Wharton EMS

Wharton EMS is under the direction of John Kowalik, Supervisors Temple Koonce, Christy Gonzales, and Jose Damian. Wharton EMS staffs three full time twenty-four ambulances.

Medical Direction

Medical direction for the department is under Dr. Jeffery Gubbels.


Wharton EMS has four in service Type 1 ambulances and 1 reserve Type 1 ambulance.


Wharton EMS conducts monthly CE in house training sessions. We have several AHA CPR, ACLS, and PALS instructors that are essential in re-certifying the medics. Wharton EMS also teaches first aid and CPR to the community. Wharton EMS offers classes the last week of the month. For more information on upcoming CPR, ACLS, or PALS classes please call 832-725-2427.

City of Wharton
120 East Caney Street
Wharton, Texas 77488
Phone: (979) 532-2491

Wharton Volunteer Fire Department
319 N. Fulton St.
Wharton, Texas 77488
(979) 532-4811 Ext 400


Wharton Police Department
1407 N Richmond Rd

Wharton, Texas 77488
(979) 532-3131

City of Wharton Civic Center
1924 N Fulton St.
Wharton, Texas 77488
(979) 532-2491 Ext 600
Wharton Emergency Management
1407 N Richmond Rd.
Wharton, Texas 77488
(979) 532-4811 Ext 570
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