The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) in Odessa opened the doors to its patient practice in June of 1999, which provides increased access to primary and specialized health care for patients of the Permian Basin. This 81,374 square foot facility houses patient-related services on the first and second floors and administrative offices and academic programs occupy the third floor.
The Odessa TTUHSC campus includes a School of Medicine, School of Nursing and a School of Health Professions. Our campus provides a premier learning environment with state of the art classrooms, laboratories, computer resources, and student support areas ranking among the finest within the State of Texas.
TTUHSC Odessa Schools
Odessa is home to the Physical Therapy program within the School of Health Professions. The PT program is dedicated to educating students to be autonomous, evidence-based practitioners who improve the health of people through the application of their clinical skills, collaboration with other health care professionals, and commitment to life-long learning and community service. MORE
The Permian Basin regional campus, located in Odessa, has been established as a graduate medical education site and now is home to residencies in Internal Medicine, Family and Community Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as clinical rotations and patient care in the departments of General Surgery, Psychiatry and Pediatrics. We provide medical education to third and fourth year medical students in all six core specialties including family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, psychiatry and surgery. MORE
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing at Odessa is committed to creating possibilities that prepare nursing students to meet the challenges of today's complex health care environment. We offer many options in nursing education, and you'll never have to leave Odessa. MORE
Research at Odessa
The mission of the TTUHSC at Odessa Department of Research is to be the leading research institute in providing world-class clinical care through the implementation and performance of innovative translational and basic science research. We strive to educate tomorrow’s leaders in medicine. MORE
Partnerships in the Community
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Odessa campus has tremendous community support with a designated Advisory Council comprised of over thirty highly involved and influential area volunteers.
Additionally, Texas Tech Physicians provide care to the Permian Basin through outpatient medical clinics in Odessa and Midland. Our physicians provide care in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Behavioral Health, Surgery and Pediatrics with hospital privileges at Medical Center Hospital and Midland Memorial Hospital.
In the event of an emergency, the campus specific page will be updated with information about the nature of the incident, how to remain safe and, after the event, the point at which safety has been restored.