How TAVR has changed patient recovery for those with aortic stenosis

For a doctor, the hardest conversation you ever have with patients is when you have to tell them, “No, there’s nothing I can do for you.” I went into medicine to make folks better. When you can’t do that, it’s like admitting your own fallibility. You feel you’ve hit a brick wall. Until just a … Continue reading How TAVR has changed patient recovery for those with aortic stenosis

Walk With a Doc prescribes exercise as medicine

Physicians at Baylor Scott & White Health have new prescription pads in their pockets — they are prescribing exercise by encouraging their patients to come ‘walk (and roll) with a doc’. Swapping white coats for walking shoes, physicians lace up each month, encouraging individuals from the community — and both current and former patients — to join them … Continue reading Walk With a Doc prescribes exercise as medicine

New Baylor Scott & White Waxahachie hospital opens Saturday; watch time-lapse video

Tomorrow is moving day in Waxahachie. The new $175 million Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Waxahachie opens on Saturday, when dozens of patients will be transferred from the long-time location at 1405 West Jefferson Street to the new hospital along Interstate 35E near U.S. Highway 287. The facility can be located at 2400 N. Interstate … Continue reading New Baylor Scott & White Waxahachie hospital opens Saturday; watch time-lapse video