Profiles

STRIC: 20 Years of Advanced Imaging and Interventional Radiology Services

South Texas Radiology Imaging Centers (STRIC) provides patients in the San Antonio area with access to experienced radiology subspecialist physicians and pioneering imaging equipment.


The Epilepsy Foundation: Supporting Patients and Physicians

For people whose family members have epilepsy, every day is about epilepsy awareness. But November’s Epilepsy Awareness Month is when the epilepsy community comes together to promote awareness to the general public. This year’s campaign is to ensure everyone knows that epilepsy is from the brain. The brain is also the source of solutions for epilepsy and the challenges of living with epilepsy.


Mind-Body Medicine Across the Cancer Continuum

The risk of developing cancer is not uncommon, since there are nearly 200 diseases of abnormal cell growth. Many cancer research efforts include the promise of improving patient quality of life through multidisciplinary approaches for the continuity of care, yet patients often report...


Comprehensive Peripheral Arterial Disease Care for South Texas

True to its rich history in south Texas, Peripheral Vascular Associates (PVA) provides full-spectrum treatment for peripheral arterial disease (PAD) ranging from risk-factor modification to endovascular interventions to surgery.


Providing Orthopedic Care to San Antonio’s Smallest Patients

Pediatric Orthopedic Associates of San Antonio, or POASA (pronounced pōsa), is a specialty care organization comprised entirely of board-certified pediatric orthopedic surgeons.


Methodist Healthcare System Announces Appointment of New President and CEO

The Board of Governors of the Methodist Healthcare System has selected Allen Harrison as the health system’s next President and Chief Executive Officer. Harrison brings achievements in operational efficiency, financial growth and quality outcomes as well as a deep understanding of the unique...


TSAOG Orthopaedics Is Pleased to Welcome Nicholas Nira, DC

Nicholas Nira, DC, is a San Antonio-area native and graduate of Samuel Clemens High School. At a young age, he suffered serious knee injuries while participating in baseball and football, which gave him a special interest in the management of sports-related injuries. While working to obtain his...


New Physician and Administrative Leaders Bring an Innovative Management Model to The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio

Charles Hankins, MD, MBA, and Cris Daskevich, MHA, MBA, recently joined The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio and CHRISTUS Health System teams, ushering in a new era of leadership and growth.


University Health System’s Heart and Vascular Institute: A One-stop Team Approach to Heart Care

Each year, the list of treatment options for patients with heart problems becomes longer and more sophisticated. Finding the right treatment means finding the right providers — a choice that also is becoming more complex.


What’s in a Name?

Peripheral Vascular Associates has been available 24/7/365 for the past 41 years to San Antonio and the surrounding areas.