When Heather needed to be tested for COVID-19, she chose St. Michael’s Elite Hospital. She says, “I selected St. Michael’s because they have accessibility to rapid result testing. I needed my result the same day.
Sugar Land natives Jamie Fish and her husband live in Richmond with their two young sons...five year old Landon, and Ashton who just turned two. Ashton—a typical, active toddler—was taking a nap when Jamie heard him whining. She went in to see if he was okay and he had blood smeared on his face, coming from his nose.
IDr.Thomas Lomonte, D.D.S. in Stafford has been doing dental implants for many, many years. “They’re great,” says Dr. Lomonte. “"
To ensure success, companies must understand consumer perceptions and behaviors when coming out with new products and services. This is where market research comes in.
Are you wondering how to stay healthy during COVID-19? The team at Balanced Body Functional Medicine—including founder and physician Dr. Julia Ward, nutritionist Karen Looney, patient care coordinator Kris Green, and office manager Michelle Sweet and Sharon Sweet—is here to help!
For 30 years, East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry (EFBHNM) has served the basic human needs of families in our community in temporary financial crisis. Programs include a food pantry, a financial assistance program, and Tri-City Churches Resale Shop.
We’re all feeling it. In some way, each of our lives has been upended by the COVID-19 pandemic. Closed restaurants, distance learning in schools, canceled concerts. Perhaps you’ve even experienced a telehealth doctor visit as a direct result of the pandemic. What Will Be After COVID-19?
Since its founding in 1990, East Fort Bend Human Needs Ministry (EFBHNM) has been serving the basic human needs of families in our community in temporary financial crisis.
“I firmly believe that if you really want to make a difference in the world,” says Dr. Thomas Lomonte, D.D.S. of Stafford, “you need to reach out to the young people in your community."
"Many insurance policies run on a calendar year instead of a fiscal one,” says Dr. Thomas Lomonte, D.D.S. of Stafford. “That means the slate gets wiped clean on January 1st. Use it or lose it."
When Marcus and Jana Brown Tyler opened Jana Brown Centerstage back in 2007, it was a stepping stone to a bigger dream—
"I had braces myself as a teenager, and was determined to pursue a life in orthodontics helping people smile confidently."
SUGAR LAND FACE AND BODY - As the only practice in the area to combine dermatology and plastic surgery, Houston Dermatology and Plastic Surgery has grown to two conveniently located offices. Plastic surgeon and founder Dr. Eric Humble and dermatologist Dr. Filiberto Cedeno Laurent have joined forces. This duo maintains a clear focus on high-quality patient care and satisfaction by providing comprehensive dermatologic and plastic surgery services.
When Jen Watson’s son Ty was in 3rd grade, he was struggling. “Reading was tough, but the school didn’t think he was old enough for a dyslexia test,” says Jen. “We started EduCoachNow (ECN)--the tutoring program at KnILE Center--where founder Betsy de Vega thought otherwise. Betsy recommended a doctor and we got a diagnosis of severe dyslexia.”
At seventy-eight, Sibyl Kirby has had her share of medical issues. Most recently she found herself fighting a losing battle. Both of her legs were red, swollen and weeping and nothing she did seemed to help. After consulting one specialist, she did not see any improvement; so she asked Dr. Darcourt for a referral, and he recommended Dr. Ulises Baltazar.
Back in 2000, Compressor Engineering Corporation President Richard Hotze had LASIK surgery. “It should have never been done,” says Richard. “That year, I had LASIK twice and radial keratotomy surgery once. At the end of the ordeal, my eyes were screwed up so bad I was wearing a soft contact piggybacked with a hard contact plus glasses just to be able to see.”>
During the 84th Texas Legislative Session, there was a bill passed to cut $350 million from therapy services given through the Texas Medicaid program which serves medically fragile children with disabilities.
March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and Dr. Rachel Ellsworth, head of Colon and Rectal Surgery at our very own Houston Methodist West Hospital, is asking you to “Check Your Backside!” “We are proud to be part of the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable’s ‘80% by 2018’ initiative,” says Dr. Ellsworth. That means 80% of adults aged 50 and older will be regularly screened for colorectal cancer by 2018.
Meet the Doctors - A Team of Leaders in Breast Health - Right Here...Close to Home!
Richmond resident Jessica Pantoja was just 18 years old when she received shocking news: she had stage 4 ovarian cancer. She needed a life-saving option.
G. Byron Janik, DDS has been maintaining healthy smiles for the residents of Fort Bend County for generations. “I’ve been practicing in Sugar Land for nearly 30 years,” says Dr. Janik. “And I’m so excited to now be associated and officing with Dr. Stuart Rimes.”
Imagine a place where you consistently leave feeling better than you did when you came in. An enjoyable—yet quick—experience that produces an endorphin rush, tighter skin, reduced inflammation, pain management, the best night’s sleep ever, and potentially some weight loss too. Look no further. This cool nirvana—Restore Cryotherapy—has arrived in Sugar Land.
Koko FitClub, heralded by the LA Times as the Future of Fitness, is now open in Sugar Land! Are you ready for a change? This technology driven concept tailors your workouts so that you get the best gains possible for the time you spend in the gym.
Have you been finding yourself glancing in the mirror and honestly wondering how that excess skin and fat ended up under your chin? You always swore you’d never have a double-chin like your older relatives did, but now you find yourself staring at a double-chin of your very own. The great news is that, unlike your older relatives that had to suffer with their double-chins, you can easily be rid of yours through simple treatments from our Sugar Land Dr. Julia Ward.
According to legend, Aphrodite—the goddess of love and beauty—made an annual pilgrimage to the waters of Cythera. As she bathed and frolicked in the sea foam, her breathtaking loveliness was instantly restored. Renaissance painters fell over themselves trying to capture the allure of Aphrodite. The silver screen abounds with actresses who embody her archetype. But Aphrodite exists inside every woman who knows the power of looking and feeling her most beautiful best.
When Veronica Malhiot’s physician, Dr. Liza Leal, suggested she find a small gym in her neighborhood, Veronica discovered Koko FitClub: the gym that uses technology to keep you accountable. “I just fell in love with the concept,” says Veronica. “It’s extremely motivating.”
Betty Greenwood’s grandson Jordyn was born with a chromosomal disorder. “It has no label,” says Betty. “We were told he would always be delayed in skills. That he would never grow, never sit, never talk and never walk. We were told he would not live past five years old.”
That’s what Barbie Perry told us about her pharmacists at Campbell’s Compounding Pharmacy. And she should know. She’s been with them for more than five years!