Cancer Prevention at Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons of Houston

Just as they say the eyes are the window to the soul, the mouth is a window to the rest of the body. Just by looking into a patient’s mouth, an oral surgeon can tell if the patient is drinking enough water, has significant reflux or has a history of bulimia. A few years ago, one of the surgeons at Oral and...

Five Tips for Men’s Health

On average, men are 25 percent less likely than women to have visited a health care provider in the last year, according to the U.S. Agency for Healthcare and Quality. They die, on average, five years earlier than women, and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), men are 1-1/2...

2017 Fort Bend County Medical Society Board

The Fort Bend County Medical Society (FBMS) recently appointed Sapna Singh, MD as its board president and Asha Wurdeman, DO as secretary/treasurer for 2017. Dr. Singh is a board certified pediatrician and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP). She works at the Texas Children’s Pediatric clinic...

Houston Methodist West Hospital Receives Chest Pain Center Accreditation

Houston Methodist West Hospital has received full Chest Pain Center Accreditation from the American College of Cardiology (ACC). The accreditation acknowledges Houston Methodist West’s expertise in dealing with patients who arrive with symptoms of a heart attack. “Houston Methodist West has been leading...

Houston Methodist West Hospital Receives Exemplary Five Star Service Award

Houston Methodist West Hospital received the 2016 Exemplary Five Star Service Award for birth registration by the Texas Department of State Health Services’ Vital Statistics Unit for the sixth consecutive year. “We are proud and honored to have received this award once again,” said Vicki Brownewell,...

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