On the Outside Looking In: Diagnosing Digestive Cancers with Sound

Did you know that a physician is able to look inside a patient’s body and diagnose certain cancers without the need for surgery? Endoscopic ultrasound is used to put their eyes and ears inside the body but without the need for surgery. The endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) was created in the 1980’s, but recent leading-edge technology … Continue reading On the Outside Looking In: Diagnosing Digestive Cancers with Sound

Allergist offers tips on dealing with cedar allergy season

As we enter winter in Central Texas and Christmas coming soon, one of the biggest problems for allergy sufferers, adults and kids alike, is mountain cedar, which produces pollen in the wintertime and grows plentifully in the hill country. Up to 20 percent of area Texans suffer from cedar pollen allergies. This season is shaping … Continue reading Allergist offers tips on dealing with cedar allergy season