Vascular

Treating Stroke’s Triple Threat

The Comprehensive Stroke Center (CSC) at University Health System is South Texas’ premier destination for the treatment and prevention of the three major manifestations of stroke: ischemic stroke, intracerebral hemorrhage and subarachnoid hemorrhage.


The Right Approach to Leg Pain

Many patients present to their physician with the complaint of leg pain. Sometimes it is a minor, self-limited injury. Often leg symptoms radiate from back pain or peripheral neuropathy in a diabetic patient, a far too common problem in South Texas. But leg pain, often associated with open ulcer wounds, could be from peripheral arterial disease (PAD).


Excellent Care and Leading Innovation: UT Medicine Cardiology

With its doctors’ ability to quarterback comprehensive cardiac and vascular treatment, extensive involvement in clinical research and technology development, and deep commitment to the local South Texas population, the Department of Cardiology at UT Medicine is quickly becoming the area’s preferred choice for cardiovascular care.


On the Move With Southwest General Hospital: Convenient Vascular Screenings

Southwest General Hospital looks for ways to promote community health. Its AngioScreen assessment program takes cardiovascular checkups to businesses and neighborhoods throughout south Texas.


Best Practices, Bright Possibilities: Southwest General Hospital’s Cardiovascular Department

At Southwest General Hospital, cardiovascular care is personal. The hospital’s Cardiology Department provides comprehensive treatment geared toward the specific needs of its community.