First Choice Emergency Room, a department of First Texas Hospital, 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.
Our Spring - Kuykendahl ER is located on Kuykendahl Rd, 5 blocks north of FM 2920
We accept all insurance including Medicare, Medicaid, and Tricare.
Dr. Kretschmer received his undergraduate degree from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX and his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, TX. Previously, he served as Facility Medical Director at First Choice Emergency Room’s facility in The Woodlands and as the Houston Area Medical Director for First Choice Emergency Room. Dr. Kretschmer is board-certified in emergency medicine and has over 30 years practicing emergency medicine.