Health Programs/Services

We offer virtual, hybrid, and in-person classes at no cost to participants. Registration is required to receive a link to any of our wellness classes. Registration information is located at the end of the calendar.

UT Physicians is committed to keeping your workforce healthy. Our experience in corporate wellness screenings and onsite health visits helps minimize interruptions in your day-to-day operations. With over 100 locations across the Houston area, our medical teams and lab partners work quickly to get you test results and recommend treatment options. Our staff also provides consultation services based on your organizational structure. We can help organizations of all sizes.

Dare to C.A.R.E. is a national vascular screening and disease management program. To make an appointment for a free vascular screening, or for more information, please call 713-486-DARE (3273).

Diabetes Self-Management Education can help you understand why making some changes might better help you manage diabetes. The goal is to have an open discussion with a diabetes educator about what you believe you can do to make those changes. Our Diabetes Self-Management Education program is recognized by the American Diabetes Association for Diabetes Education. This education program takes place in a group class or in a one-on-one session, depending on your needs.

UT Physicians Educational Corner is a resource for parents and guardians to learn and understand how to navigate the school system for your child’s needs. On this page, you will learn about programs that exist to help support your child with their academic and behavior goals. You will also find a list of educational resources to advocate for your child while caring for yourself.

One of the most immediate health benefits of practicing Hatha yoga poses is a feeling of calm; when you focus on your yoga practice, you may focus less on your worries or woes. Yoga can increase your flexibility, range of motion and strength as well as enhance your balance, leaving you with a higher fitness level and reduced risk of injuries. Classes are held at UT Physicians Multispecialty – International District. Please call (713) 486-5900 to confirm class availability.

By answering a few simple questions and uploading your photo(s), a board-certified vascular specialist will review and evaluate your venous concerns such as varicose veins, venous deficiency, deep vein thrombosis, and other issues. If a formal vein consultation is recommended, you will be contacted and given the information necessary to make an informed decision about which treatment option, if any, is right for you.

Many people can benefit from organic gardening. It is widely recognized that regular contact with plants, animals, and the natural environment can improve our physical health and mental well-being. Such activities can relieve the symptoms of serious illnesses, prevent the development of some conditions, and introduce people to a way of life that can help them to improve their well-being in the longer term. Due to COVID-19, we have moved our classes online. View classes from the comfort of your home.

The UT Physicians Comprehensive Sickle Cell Center invites patients, caregivers, and family members to a monthly no-cost support group. The group meets on the second Tuesday of each month from noon-1 p.m. and the following Thursday from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. The group provides emotional support to individuals with sickle cell disease and sickle cell trait, along with those who participate in their care. To register, you can call (713)486-5660, select option 1.

The Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) program teaches healthy lifestyle behaviors through group classes for mother and baby during pregnancy and infancy. Here you can learn how to prepare healthy meals, improve your dietary habits, discuss important skills for taking care of you and your baby, and find a physical activity that is fun for you!