• New to Texas

    • Welcome to Texas!

      TMA is your one-stop source for everything you need to care for your business and your patients. From setting up your practice to navigating the complex laws and regulations unique to Texas medicine, TMA is your trusted source for help. We hope you find the information on this page helpful and that you will discover what your fellow Texas physicians already know: that TMA truly is "America's Best Medical Society."

      As the saying goes, everything is bigger and better in Texas. And that holds true for your TMA. More than 49,000 physicians and medical students have chosen to be members. We all welcome you to the Family of Texas Medicine.

      Questions or comments? Email me at president@texmed.org. I’d like to hear from you.

      Tom Garcia, MD
  • More Information and Resources

    • How to Get Your Texas Medical License ... and More
      Grassroots efforts have always been at the cornerstone of our success, including the 2003 landmark package of liability reforms that sets the gold standard across the nation. But we don't stop there. We strive to be your one-stop resource for everything you need to care for your patients.  That is the reason we developed this Web  page dedicated to guiding you through the process of getting your Texas medical license and setting up your practice.
    • Proposition 12 Produces Healthy Benefits
      I’m sure you have heard the story. How the Texas Medical Association and your County Medical Society were instrumental in passing landmark liability reforms that set the gold standard nationwide. How Proposition 12 locked in caps on noneconomic damages, created a more competitive market for liability insurance, and ensured practice doors stay open and your patients have adequate access to care.
    • Practice Setup
      TMA Practice Consulting's turnkey practice set up service can ease the set-up challenges of starting a new practice or moving an existing practice.  
    • Just For Employed Physicians
      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.
    • Help Marketing Your Practice
      TMA marketing advice for everything from practice brochures, internet advertising, and boosting referrals, to website tips and much more! 
    • TMA Practice Consulting
       Looking for seamless solutions to your most puzzling practice problems? For the best in practice management assistance, contact TMA Practice Consulting today. 
    • TMA's Group Discount Programs
      TMA’s Group Discount Programs allow you to leverage your membership in the largest state medical association in the country in order to receive great deals on products and services. Available to TMA members as a benefit of your membership, these discount programs can save you money on products and services you use every day.