Clinic Information

Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital

Address:
Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital
5656 Kelley Street 
Houston, TX 77026

Contact Numbers:
Phone: 713-566-5000

Parking:
Parking for patients and visitors is available in front of the hospital and can be accessed from Kelley Street.  There is a daily fee for parking at LBJ.

Patient Information

Please refer to the Harris Health website for additional information, including patient rights and responsibilities, patient privacy, billing and insurance, and obtaining medical records.

Maps and Directions
Services
  • The Inpatient Geriatric Consult Service helps manage both medical issues related to the older patient's care as well as geriatric issues such as:
    • Delirium and dementia evaluation
    • Polypharmacy
    • Functional decline
    • Functional decline
    • Falls
    • Failure to thrive/malnutrition
    • Elder abuse
    • Pre-operative evaluations and post-operative medical management
  • The Palliative Medicine Inpatient Consult Service strives to prevent and relieve suffering and support the best possible quality of life for patients facing life-threatening or debilitating illnesses.  This consult service evaluates and treats patients requiring palliative care, pain management and/or hospice services.  Common symptom complexes addressed by the Palliative Care Service include:
    • Pain
    • Shortness of breath
    • Constipation
    • Chronic Nausea
    • Delirium
    • Anxiety
    • Fatigue
    • Emotional and spiritual distress
  • The Palliative Medicine Clinics evaluate and treat physical and psychosocial symptoms for those with life-limiting illness.  This clinic serves as an entry point into the Palliative Medicine Program, as well as outpatient follow up for patients seen in the hospital or as part of the Bridge House Call Program.  Referrals to this clinic are made from within the Harris Health System.