Welcome to Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital 

Welcome to the Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital website and thank you for visiting us. I hope you find the information on this site to be helpful and informative. We believe the best quality healthcare comes from a well-educated healthcare consumer. The more you understand about your treatment options, the more you will be able to make a knowledgeable choice about your physician and the location for your surgery.

Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital opened in 1995. Over more than 20 years, our facility has established itself as one of the premiere surgical specialty hospitals for residents coming from nearby Austin, the beautiful Hill Country, San Antonio and from across the Central Texas Region. 

Every day we focus on our mission to create a patient-centered environment delivered by compassionate and caring professionals. We are a values-based organization with a focus clinical excellence and high quality care. At Northwest Hills, we truly believe in caring for our patients and their family members as if they were our own family.

I invite you to explore this site and find out more about our physicians and staff, what may be causing your symptoms, and the latest treatment options available to you. Our team of board certified physicians, nurses and technicians is committed to exceeding your healthcare needs and expectations. We look forward to caring for you.


Cullen Scott
Chief Executive Officer

We provide the necessary information to help you make a well-informed healthcare decision 

Research has shown that the best healthcare comes from a well-informed healthcare consumer making knowledgeable decisions about their treatment options, and then selecting the best specialists for care. The more you understand about your treatment options, the more you will be able to make a knowledgeable choice about your physician and the location for your surgery. In particular, specific to orthopedics, within this Northwest Hills Surgical Hospital Internet site you can find information related to the following common questions and issues:



  • What are some home remedies for hip pain?
  • How are non-surgical treatments used for hip pain?
  • How does surgery resolve hip pain?
  • When is hip replacement necessary?
  • What is mini-hip replacement?
  • How to find the best-trained specialist for hip pain?


  • What home remedies help knee pain?
  • How can you self-diagnose the cause of knee pain?
  • What non-surgical treatments work for knee pain?
  • How does knee surgery address knee pain symptoms?
  • When is knee replacement necessary?
  • How to find the best-trained knee specialist?


  • What home remedies work best for shoulder pain?
  • What non-surgical treatments work best for shoulder pain?
  • Who qualifies for shoulder replacement?
  • How is shoulder replacement done?
  • How do you find the best shoulder surgeon?


  • Do home remedies work for foot problems?
  • When is surgery necessary for foot problems?
  • When do bunions require foot surgery?


  • What are the symptoms of carpal tunnel?
  • Do non-surgical options relieve carpal tunnel numbness?
  • How is carpal tunnel surgery performed?