New Year’s baby celebrated at Texas Health Rockwall

(ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 5, 2017) Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall welcomed Frederick James Davis, the first baby born in 2017.  Dr. Karen Slabas delivered the 7 pound 7 ounce baby boy and second child of Emily and Eric Davis.  Freddy will join his big brother Hugo at their home in Wylie.

New Year’s babies are joyfully greeted with excitement!  Besides taking home their new son, the family receives a special gift basket donated by the hospital staff.  It includes a blanket, clothing, toys, diapers and personal care items along with a gift card for any last minute needs.

About Texas Health Presbyterian Rockwall

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall, recognized with the Gold Seal of Approval by the Joint Commission Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, is the first full-service community hospital in Rockwall.  THPHR offers 50 inpatient beds for acute medical and surgical needs, advanced medical technology and comprehensive services focused on quality patient care and safety close to home.  Additionally, Texas Health Rockwall provides a second full-service, state-of-the-art emergency room located in North Rockwall on Lakeshore Drive at SH 205.  Texas Health Rockwall is the only hospital in the DFW area to be named as a “100 Top Hospital” (2014) by Truven Health Analytics.  Texas Health Rockwall is proud to be recognized as Living Magazine’s Best of Rockwall and Rowlett recipient of “Best Hospital” and “Best ER” as well as home to several of DFW’s “Great 100 Nurses”.  For more information about Texas Health Rockwall, please visit our website at


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