• New Book by Dr. Sierpina to release in September

    June 17, 2010, 16:43 PM by Julia Essex

    Watch for Dr. Victor Sierpina's new book in September of this year. This new book is a holistic and integrative approach to maintaining whole body health through attention to the roles of nutrition and gastrointestinal well-being.

  • Congratulations to Dr. Anika Bell Gray

    May 17, 2010, 17:42 PM by Julia Essex

    Congratulations to Family Medicine alumna Anika Bell Gray, MD of Texas City Family Health Clinic for being awarded Doctor of the Year as part of Hospital and Clinic Week,UTMB Clinic Recognition Awards for 2010.

  • Our Care Goes Beyond Your Office Visit

    April 7, 2010, 15:07 PM by Julia Essex

    Beginning May 1, 2010 the providers of Family Medicine will resume their inpatient service at John Sealy Hospital. Your primary care provider can offer you excellent continuity of care should you require hospitalization.

  • Congratulations Dr. Richard Donaldson, DO

    March 31, 2010, 12:02 PM by Julia Essex

    Dr. Donaldson was nominated by our Program Director and selected by the leadership of the Southeast Center of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine (SCEGM) to participate in the 7th Annual SCEGM Resident Award Summit.

  • 5 Family Medicine Docs named "Best Doctors in America 2009-2010"

    March 16, 2010, 16:21 PM by Julia Essex

    Congratulations to Family Medicine doctors Alvah Cass, Jennifer Raley, Angela Shepherd, Victor Sierpina and Barbara Thompson for being selected for inclusion in the Best Doctors in America database for 2009-2010 as a result of an extensive peer review.

  • New Residency Leadership

    February 18, 2010, 09:25 AM by Julia Essex

    With the departure of Family Medicine’s Residency Director, Lisa Nash, chairman, Dr. Barbara Thompson has named Dr. Syed Azhar interim Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program. In addition, Dr. Richard Erickson is named the Director of the Family Medicine Osteopathic Residency Program.

  • Family Medicine Residency Director Named Dean of North Texas Osteopathic College

    February 18, 2010, 09:24 AM by Julia Essex

    Unfortunately, we must say good-bye to Dr. Lisa Nash, Associate Professor and Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program. We offer Dr. Nash our sincerest congratulations and she will surely be missed within the department. Everyone in Family Medicine wishes her success as her academic education career blossoms.

  • Welcome back Dr. Hanan Hussein

    February 18, 2010, 09:19 AM by Julia Essex

    Dr. Hussein will be rejoining our department as a clinician educator in the residency program and Assistant Medical Director of the Family Medicine UHC Clinic mid February.

  • Dickinson Family Health Opening Oct. 1

    September 28, 2009, 12:03 PM by Julia Essex

    Dickinson Family Health Clinic, located at 3828 Hughes Court, Suite 203, will open Oct. 1 and offer comprehensive treatment of adults and children with diabetes, hypertension, asthma, heart disease, respiratory conditions and acute illnesses such as colds, infections and minor injuries (cuts and sprains).