A New Option for Performing Cardiac Catheterizations

Explore Your Options

Fact vs. Fiction

Talking with Your Doctor

Stay Healthy at Any Age

New Treatment Offers Men Relief

A New Option for
Performing Cardiac Catheterizations
B. Keith Ellis, M.D., FACC, FCCP, FSCAI, Interventional Cardiologist
In the United States, more than 1.1 million heart catheterizations or "heart caths" are performed each year. This diagnostic procedure, also known as an angiogram, is an imaging test that determines the amount of plaque buildup or blockage in the coronary (heart) arteries and measures pressure inside the patient's heart and pulmonary arteries.
Cancer Diagnosis
Explore Your Options
Alexander Wong, M.D., Oncologist
A cancer diagnosis is an all-too familiar reality these days. Approximately half of all men and one-third of all women in the United States will develop some form of cancer during their lifetimes.
Fact vs. Fiction
Six common health care myths are set straight by facts from Methodist Sugar Land Hospital. Includes heart care emergencies, breast cancer treatments, diagnostic imaging, neonatal intensive care, back pain and organ transplants.
Family Medicine
Talking with Your Doctor
Yana Finkelshteyn, M.D., Family Medicine, and Lisa Holloway, D.O., Family Medicine
Open communication with your primary care physician is a key factor in getting the type of health care that is best for your needs. You and your doctor work together to handle your medical needs and help keep you healthy.
Stay Healthy at Any Age
Bhagwat Patel, M.D., Internal Medicine
Health care priorities and guidelines change as we grow older. Screening tests, nutritional recommendations and exercise requirements vary based on your age and overall health, so it's important to talk to your doctor about what is right for you.
Stress Urinary Incontinence
New Treatment Offers Men Relief
Lawrence Baum, M.D., Urologist
Methodist Sugar Land Hospital now specializes in a new minimally invasive treatment option for men suffering from stress urinary incontinence (SUI).