Waco Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center

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Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center is an acute care hospital serving the health care needs of Central Texas.

Many health care advancements in Waco — such as our major Level II Trauma Center, our Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Aquilion 64-slice CT scanner — are found only at Hillcrest. Continuous improvement in every area of service is one of our core values.

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  • Cardiology
    • Advanced heart failure clinic
    • Cardiac catheterization
    • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Diagnostic Imaging
    • MRI
    • Vascular and interventional radiology
    • CT scan
    • Digital mammography
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Home Care and Hospice
  • Joint Center
    • Knee replacement
    • Hip replacement
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
  • Obstetrics/Gynecology
  • Orthopedics
    • Joint replacement surgery
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pulmonary
    • Pulmonary rehabilitation
  • Sleep Medicine



Rebecca Backstrom
Ashwini Bhat
Maria Blazo
Veronica Brito
Paul A. Burns
Emergency Physician


  • Bear Care Program

    Hillcrest offers a unique program to support Baylor University students and their families during emergency situations.

  • The Joint Center at Hillcrest

    Our Joint Center is a dedicated multidisciplinary team focused completely on your wellbeing. In addition to providing the best orthopedic surgeons, our team offers patients the comfor of distinctive private rooms and a committed group of nurses and therapists to quickly return you to your fullest quality of life.

    For more information about our program, call 254-202-2155.