As the saying goes, everything is bigger and better in Texas, and the same holds true for TMA. More than 55,000 physicians and medical students call TMA home.
TMA is a one-stop source to help you practice medicine effectively in Texas. From setting up a practice to navigating the complex laws and regulations unique to our state, TMA can help. We welcome you to the Family of Texas Medicine, and hope you'll join us!
Questions or comments? Email me at president[at]texmed[dot]org. I'd like to hear from you.
E. Linda Villarreal, MD President
New to Texas and have questions? Call or email the Knowledge Center.
Medical licensure in Texas is governed by the Texas Medical Board. Individuals eligible for licensure must successfully complete an accredited graduate medical education program, obtain board certification, and have no restrictions on their license and prescribing authority.
When establishing or relocating a medical practice a myriad of tasks and important decisions await you. TMA Practice Consulting's turnkey practice setup service can ease the set-up challenges of starting a new practice or moving an existing one.
From comprehensive publications to quick tips, TMA offers a wide array of information, education, and resources for employed physicians. Learn your rights, and how to protect yourself and your patients.
TMA welcomes you to the Texas family of medicine. As a welcome gift, we'd like to offer you one of three free, Texas-specific publications to help you in starting a practice, working with nonphysician practitioners, or fostering personal wellness to make an impact on patient outcomes.
TMA was instrumental in passing landmark liability reforms that set the gold standard nationwide. Our help in passing proposition 12 locked in caps on noneconomic damages, created a more competitive market for liability insurance, and ensures practice doors stay open and that patients have adequate access to care.
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