Ascension Providence

A leader in coordinated, compassionate care for the whole you

A personal, coordinated approach to health that connects the dots for patients from compassionate doctors and care teams who listen is what makes Ascension Providence a healthcare leader in Waco. From women’s health to care for life-threatening illnesses and injuries to everyday care for the whole family, this full-service health system with 24/7 emergency care is backed by leading heart, stroke, surgical and orthopedic and sports medicine specialists.

Questions and concerns about your health matter. Ascension Providence doctors and care teams listen to understand each patient’s unique healthcare needs, then work with the patient and their family to create the right care plan. At Ascension Providence, the doors are always open to provide health and healing, for the whole person — body, mind and spirit.

Women of all ages can find personalized care from the OB-GYNs and certified nurse-midwives at Ascension Medical Group Providence, including convenient appointments for 3D mammograms at Ascension Providence Breast Health Center and minimally invasive [gynecologic] surgery options at Ascension Providence. Expectant moms have the care they need throughout their pregnancies, labor and delivery and follow-up care. The neonatal nursing care team at Ascension Providence provides 24/7 care for babies needing more advanced care. Dell Children’s specialists are available in Waco, providing specialized pediatric care to Central Texas children and families.

Ascension Providence is a leader in minimally invasive robotic surgery in Waco, treating more than 3,800 patients since 2013. Ascension Providence was the first hospital in Waco to use ROSA® robotic-assisted technology for knee replacement surgery. Performing Ion by Intuitive robot-assisted bronchoscopies to diagnose and treat lung cancer is another Waco first. Care teams at Ascension Providence specialize in robotic surgery options for orthopedic, gynecology, urology, thoracic, general surgery – including reflux and hernia repair – and colon and rectal care.

The care team at Ascension Providence is also known for its medical breakthroughs in heart care in the community. They performed Waco’s first heart catheterization and open-heart surgery in 1973 and the first transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) in 2018, which has grown into a nationally recognized program. Today, doctors and care teams here continue to deliver the most advanced heart care in Waco.

Choosing Ascension Providence Cancer Program means being connected to care teams providing early cancer detection with our advanced cancer screening programs, a personalized care plan, cutting-edge treatment options and support services. As a Commission on Cancer accredited facility, the program uses a multidisciplinary approach for diagnosing and treating cancer, with cancer care teams that include doctors, nurses, dietitians and specialists working together for the best possible outcomes for their patients.

To make an appointment or get connected to an Ascension Providence doctor, visit ascension.org.

Ascension Providence

6901 Medical Parkway Waco, TX 76712