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UT Physicians at The Heights earns PCMH recognition
UT Physicians at The Heights has been awarded recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
Heights clinic hosts holiday guest
UT Physicians at The Heights hosts special guest to spread holiday cheer.
Otorhinolaryngologists named to best doctors list
Two UT Physicians otorhinolaryngologists named to Best Doctors in America list.
Mayes honored as Doctor of the Year by Scleroderma Foundation
The Scleroderma Foundation named Maureen Mayes, M.D., their 2017 Doctor of the Year in recognition of her ongoing work in patient education.
Diabetes program earns ADA recognition
UT Physicians education program receives recognition from the American Diabetes Association.
The Wellness Effect: Programs Inspire Healthy Living
UT Physicians provides wellness programs that inspire changes in daily living.
Five ways to stay healthy during holiday travel
UT Physicians offers cold and flu prevention tips during the holiday travel season.
UT Physicians – Victory Earns National Recognition for Patient-Centered Care
The National Committee for Quality Assurance has recognized the UT Physicians - Victory as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH).
Reaching Out to the Community with Complimentary Vaccines
As part of the recovery effort in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, UT Physicians has hosted booths across the city to administer complimentary flu vaccines.
Nurses Provide Calm Inside, While Storm Raged Outside
During the worst of times, people count on heroes to step up and help them during their darkest hour. For UT Physicians, our team of heroes includes the staff on the 24-Hour Nurse Help Line.
UT Physicians Bayshore Family Practice Center Earns National Recognition for Patient-centered Care
The National Committee for Quality Assurance has recognized the UT Physicians Bayshore Family Practice Center as a Level 3 Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH).
New Study Focuses on Treatment for Epilepsy Caused By Tuberous Sclerosis
A clinical trial of a drug that researchers hope can prevent or delay the onset of epilepsy in children with tuberous sclerosis has begun at McGovern Medical School.
New Clinic to Open in North Houston
UT Physicians Community Health & Wellness Center – Jensen is a new multispecialty clinic in north Houston. The center offers high-quality primary care and medical screenings for adults and children.
UT Physicians reduces costs and improves outcomes of obstetric patients
UT Physicians received a bonus check of more than $101,000 from Community Health Choice for its successful efforts during a pilot study to lower costs and advance the care of pregnant women and their babies.
Fun, Food, Entertainment at Rosenberg Grand Opening
UT Physicians is offering an inside look at its new Rosenberg multispecialty clinic during a grand opening celebration filled with free family fun, food and entertainment.
How I got my life back after weight loss surgery
After trying to lose weight unsuccessfully with fad diets and exercise, 63-year-old Gary Johnson heard about a procedure from a friend that would melt away the pounds. He headed to Houston to meet with Dr. Todd Wilson for a consultation that would be life changing.
Preventative care saves Houstonian
Each year, an estimated 70,000 people will be diagnosed with oral, head and neck cancers. UT Physicians otorhinolaryngologists are working to educate the public about these types of cancers and how early detection is the key to survival.
UT Physicians Spotlight: Global Understanding of Bipolar Disorder
Increasing awareness of bipolar disorder is an important mission of behavioral health specialists at UT Physicians. Overcoming the stigma associated with the illness is crucial to bridging the gap between those affected and evidenced-based treatment.
UT Physicians Team Provides Care in Guatemala
In January 2017, A team of UT Physicians volunteers traveled to Guatemala on a medical mission trip planned by Faith in Practice, a non-profit organization.
What is a Thyroid Nodule?
UT Physicians expert explains the definition of a thyroid nodule and what patients should do if they feel a lump in their neck.
UT Physicians Recognized with Patient Service Award
UnitedHealthcare has recognized UT Physicians with its PATH Excellence in Patient Service Award. The accolade was presented to UT Physicians for our commitment to improving outcomes for members enrolled in UnitedHealthcare’s Medicare Advantage plans.
UT Physicians Cast Specialist Recognized for Outstanding Service
Congratulations to Brett Brinkley, UT Physicians 2016 Employee of the Year. Brinkley, a cast specialist at Ironman Sports Medicine Institute Memorial City, is known for being patient and kind with pediatric patients.
Get Screened: Cervical Health Awareness Month
January is cervical health awareness month—time to schedule wellness exams and encourage those around us to be proactive in fighting against cervical cancer.
When Breathing is a Burden—COPD Facts
November is COPD Awareness Month. COPD, short for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, describes progressive lung diseases including emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Chronic lung diseases are the third leading cause of death in the United States, behind only cancer and cardiovascular disease. Here are symptoms and risk factors for developing it.
UT Physicians Sickle Cell Center Expands Resources for Patients
For people living with sickle cell disease, chronic pain becomes an all too familiar part of everyday life. The UT Physicians Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center is working to help change that.
UT Physicians has expanded the Sickle Cell Center to accommodate the growing number of patients. Subspecialists, social services and behavioral health services have all been added to the center for a holistic approach to patient care.