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Neurosciences Jan 27, 2023

The Dell Medical School receives a $1 million gift to support MS-focused research and inform patient care received through UT Health Austin's Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Center.

Ophthalmology Jan 25, 2023

A fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist from UTHA discusses the different types of the condition.

You may already own the next cutting-edge dementia prevention tool.

Keep an eye on your vision during continuous use of screen time to ease eye strain.

Cancer Women's Health Jan 13, 2023

A UT Health Austin gynecologic oncologist shares how keeping up with screenings can reduce your risk for cervical cancer.

A UT Health Austin psychologist clears up misconceptions surrounding the mental health condition.

Clinician Spotlights Jan 5, 2023

Ten UT Health Austin physicians are recognized as Top Doctors in the January 2023 issue of Austin Monthly magazine.

Since opening in 2017, UT Health Austin’s clinical practice has grown to include over 60 primary care, walk-in, and specialty clinics, including established adult and pediatric programs in partnership with Ascension Seton and Dell Children's Medical Center, which bring together world-class experts to provide the best possible care throughout Central Texas and beyond. UT Health Austin has also opened several onsite services, such as the UT Health Austin Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) and a full-service H-E-B pharmacy.

Flying home for the holidays? Rama Thyagarajan, MD, shares tips to prevent the spread of illness on the way.

Gastroenterology Dec 8, 2022

Claims about the gut's role in overall wellbeing have flooded social media in recent months. Digestive Health gastroenterologist Kavitha Kumbum, MD, breaks down what you really need to know.

Rheumatology Nov 29, 2022

Rheumatologist Kevin Hackshaw, MD, says that changes in atmospheric pressure, not temperature, can drive symptom flares.

Ophthalmology Nov 21, 2022

Vision damage resulting from high blood sugar is common among people with diabetes, but it isn’t inevitable, says Eileen Bowden, MD.

Cancer Gastroenterology Nov 16, 2022

Digestive Health gastroenterologists break down the latest guidelines.

Nov 15, 2022

Alefiyah Malbari, MD, pediatrician and the Chief of Dell Children’s Medical Group Pediatrics Mueller, a clinical partnership between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin, shares insight on what to expect from the recent surge in respiratory syncytial virus or RSV.

A new tool designed in the Comprehensive Memory Center could improve cognitive screening capabilities in the primary care setting.

Orthopedics Nov 10, 2022

The Sports and Injury Clinic’s expansive approach to sports medicine helps first responders, military personnel, and more perform to the best of their ability.

Lincoln Contrearas's treatment at the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease granted his family optimism for the future.

Stay healthy and safe this fall season with these tips and resources.

When the CEO of Special Olympics Texas injured his Achilles tendon, he trusted the Sports and Injury Clinic with his treatment.

Digestive Health surgeons join a multi-center clinical trial to determine the best surgical techniques for gastroesophageal reflux disease patients with hiatal hernia.

Treat you and your loved ones to a sweet and safe Halloween with these tips.

Rama Thyagarajan, MD, from the Infectious Disease Clinic shares what Austinites should know at this stage of the pandemic.

Treatment at the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic got Joseph Yousefi back to doing what he loves.

Orthopedics Oct 17, 2022

Practitioners at the Musculoskeletal Institute help patients prevent bone fractures before they occur.

A weekly virtual art workshop provides an outlet for patients in the Post-COVID-19 Program at UT Health Austin.

Activity General Health Oct 11, 2022

Get back into the rhythm of your routine by speeding up your post-festival recovery with this kit.

COVID-19 Videos Oct 6, 2022

In this installment of "Asking for a Friend," providers from the Post-COVID-19 Program answer your questions about long-COVID from social media.

Activity General Health Oct 6, 2022

Rock out with your loved ones at any concert and festival this season with the aid of this survival kit.

Activity General Health Oct 4, 2022

In part two of this survival kit, you can ensure a healthy and memorable time at your upcoming concert or festival.

Activity General Health Sep 29, 2022

Check out part one of this survival kit to help you thrive at your next concert or festival.

New research from the Mulva Clinic for the Neurosciences characterizes shifts in internet use among older adults during the pandemic.

Anesthesiologists in the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease enter a multi-site clinical trial to determine best care practices for patients undergoing congenital heart surgery.

Women's Health Sep 20, 2022

Karla Maguire, MD, MPH, from Women's Health explains polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and offers lifestyle tips for symptom management.

Jenna Olney’s background in occupational therapy afforded her unique insight to her treatment at the Musculoskeletal Institute.

Comprehensive Memory Center practitioners seek to improve patient outcomes through interprofessional collaboration.

A puzzling condition left Katie Gentempo with countless questions. UT Health Austin clinicians helped her find answers.

The Ambulatory Surgery Center at UT Health Austin celebrates two years of outpatient surgery excellence.

In this two-part series, UT Health Austin clinicians discuss the importance of adequate caloric intake for young athletes.

Researchers affiliated with the Mulva Clinic for the Neurosciences hope to identify changes in brain development that predict condition onset.

A new initiative spearheaded by UT Health Austin psychiatrist Stephen Strakowski, MD will improve mental health support for people incarcerated in Travis County.

A melanoma diagnosis just months before their wedding would be a challenge for any couple, but the Surgical Oncology team worked with both Joel Boehm and his fiancée throughout the entire treatment process

UT Health Austin ophthalmologist, Gene Kim, MD, encourages healthy contact lens wear and care.

Articles touting the health benefits of red wine are a mainstay of the pop-science press. Carla Cos, RDN, LD, takes us behind the hype.

Stephen Strakowski, MD, offers advice for teens and their caregivers looking to manage academic stress.

Rheumatology Videos Aug 11, 2022

UT Health Austin rheumatologist Kevin V. Hackshaw, MD, explains the role of exercise in arthritis management.

Women's Health Aug 9, 2022

UT Health Austin obstetrician-gynecologist, Denise Johnson, MD, provides breastfeeding guidance to new and expectant parents.

Ophthalmology Aug 5, 2022

Eric L. Crowell, MD, MPH of the Mitchel and Shannon Wong Eye Institute describes the causes, symptoms, and treatment of uveitis.

In this two-part series, UT Health Austin clinicians discuss the importance of adequate caloric intake for young athletes.

UT Health Austin chiropractor Sylvia Deily, DC, Cert MDT, shares insight on how to stay healthy and active when sitting all day as you return to work or school.

Infectious Disease Jul 25, 2022

Learn more about the virus, stay up-to-date with the latest case counts and get familiar with community resources in the Austin area.