Grief Support Group Series Offered by Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital is offering a four-part series for Fort Bend and surrounding area residents who are coping with the loss of a loved one. The series titled “What is Grief, Really? The Nuts and Bolts of Grieving” is designed to help participants learn about grief and understand the...

What You Don’t Know About The Measles Can Hurt You

Measles, sometimes referred to as rebeola or red measles, is a highly contagious respiratory infection that can spread through the air when an infected person breathes, coughs or sneezes. The virus can float in the air up to one hour after someone coughs or sneezes indoors. As of mid-February, there were...

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land to Expand Campus and Enhance Patient Services

Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital will add 30 licensed patient beds and an observation unit to its campus by early 2020 as part of its continued commitment to enhance services and meet the growing healthcare needs of Fort Bend County. “Sugar Land is one of the fastest growing communities in the country,...

Heart Health Screenings Lifestyle Changes Can Lessen Cardiac Concerns

Is your heart at risk? One in four deaths in the United States is caused by heart disease each year. Heart disease is very dangerous because many chronic conditions that lead to the disease often go unrecognized while slowly damaging your heart. Toussaint Smith, M.D., board-certified cardiologist with...

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Now Using Heartflow Advanced 3D Imaging to Better Diagnose Coronary Artery Disease

Patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) are benefiting from an advanced technology available at Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital that can accurately model blood flow to the heart and reduce the need for invasive procedures. The HeartFlow® Analysis uses data gathered during a routine CT scan to...

Memorial Hermann Health System Named One of Nation’s “Most Wired” Health Systems for the 14th Consecutive Year

Memorial Hermann Health System once again earned a spot on the HealthCares’ Most Wired list, achieving the recognition for the 14th consecutive year based on a survey of hospitals across the nation. The list, compiled from a survey conducted by the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives...

Powerful Tools for Caregivers® – Courses

Caregivers, people who take on the selfless role of caring for a loved one, have the great responsibility of making sure their loved one’s basic needs are met, which requires work and dedication. But sometimes, it is the caregiver who needs help. By taking care of their own needs, caregivers can better...

Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital Welcomes Electrophysiologist Apoor Patel, M.D.

Board-certified cardiologist and electrophysiologist Apoor Patel, M.D. is joining Houston Methodist DeBakey Cardiology Associates in Sugar Land. Patel specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of irregular heart rhythms via electrophysiology testing and ablation – a minimally invasive procedure that uses...

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