First Choice Emergency Room is the nation’s leading freestanding emergency room system; it is both largest and the oldest. First Choice Emergency Room facilities are innovative, freestanding, and fully equipped emergency rooms with state of the art diagnostic technology (CT Scanners, Ultrasound, Digital X-ray) and on-site labs. All First Choice Emergency Room locations are exclusively staffed with board-certified emergency physicians and emergency trained registered nurses.
Dr. Smaistrla received his undergraduate and medical degrees from Texas A&M University. He is also currently a physician in the Level II Trauma Center at St. Joseph's Regional Health Center in Bryan, Texas. Since 2012, he has been a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Clerkship Director of Emergency Medicine at Texas A&M University-College of Medicine. Dr. Smaistrla is board-certified in emergency medicine and lives in College Station, TX, with his wife and two children.