Women on the Rise in Robotic Surgery

You may recall a recent news story about an all-women Delta crew that flew 120 girls in STEM programs to NASA headquarters to inspire female aviators. A similar type of movement is happening for women interested in high-tech medical fields, including robotic surgery. Large corporations, such as Intuitive Surgical, are making great strides in encouraging the engagement of women in leadership roles in robotic surgery.

CHRISTUS Surgery Center–Olympia Hills Celebrates Grand Opening Event

CHRISTUS Surgery Center-Olympia Hills opened its doors to the community during a special grand opening for the premier outpatient facility now serving San Antonio’s growing northeast side.

CHRISTUS Health associates, community leaders and church officials cut the ribbon on the...

Leave No Man Behind: Innovations in Combat Casualty Care

The U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research (USAISR) helps save the lives of wounded warriors through extensive research and contributions to advanced medical technologies and techniques.

University Health System’s Robotic Surgery Programs

Physician experts from UT Health San Antonio come together in one place to offer both routine and complex robotic surgeries in a wide range of surgical specialties.

At CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – Alamo Heights, Surgeons Shape Policy to Improve Patient Care

The physician-partner model at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – Alamo Heights gives providers a voice on the board and a vested interest in the quality of their patients’ hospital experience.

STAGE Center at Methodist Hospital Provides Full Scope of Gastroenterology Care to South Texas

The South Texas Advanced Gastroenterology (STAGE) Center at Methodist Hospital combines experience and expertise to deliver comprehensive care to patients throughout the region.

New Weight Loss Solutions Center at Southwest General Hospital Offers Bariatric Surgery and Total Body Enhancement

Nilesh Patel, MD, Medical Director of Bariatrics at Southwest General Hospital, and Deowall Chattar-Cora, MD, board-certified plastic surgeon, collaborate to provide a life-affirming patient experience and superior outcomes.

Comprehensive Network of Breast Cancer Coverage for All Patients

One in eight women will personally battle breast cancer at some point in life, according to the National Cancer Institute. In 2012, there were an estimated 1,460 total cases in Bexar County, and specialists at Methodist Healthcare provided care for approximately 1,000 women from Bexar County and beyond.

ACell Offers Broad Surgical Solutions and Advanced Wound Care

ACell, Inc. is a leading regenerative medicine company focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of tissue repair products based on its proprietary urinary bladder matrix (UBM) technology platform. ACell offers a broad range of surgical solutions, in addition to its complex wound management products.