Getting Care

Driving Directions

Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center is located at  Bldg. 36065 Santa Fe Ave., Fort Hood , Texas.

Patients, Visitors, and Guests can reach the hospital through the Santa Fe Gate by taking the ramp located on T.J. Mills Boulevard just after the Marvin Leath Visitors Welcome Center.  
The Santa Fe gate is open Monday thru Friday from 5:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. except Training and Federal holidays.

Non-DoD ID card holders should report to Marvin Leath Visitors Welcome Center to obtain an access pass.  The visitors center is located on TJ Mills Blvd. Building 69012 adjacent to the Fort Hood Main Gate.  For more information or questions regarding access to the installation, call (254) 287-9909.

Contact Us


Always Open


(254) 288-8000

Patient Appointing Services
(254) 288-8888
(800) 305-6421


You can make appointments or talk to your provider by going here: MHS Genesis Patient Portal

MHS Nurse Advice Line
1-800-TRICARE, option 1, to talk to a nurse who can answer health-related questions, help you find a doctor and schedule appointments.

In Case of an Emergency
Go to the nearest Emergency Room or call 911.


36065 Santa Fe Avenue
Fort Hood, TX 76544

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