• Walk With a Doc Texas

    • Become a Walk Leader

      Ready to practice what you preach? Walk With a Doc Texas is part of a national grassroots movement devoted to encouraging healthy physical activity. We want to reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle and improve the health and well-being of our country, and we want your help.

      WWAD Texas is funded by a grant from the TMA Foundation with generous support from TMAIT.

       

  • What is Walk With a Doc Texas?

    • What is Walk With a Doc?

      Walk With a Doc is a non-profit organization that encourages healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and seeks to reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country. Walk with a Doc was started in 2005 by Dr. David Sabgir, a board certified cardiologist in Columbus, Ohio who practices with the Mount Carmel Health System. 

      TMA is now part of this national grassroots movement. Walk With a Doc Texas has a proven track record of helping people commit to a healthy lifestyle through monthly, physician-led walks throughout Texas. Strengthen your trusted leader role in your community and participate in a healthy activity with your patients.

  • What Does Walk With a Doc Texas Offer for Physicians?

    • What Does Walk With a Doc Offer for Physicians?
      Walk With a Doc (WWAD) offers physicians a chance to build a stronger relationship with their patients and their community. This is a great opportunity to combat the affects of a sedentary lifestyle and live a healthier life. It's also an opportunity to practice what you preach. Your patients will benefit from seeing you in action. Join the initiative today.
  • How Do I Get Started?

  • Funding Your Walk With A Doc Texas Event

    • Funding Your Walk With a Doc Texas Event
      Walk With a Doc Texas is funded by a grant from the TMA Foundation with generous support from the TMAIT. TMA members benefit from the grant in many ways. From start-up costs and marketing materials, to liability insurance and administrative support from the WWAD team, your event is sure to be a success. Email founder David Sabgir, MD or contact their office by phone at (614) 714-0407.
  • Who's Walking in Texas?

    • Who's Walking in Texas?
      Walk events are popping up all over Texas. Check one out before you sign up or contact us today and we'll get you started. Texas is one of the fastest growing states to adopt this program. Don't get left behind!
  • Walk With a Doc Texas News Room

  • Walk With a Doc Texas Tools and Resources

    • Resources (Click Here)

      If you are a physician, county medical society, medical student or alliance chapter, find all the tools and resources you need to start, maintain, or volunteer for a walk.