TMA’s “Cutting Edge: A History of Surgery” honors the centennial of the Texas Surgical Society in 2015 by exploring improvements that allowed surgery to become essential to medicine. The exhibit features stories of the primitive and precarious nature of early Texas surgery from the time of the Spanish explorers to the Alamo to advances in anesthesia and safer surgery around the turn of century.
Most Texas physicians say they are not confident their practices are prepared to use the new ICD-10 medical billing and coding system by Oct. 1, according to a new report.
The Texas Medical
Association (TMA) announces the 2015 TMA
Anson Jones, MD, Award winners for excellence in reporting health and medical news during
2014 (see winner list below). The annual TMA Anson Jones,
MD, Awards were presented by TMA member physicians
at local ceremonies during the spring and summer months.
New Braunfels residents of all ages are encouraged to lace up their walking shoes and join local physician Kari Fay, MD, for New Braunfels’ FREE monthly Walk With a Doc Texas event.