21315 N, TX-130,
Pflugerville, TX 78660
Five Star ER | Pflugerville/Hutto is located at the southeast corner of SH 130 (also known as FM 685) at Gattis School Road. We are easily accessible for residents on the north side of Pflugerville or east side of Round Rock, including those in the Star Ranch, Forest Creek, Steeds Crossing, and Blackhawk neighborhoods. We are also the nearest emergency room for residents of Hutto.
Mike Zimmerman, MD
Medical Director, Five Star ER
Mike Zimmerman, MD, FACEP serves as medical director of the Pflugerville Five Star ER. Dr. Zimmerman grew up in central Illinois and got a BS in Biology and an MS in Physiology from Creighton University, and his MD from Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, completing his residency at the University of Chicago. He joined Emergency Service Partners in 2013 and has worked at Seton Medical Center Williamson. Previously, he served as associate medical director/EMS director at Riverview Emergency Department in Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Dr. Zimmerman’s career includes service as a member of the board of directors for Infinity HealthCare Inc., a clinical instructor of emergency medicine, a hospital education director, and as a flight physician. Married with three kids, in his free time Dr. Zimmerman enjoys skiing, racket sports, swimming, Formula 1, and music. He actually has an uncanny ability to remember song lyrics – especially 80’s music and punk rock!
Juan Morales , RN
Nurse Manager, Five Star ER
Juan Morales, RN, is the nurse manager at Five Star ER in Pflugerville. He grew up in Baytown, Texas, a suburb east of Houston. His aunt, who passed away in 2013 from breast cancer, inspired him to become a nurse. Juan graduated from Lamar University in 2006 with his Bachelors in Nursing and is currently attending UTMB for his Master’s degree. Juan is a proud uncle to one “wonderful and awesome” nephew named Jaxon Andrew Bishop. Juan enjoys golfing and spending time with close friends.