Excel Hospital was established in 1993 as the first Heart Center in Tijuana and was the first to perform open-heart surgery in Baja California. Today, Excel Hospital has grown into a full-service, 24-hour medical center, serving the San Diego, Tijuana and Baja California communities.
Excel Hospital is the center of MediExcel’s network and is certified by the Mexican General Health Council. Excel complies with international standards for quality and offers a full range of medical specialties. Services include; Primary Care, Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Mental Health, Physical Therapy, Advanced Imaging & Radiology, Pharmacy, Lab, Dental and Vision Centers. Emergency and Urgent Care services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Plans include launching the first Trauma Center in Baja California in late 2022 and a new site by the San Ysidro Port of Entry in early 2023.
• 24-Hour Emergency / Urgent Care
• 60 Hospital Beds Across Six Floors
• OB/GYN / Pediatrics / Mental Health
• Eye Center with Ophthalmology Surgery
• 300 Physicians, Clinicians and Staff
• Dental Center With Surgery
• CAT Scan
• Heart Catheterization Room
• Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
• Advanced Dental Imaging
• Networked Phillips Imaging Equipment
• First Trauma Center in Baja California
Urgent Care Coverage
Urgent Care refers to an illness or injury that is not life-threatening but requires medical attention within 24 hours. An Urgent Care illness may be an allergic reaction, a wound or an abscess, an ear infection, a sprain or a strain.
MediExcel Health Plan has the largest U.S. urgent care provider network in San Diego and Imperial County. MediExcel members have access to numerous local clinics as well as 58 MinuteClinic© locations in California, inside select CVS/Pharmacies©.
Remember, all urgent care related follow-up care MUST BE provided by our network in Mexico. To find an urgent care provider near you, click the button below
MediExcel Health Plan covers emergency care services in Tijuana, San Diego, Mexicali, Tecate, Imperial County and worldwide.
If a member is faced with a life-threatening emergency in the U.S., they should call 911 or go to their nearest emergency room. An authorization is required for all post-stabilization treatment, including inter-facility transfers, surgeries, procedures or therapies. If a transfer is required, MediExcel will coordinate medical transport to our facility.
All emergency related follow-up care MUST BE provided by our network in Mexico.
MediExcel Health Plan provides quality and accessible health care to its members and their families. Our vast network includes highly-trained doctors and clinicians, available 7 days a week, to address everything from primary to complex care needs.
Important: If you or someone you care for is having a medical or mental health emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. Do not attempt to access emergency care through this website.
Members have access to several pharmacy options, depending on their location. The plan’s prescription drug copay will apply.
Ave. Benito Juárez # 81,
21410 Tecate, B.C.
MX: (665) 654 - 1818
Open 7 days a week
Paseo de los Héroes #2507
Zona Urbana Rio,
22010 Tijuana, B.C.
MX: (664) 633 - 8555 x 3091
Centro Comercial Los Encinos
Av. Nuevo León y Dr. Guerra,
Fracc. Los Encinos
22819 Tecate, B.C.
MX: (665) 654-2391
Calle Ortiz Rubio #22,
21400 Tecate, B.C.
MX: (665) 654-8949
Av. Francisco I. Madero #1006,
Col. Sección 2da.
21100 Mexicali, B.C.
Calle Bahía De Lucerna #798,
21137 Mexicali, B.C.
MX: (686) 552-1350
Calzada Cuauhtémoc #51,
Col. Cuauhtémoc Sur,
21200 Mexicali, B.C.
MX: (686) 565-6033