Dallas and Killeen, Texas. Our experienced care team provides advanced healing therapies, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
For a schedule of educational opportunities at Ascension Providence, please call the Education Department at 254-751-4799.