As the largest medical center in the world, the Texas Medical Center is an internationally recognized community of healing, learning and discovery. Texas Medical Center is home to many of the nation’s best hospitals, physicians, researchers, educational institutions and health care providers. Recognized by US News and World Report’s Annual Survey of America’s Best Hospitals in all 19 categories of adult care and all 10 pediatric care specialties, the member institutions of the Texas Medical Center are known throughout the world for the quality of patient care and excellence in teaching and research.

  • 49 member institutions: 21 academic, 14 hospitals, 3 medical schools, 6 nursing schools
  • 33.8 million gross square feet of patient care, education and research space, equivalent to the commercial office space in the 12th largest business district in the US
  • 162 buildings
  • 6,800 patient beds
  • 1,000+ acres
  • 20,000 physicians, scientists, researchers, and other advanced degreed professionals in life sciences
  • $14 Billion annual regional economic impact
  • 93,500 employees
  • 6 million annual patient visits