Physician Resources

Appointment New Patient Appointment or 214-645-8300

UT Southwestern physicians offer consultations and treatment in about 80 areas of medical specialization. Our ability to provide integrated, multidisciplinary care across a wide spectrum makes UTSW an exceptional choice for even the most difficult cases.

If you have a patient in need of referral, our staff will assist with the secure transfer of medical records and test results to UT Southwestern offices.

We’ll provide quality care in a manner consistent with your practice. And we’ll work collaboratively with you to ensure a smooth transition back to your practice when appropriate.

Refer by Phone

Physicians can call Patient and Physician Referral Services to schedule a consultation or fax patient records:

Phone: 214-645-8300 or 817-882-2400
Fax: 214-645-7999 or 817-882-2401

Monday – Friday
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Refer Online

Physicians have several online options to refer patients to UT Southwestern:

Hospital-to-Hospital Transfers

Offered exclusively to physicians and hospital staff, UT Southwestern's hospital-to-hospital patient transfer service provides a seamless transition of patient care, including emergency and complex cases.

  • Call 877-645-0911 to speak with UT Southwestern physicians, nurses, or staff 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Throughout the patient’s stay at UT Southwestern, referring physicians are kept informed of their patient’s status and are notified if there are any changes to the transfer plan.

Maternal-Fetal Transport

Our maternal-fetal transport hotline provides 24-hour, direct physician-to-physician contact for high-risk obstetrical cases.

For emergencies, physicians should call 877-887-9MFM (877-887-9636). For nonemergencies, please call 214-645-3837.

Help with Questions

The UT Southwestern Health System Physician Outreach team is available to assist external physicians with questions.

To reach a member of our Physician Outreach team, call 469-291-3178.