UT Physicians opens new health center in Cinco Ranch
HOUSTON-(Oct. 4, 2012)- UT Physicians, the medical practice of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, has opened its newest health center at 23923 Cinco Ranch Blvd. UT Physicians at Cinco Ranch offers primary and specialty care and is accepting appointments for children, adolescents and adults.
“Our primary and specialty care doctors provide unparalleled care for patients of all ages in a convenient location right in their neighborhood,” said Andrew Casas, vice president and chief operating officer of UT Physicians. “We are proud to be a part of the community, and we hope many area residents will decide to make UT Physicians at Cinco Ranch their health care home.
The two-story, 11,000-square-foot clinic represents UT Physicians’ continued commitment to provide the most comprehensive, high-quality and personalized medical care in the community.
“We are very pleased to announce this expansion to serve our neighbors in the Cinco Ranch and Katy area,” said Giuseppe Colasurdo, M.D., president ad interim of UTHealth and dean of the UTHealth Medical School. “Our goals are to bring the medical expertise of the UTHealth Medical School to our neighboring Houston communities and to work closely with the local physicians to provide continuity of the best patient care.”
UT Physicians at Cinco Ranch will manage health care needs for people of all ages - from infants to the elderly, providing a range of services from routine wellness exams and care for common illnesses to highly-specialized treatments for complex medical conditions.
The clinic is connected with the entire UT Physicians practice to offer patients a quick turnaround when referred by their primary care doctor to a specialist. The health center also utilizes a secure Electronic Medical Records (EMR) system to ensure that each doctor has access to a patient’s complete history, increasing patient safety and preventing duplication of diagnostic tests.
UT Physicians, one of Houston’s largest physician practices, also offers community-based medical care at its flagship location in the Texas Medical Center and at health centers throughout the Houston area, including Bellaire, Bayshore and in Missouri City at Sienna Village. The team of internationally recognized medical experts includes more than 1,000 doctors certified in 80 medical specialties.
For more information, visit www.UTPhysicians.com or call 888-488-3627. UT Physicians at Cinco Ranch also is on Facebook.
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