UT Health Hill Country

UT Health Hill Country clinic dedicated

February 22, 2017

The physician practice of UT Health San Antonio took a huge step forward Feb. 22 with the dedication of UT Health Hill Country, just off Interstate 10 near Boerne. The 19,000-square-foot building will offer a comprehensive array of services, including primary care, orthopaedics, radiology, physical therapy, urology, behavioral health and lab services. In remarks prior […]

Women’s Comprehensive Health Conference set for Nov. 5

October 11, 2016

UT Medicine San Antonio is holding its second annual Women’s Comprehensive Health Conference. The free event is open to women of all ages. The conference will be held from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, at the Greehey Children’s Cancer Research Institute, 8403 Floyd Curl Drive.

WAAY 31: The Healthy WAAY with Erin Dacy: Deep breathing with radiation

May 20, 2016

Imagine if the side effects of radiation could be reduced … just by holding the breath. A specialized method of deep breathing is keeping some breast cancer patients from getting unintended doses of radiation to the heart. Watch the full story at WAAY 31

Pamela Otto, M.D., named chair of Department of Radiology

May 8, 2014

Pamela Otto, M.D., FACR, has been named chair of the Department of Radiology by Francisco González-Scarano, M.D., dean of the School of Medicine at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio.

UTHSC professor Julio Palmaz to be inducted into National Inventors Hall of Fame

February 14, 2006

World-renowned inventor Julio Palmaz, M.D., professor of radiology at The Health Science Center, is slated for induction into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

Dr. Julio Palmaz appointed to prestigious Ashbel Smith Professorship

January 24, 2006

Julio C. Palmaz, M.D., who revolutionized cardiology and peripheral vascular medicine by inventing the world’s first stent, was named an Ashbel Smith Professor Jan. 19 at the Health Science Center.