Is it the flu or just a cold? Compare symptoms below. If you or a family member is suffering, our care teams are here to help you get the care you need, when and where you need it.



    Care for the whole family, from kids to adults


    Care specializing in adults, including prevention
    and treatment of adult health concerns


    Care specializing in newborns, infants, kids and teens

Schedule a visit with a primary care doctor by making selections from the box below. To see a directory of all Providence Health Network doctors available to schedule online, click here.

express care, in your neighborhood

When you need care for minor illness or injury, our Ascension care teams at Providence Healthcare Network provide the compassionate, personalized care that you've come to expect.

Schedule a visit at an Express Care center by making selections from the box below.


Ascension care teams at Dell Children's Specialty Clinic are dedicated to treating children and adolescents with severe, unusual, and complex illnesses in the Waco Area. Pediatric Specialty Clinic - Sub-specialists of Dell Children's Medical Center is conveniently located in Woodway Medical Plaza in Waco, and offers pediatric sub-specialty expertise closer to you and the families of Central Texas.

Specialties include
  • Gastroenterology
  • Epilepsy and Seizure Care
  • Cardiology

Call 254-537-9130 to schedule an appointment.

children's emergency care, when seconds count

If your child is experiencing a major emergency, go to the ER as soon as possible or dial 9-1-1 now. Signs or symptoms of an acute emergency may include shortness of breath, chest pain, open fracture, fainting, severe bleeding, head injury or other major trauma, one-sided weakness or numbness, loss of consciousness/fainting, severe abdominal pain, or bites or stings from humans and animals.

Dell Children's offers comprehensive emergency care services at Providence Health Center. If your child has a non-life-threatening illness or injury and needs care, you can walk in or schedule an ER appointment online. Then you can wait at home until it is time to come in. Go online and choose an arrival time by making selections from the box below.


In Texas, Ascension operates Providence Healthcare Network and Seton Healthcare Family, which includes Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, Dell Seton Medical Center of The University of Texas and another 120 related clinical facilities that together employ more than 13,000 employees. Across Texas, Ascension provided more than $910 million in community benefit and charity care in fiscal year 2015. Serving Texas for 114 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest nonprofit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit