Medical Facility News

Advanced Weight-Loss Surgery at San Antonio’s University Hospital Results in Healthier Patients

Surgeons with University Health System offer a full spectrum of bariatric procedures and complementary programs to help patients achieve their weight-loss goals, improve their overall health and enjoy an enhanced quality of life.


Physicians Hearing Network Revolutionizing Where Patients Access Hearing Healthcare Services

Physicians Hearing Network (PHN) is the only program of its kind, offering innovative audiology and hearing aid services within the office space of primary care providers throughout the United States.


Hospital Rounds

Methodist Hospital | Stone Oak Names Chris Dunbar as New COO

Methodist Hospital | Stone Oak recently appointed Chris Dunbar, MHL, as new Chief Operating Officer effective Nov. 1, 2019. For the past three years, he has been in Denver, serving as the VP of Operations at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s...


Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Program at University Hospital Brings Care and Support to a Population in Need

Underserved cancer patients get their own space and medical team at San Antonio’s University Hospital.


San Antonio Has a New Designation: Dementia Friendly City

If you look at our city’s greatest successes, they have been accomplished by individuals and groups working together toward a common goal. A great example of this is the announcement that San Antonio is now a Dementia Friendly City.


Hospital Rounds

Methodist Hospital’s ECMO Program Receives National Acclaim: South Texas’ Only Private Heart Lung Lifesaving Program

Methodist Hospital’s ECMO Program recently received the ELSO Gold Level Center of Excellence Award — the most prestigious designation in critical care by the Extracorporeal Life...


Around Town

TSAOG Orthopaedics Welcomes Two New Physicians

Mickey S. Cho, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with TSAOG Orthopaedics (formerly The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group). He is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) and fellowship-trained in conditions of the shoulder, elbow...


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.


Technology Accelerator Will Prevent Good Ideas From Going to Waste

Medical breakthroughs are the result of arduous research and great effort, but if they are never translated into new therapies, drugs or treatments, they benefit no one.


University Health System: Compassionate Physicians Deliver Advanced Gynecologic Research and Treatment

At University Health System, physicians offer therapies that can benefit patients with complex gynecologic diseases and conditions, making the system a referral hub for the surrounding area. Fueling these treatments are insights gained from leading-edge research and clinical trials...