Health Care

Coon Memorial Hospital (806-244-4571) is an acute-care facility offering Level IV trauma services. The hospital offers inpatient and outpatient services, 24-hour Emergency Room services, general surgery, general nursing, laboratory, radiology, physical and occupational therapy, swing-bed services, and general business and medical records services.

Coon Memorial Nursing Home (806-244-8555) is located on beautiful grounds connected to the hospital. The home offers a comfortable atmosphere with activities for residents and family members; semi-private and private rooms are available. Three levels of care are provided to best suit the needs of each resident.

Legacy, An Assisted Living Community is located across Texas Avenue from Coon Memorial Nursing Home. Assisted Living is a combination of housing and personalized support services where each person receives customized care and attention. It is designed for the person who does not need the full range of services offered by the nursing home, but requires supervision or assistance with the activities of daily living. Legacy will offer three selections of resident rooms and residents bring their own furnishings to create a more home- like atmosphere.

Coon Memorial Home Health Care (806-244-8738) offers nursing care to homebound patients.

Coon Memorial Occupational Health Clinic (806-244-7790) provides area businesses with DOT testing, drug testing, hearing and other testing services, and also offers annual flu shots and other immunizations.

Dalhart Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine (806-244-0015) offers a wide range of physical and occupational therapy services to improve your state of wellness and independence. Speech therapy services are also offered.

There are several providers meeting the health care needs of Dalhart area residents: Housed in Dalhart Family Medicine Clinic (806-244-5668) are Neel Kanase, M.D.; David Thetford, D.O.; and Sean Green, P.A. High Country Community Rural Health Clinic (806-249-8324) houses Bruce Schubert, P.A. and Janetta Bitting, N.P., while Randy Herring, M.D.(806-244-1013) and Matt Turner, M.D. (806-244-4753) are private practice physicians in their own clinics. Frederick Cramer, M.D., FACS and Jose Espinel, MD (806-244-3824) offers general surgery services along with .

Dr. Richard Dunham (806-249-5538) and Dr. Brian Alver (806-249-4853) offer dental services to local residents, while Dr. Steven Astuto (806-249-6260) provides orthodontic services. For eye care, residents can turn to the optometrists at Advanced Eye Care (806-249-6050). Chiropractic services are also available in the city. High Plains Hearing Aid Center (806-249-4224) offers hearing tests and equipment for the region.

Several pharmacies manage the prescription and medical needs of residents, including Bowers Prescription (806-249-4343), City Drug & Gift Store (806-244-2855), and United Pharmacy in United Supermarket (806-249-6167). Doctors and residents can find needed medical equipment through suppliers Med-Equip, Inc. (806-244-8508) and Panhandle Respiratory (806-244-2266).