• Read about Memorial Hermann Woodlands Memorial City Receive Comprehensive Stroke Center Certifications

    Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center Receive Comprehensive Stroke Center Certifications

    HOUSTON AND THE WOODLANDS (September 3, 2020)

    Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center both have received certification from DNV GL Healthcare as Comprehensive Stroke Centers (CSC). CSC status is the highest level of care of all stroke certifications. Memorial Hermann Memorial...

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center First to Implant FDA Approved Deep Brain Stimulation Device

    Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center First to Implant FDA-Approved Deep Brain Stimulation Device

    HOUSTON (July 13, 2020)

    Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC) recently became the first hospital in Texas to implant the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Percept™ PC Deep Brain Stimulation system by Medtronic in patients with neurologic disorders.

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  • Read about Stroke Care at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center

    Stroke Care at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center Honored Among Best in the Region

    HOUSTON (May 15, 2018)

    Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center was recently honored by the Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council (SETRAC) for providing outstanding stroke care that has resulted in countless numbers of saved lives.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates Welcomes Pain Management Specialist Hiral Patel

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates Welcomes Pain Management Specialist Hiral Patel, MD

    HOUSTON (January 15, 2018)

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates (MNA) is pleased to announce the addition of board-certified interventional pain management specialist Hiral Patel, MD

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  • Read about Two Memorial Hermann Executives Recognized as Women Who Mean Business

    Two Memorial Hermann Executives Recognized as “Women Who Mean Business”

    HOUSTON (October 27, 2017)

    Angela Shippy, MD, senior vice president and chief quality officer at Memorial Hermann Health System, and Amanda Spielman, president of Mischer Neuroscience Associates, were recently recognized by the Houston Business Journal as 2017 “Women Who Mean Business.”

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital Changes its Name to Reflect Numerous Advancements

    Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital Changes its Name to Reflect Numerous Advancements in Services Provided to Montgomery County

    THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (October 2, 2017)

    Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital has officially changed its name to Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Medical Center.The name change underscores the advancement in medicine and services now available in Montgomery County and surrounding areas.

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  • Read about Dont Let Back Pain Put You on Your Back

    Don’t Let Back Pain Put You on Your Back

    KATY, TEXAS (September 12, 2017)

    September is Pain Awareness Month and neurosurgeons affiliated with Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital hope people will talk with a physician about all their options for treating back pain.

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  • Read about Former Patient Returns to Thank Physician Who Helped Save Her Life

    Former Patient Returns to Thank Physician Who Helped Save Her Life

    KATY (June 29, 2017)

    A Katy woman recently returned to thank the physician who she says helped saved her life after suffering a ruptured brain aneurysm.

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  • Read about Neurologist Joins Mischer Neuroscience Associates The Woodlands

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates Welcome Neurologist Guy T. Burrows, MD

    HOUSTON (June 22, 2017)

    Mischer Neuroscience Associates is pleased to announce the addition of board-certified neurologist Guy Burrows, MD.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Centers Rick Smith Gallery Celebrates the Beauty of the Brain

    Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center’s Rick Smith Gallery Celebrates the Beauty of the Brain with Special Exhibit "The Art of Neurosurgery"

    HOUSTON (May 19, 2017) As the nation’s top neurosurgeons convene in Houston this weekend, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC) is proud to welcome the distinguished delegation with a special exhibit in its Rick Smith Gallery dedicated to celebrating the beauty and complexity of the human brain.

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  • Read about Neurosurgical Practices Must Evolve and Transform to Adapt to Rapidly Changing Healthcare Industry

    Neurosurgical Practices Must Evolve and Transform to Adapt to Rapidly Changing Healthcare Industry

    HOUSTON (March 22, 2017)

    Neurosurgeons hoping to successfully navigate the rapidly changing healthcare industry must advance their strategies and adapt new ways of thinking in order to continue to thrive in an evolving environment.

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  • Read about Childrens Memorial Hermann Hospital to Host Free Educational Seminar for Spasticity Patients

    Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital to Host Free Educational Seminar for Spasticity Patients

    HOUSTON (February 14, 2017)

    Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital is hosting a free educational seminar for patients, families and healthcare professionals interested in learning more about the latest treatment options for spasticity.

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  • Read about Woodforest National Bank Donates 500,000 to Neuroscience Center at Memorial Hermann

    Woodforest National Bank donates $500,000 to Neuroscience Center at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital

    THE WOODLANDS, TEXAS (December 20, 2016)

    Woodforest National Bank has donated $500,000 to support a new Neuroscience Center that is currently under construction at Memorial Hermann The Woodlands Hospital.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcomes Neurologist Justin P Morgan MD

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcomes Neurologist Justin P. Morgan, MD

    HOUSTON (September 15, 2016) Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates (MNA) and McGovern Medical School at UTHealth are pleased to announce the addition of Justin P. Morgan, M.D.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates and UTHealth Welcome Neurosurgeon Joseph Cochran MD

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates and UTHealth Welcome Neurosurgeon Joseph Cochran, MD

    HOUSTON (August 24, 2016)

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Associates (MNA) and McGovern Medical School at UTHealth are pleased to announce the addition of Joseph Cochran, M.D. Dr. Cochran will serve as a neurosurgeon at Mischer Neuroscience Associates-Southwest as well as Mischer Neuroscience Associates-Sugar Land.<...

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  • Read about FAST Thinking Leads to a Quick Recovery After Stroke for Southeast Houston Man

    F-A-S-T Thinking Leads to a Quick Recovery After Stroke for Southeast Houston Man

    HOUSTON (May 17, 2016)

    Quickly identifying the symptoms of stroke and receiving immediate treatment can minimize the long-term effects of a stroke and even prevent death. Fortunately for Gerald, that’s exactly what happened.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Recognized with National Awards for High Quality Stroke Programs

    Memorial Hermann Recognized with National Awards for High Quality Stroke Programs

    HOUSTON (May 16, 2016) Memorial Hermann is proud to announce that eight of its hospitals have received recognition from the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association (ASA) for the high-quality stroke care provided to patients.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Joseph Martinez, MD

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Joseph Martinez, MD

    HOUSTON (May 5, 2016)

    The Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) and McGovern Medical School at UTHealth are pleased to announce the addition of Joseph Martinez, M.D. Dr. Martinez will serve as a neurosurgeon at Mischer Neuroscience Associates as well as an assistant professo...

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  • Read about 2016 Rock N Stroll for Epilepsy

    2016 Rock ‘N’ Stroll for Epilepsy

    HOUSTON (April 20, 2016)

    The Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) encourages you to participate in the 2016 Rock ‘N’ Stroll for Epilepsy presented by the Epilepsy Foundation of Texas.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Celebrates Purple Day to Increase Epilepsy Awareness

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Celebrates Purple Day to Increase Epilepsy Awareness

    HOUSTON (March 24, 2016) According to the CDC, about 2.9 million people in the United States have active epilepsy – that’s counting both children and adults. Characterized by unpredictable seizures, epilepsy is the fourth most diagnosed neurological disorder and can often cause sufferers to feel alone and isolat...

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  • Read about First in Texas Mischer Neuroscience Institute Selected for New MRI-Safe Technology to Aid Patients

    First in Texas: Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Selected for New MRI-Safe Technology to Aid Patients with Chronic Pain Syndrome

    HOUSTON (March 23, 2016)

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) was recently selected as the first site in Texas to receive the Medtronic Specify SureScan® MRI Technology, which is the first-ever MRI-safe spinal cord stimulation device. MNI will have access to the device beg...

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  • Read about MH Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Neurosurgeon Spiros Blackburn MD

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Neurosurgeon Spiros Blackburn, MD

    HOUSTON (February 3, 2016) The Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) and the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth are pleased to announce the addition of Spiros Blackburn, M.D. Dr. Blackburn will see patients at MNI and at Mischer Neuroscience Associates-Memorial City, and will also ...

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Angel Blanco M.D

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Angel Blanco, M.D.

    HOUSTON (January 27, 2016)

    The Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) and the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth are pleased to announce the addition of Angel I. Blanco, M.D. Dr. Blanco will direct radiation and stereotactic radiosurgery at MNI and serve as an assistant professor...

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Mark Burish MD

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute and UTHealth Welcome Mark Burish, MD

    HOUSTON (January 7, 2016)

    The Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) and the McGovern Medical School at UTHealth are pleased to announce the affiliation of interventional pain management specialist Mark Burish, MD Dr. Burish will direct the Will Erwin Headache Research Center at ...

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  • Read about Its National Alzheimers Awareness Month Know the Signs and Symptoms

    Its National Alzheimers Awareness Month Know the Signs and Symptoms

    HOUSTON (November 24, 2015)

    To help drive awareness of the disease during November – National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month – physicians from Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center want to remind folks of the signs and symptoms, as well as provide information on early interve...

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  • Read about Mischer Neuroscience Institute Offers Parkinsons Disease Patients Better Quality of Life

    Mischer Neuroscience Institute Offers Patients Suffering from Parkinson’s Disease Better Quality of Life

    HOUSTON (October 30, 2015)

    Currently there is no cure for Parkinson's disease, but medication and therapy are used to treat its symptoms. Neurosurgeons at Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and UTHealth Medical School offer patients a highly specialized treatment called deep brain stimu...

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  • Read about October 7 is International Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Day

    October 7 is International Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Day

    HOUSTON (October 7, 2015)

    For the second year in a row, Houston’s City Hall will be lighting up teal in an effort to raise awareness for trigeminal neuralgia (TN), a chronic pain condition that causes extreme, sporadic facial pain and affects an estimated four to eight million people worldwide.

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  • Read about Heath Rushing and Dr Manish Shah Named to Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2015

    Heath Rushing and Dr Manish Shah Named to Houston Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2015

    HOUSTON (September 24, 2015)

    Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital Senior Vice President and CEO Heath Rushing and Manish Shah, M.D., UTHealth pediatric neurosurgeon affiliated with Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and the Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, have both been named t...

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Successfully Completes Systems First NeuroPace RNS System Procedure for Epilepsy

    Memorial Hermann Successfully Completes System’s First NeuroPace RNS System Procedure for Epilepsy Patient

    HOUSTON (July 6, 2015) Nitin Tandon, MD, UTHealth neurosurgeon and Director of Epilepsy Surgery at Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, has successfully implanted NeuroPace®’s RNS® System technology into the skull of a 36-year-old epilepsy patient to help reduce the freque...

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  • Read about Enhanced Convenience and Treatment for Patients at Mischer Neuroscience Institute with Gamma Knife

    Enhanced Convenience & Treatment for Patients at Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute with Brand New Gamma Knife

    HOUSTON (June 2, 2015)

    Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center has recently renovated and expanded its Gamma Knife facility, offering patients enhanced accommodations and technologies including a brand new, advanced Gamma Knife.

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  • Read about Dr Art Day Awarded Highly Coveted Harvey Cushing Medal

    Dr. Art Day Awarded Highly Coveted Harvey Cushing Medal

    HOUSTON (June 1, 2015)

    Arthur L. Day, MD, vice chair and director of clinical education in neurosurgery at Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center and professor of neurosurgery at UTHealth Medical School, has received the prestigious Harvey Cushing Medal, the highest honor awarded by the...

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Recognized During American Stroke Month

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Recognized During American Stroke Month

    HOUSTON (May 21, 2015) This spring, the American Heart Association (AHA) and American Stroke Association (ASA) recognized the Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center with the Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Gold Plus - Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus award.

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Receives Re-certification of Highest Designation

    Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Receives Re-certification of Highest Designation

    HOUSTON (May 1, 2015) The National Association of Epilepsy Centers (NAEC) has recertified the Texas Comprehensive Epilepsy Program at the Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI) as a Level 4 epilepsy center, the highest level of epilepsy care.

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  • Read about Over 5000 Participate in 13th Annual Run for the Rose

    Over 5,000 Participate in 13th Annual Run for the Rose

    HOUSTON (April 27, 2015)

    Approximately 5,500 people, including 80 brain cancer survivors, recently participated in the 13th annual Run for the Rose. The 5K raised the most money in its history with $605,000 benefiting pediatric health initiatives, including but not limited to brain cancer, at Children’s Memorial He...

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  • Read about Childrens Memorial Hermann MNI Host Inaugural Pediatric Neuroscience Symposium

    Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute Host Inaugural Pediatric Neuroscience Symposium

    HOUSTON (April 6, 2015)

    Physicians from UTHealth Medical School, affiliated with Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Memorial Hermann Mischer Neuroscience Institute at the Texas Medical Center (MNI), will be among presenters at the 1st Annual Pediatric Neuroscience Symposium to be held from 8:30 a.m. – ...

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  • Read about 13th Annual Run for the Rose

    13th Annual Run for the Rose

    HOUSTON (April 2, 2015)

    Brain cancer will once again meet its match this April as patients, supporters and family members converge for the 13th Annual Run for the Rose to raise awareness and funds benefiting Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

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  • Read about Dr Bob Fayle Named Physician of the Year by the Texas Neurological Society

    Dr. Bob Fayle Named Physician of the Year by the Texas Neurological Society

    HOUSTON (February 6, 2015)

    Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital is proud to announce Neurologist Robert W. Fayle, MD, has been honored as Physician of the Year by the Texas Neurological Society.

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  • Read about Free Seminar Focuses on Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor

    Free Seminar Focuses on Treatment for Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor

    HUMBLE, TEXAS (October 15, 2014)

    Memorial Hermann Northeast Hospital hosts a free seminar on Saturday, Nov. 1 about the benefits and risks of deep brain stimulation (DBS) therapy for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, tremor, and dystonia.

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  • Read about Mischer Neuroscience Associates Now Seeing Patients in Katy

    Mischer Neuroscience Associates now seeing patients in Katy

    KATY, TEXAS (June 5, 2014)

    Mischer Neuroscience Associates (MNA), a network of outpatient clinics affiliated with the Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann – the largest and most comprehensive neuroscience program in Texas, is pleased to announce neurosurgeon Baraa Al-Hafez, MD is now seeing patients in Katy.<...

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  • Read about Nations First Mobile Stroke Unit Transports First Patient

    Nations First Mobile Stroke Unit Transports First Patient

    HOUSTON (June 4, 2014)

    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, in partnership with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC), is proud to announce that the UTHealth Mobile Stroke Unit has successfully transported and helped save the life of its very first patient.

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  • Read about Stroke You Never Think It Can Happen to You

    Stroke – You Never Think It Can Happen to You

    HOUSTON (May 7, 2014)

    According to the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, stroke is one of the leading causes of death and serious, long-term disability in the United States. On average, someone suffers a stroke every 40 seconds; someone dies of a stroke every four minutes; and 795,000 people suff...

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  • Read about UTHealth In Partnership With Memorial Hermann Introduces Nations First Mobile Stroke Unit

    UTHealth, in Partnership With Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Introduces Nation’s First Mobile Stroke Unit

    HOUSTON (February 3, 2014)

    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, in partnership with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, is unveiling the country’s first Mobile Stroke Unit today, which is outfitted with a computed tomography (CT) scanner that allows a mobile stroke unit tea...

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  • Read about UTHealth Named Quality Care Center for Restless Legs Syndrome

    UTHealth Named Quality Care Center for Restless Legs Syndrome

    HOUSTON (October 11, 2013)

    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is just the third institution in the country designated as a Willis-Ekbom Disease (WED)/Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation Quality Care Center.

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  • Read about Neurosurgeon Cures 9 Year Olds Sudden Brain Condition Using Superglue

    Neurosurgeon Dr. Roc Chen Cures 9-Year-Old’s Sudden Brain Condition Using Superglue

    HOUSTON (October 8, 2013)

    Fourth grade picture day took a drastic turn for Lauren Lackey and her family. After being rushed to Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, Lauren was diagnosed with two complex conditions that restricted blood flow to her brain. Neurosurgeon Dr. Roc Chen recognized the conditions and acted quickl...

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  • Read about UTHealth Studies Ultrasound in Combination With tPA as Therapy for Stroke

    UTHealth Studies Ultrasound in Combination With tPA as Therapy for Stroke

    HOUSTON (September 21, 2013)

    An international, Phase III clinical trial studying ultrasound in combination with tPA - the only current therapy for stroke caused by a blood clot in an artery - to treat acute ischemic stroke has begun at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

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  • Read about Neurosurgeon Ryan S Kitagawa Joins the Mischer Neuroscience Institute

    Neurosurgeon Ryan S. Kitagawa, MD, joins the Mischer Neuroscience Institute

    HOUSTON (August 8, 2013)

    The Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is pleased to announce the addition of neurosurgeon Ryan S. Kitagawa, MD, to the medical staff, concurrent with his appointment as assistant professor in the Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery at the University of...

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  • Read about Mischer Neuroscience Institute Awarded Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stroke Centers

    Mischer Neuroscience Institute: Texas’ First & Only Stroke Program to be Awarded Highly Coveted Advanced Certification for Comprehensive Stroke Centers

    HOUSTON (May 29, 2013)

    The Mischer Neuroscience Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center achieved a significant milestone recently after being recognized by The Joint Commission and the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as meeting The Joint Commission’s standards for Disease-Specifi...

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  • Read about Stem-Cell Expert Joins Mischer Neuroscience Institute

    Stem-Cell Expert Joins Mischer Neuroscience Institute

    HOUSTON (October 31, 2011)

    Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center in collaboration with The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, announced the appointment of Ying Liu M.D., Ph.D. as Assistant Professor with The Vivian L. Smith Department of Neurosurgery at UTHealth and Research Sci...

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  • Read about Representative Giffords Statement from Memorial Hermann

    Representative Giffords Statement from Memorial Hermann

    HOUSTON (August 2, 2011)

    Since Gabby arrived to Houston and Memorial Hermann, we have been consistently pleased with the strides she has made. I could not be more proud of how far she has come. She looked terrific in Congress yesterday, and her presence there offers clear signs of cognitive improvement, physical strength...

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  • Read about Representative Gabrielle Giffords Recovery Reaches Major Milestone

    Representative Gabrielle Giffords' Recovery Reaches Major Milestone

    HOUSTON (May 15, 2011)

    Doctors treating the Arizona congresswoman say her cognitive abilities and physical strength have improved to the point where she no longer needs to remain a patient in the hospital.

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  • Read about Representative Giffords Medical Team Say She is Medically Able to Travel

    Representative Giffords Medical Team say she is “Medically Able” to Travel

    HOUSTON (April 25, 2011)

    Rep. Giffords was given the green light to travel to Florida last week after her doctors determined that she is well enough to leave TIRR Memorial Hermann, where she has been undergoing rehabilitation since late January.

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  • Read about Childrens Memorial Hermann Hospital Study Cord Blood Stem Cells for Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury

    UTHealth and Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital Study Cord Blood Stem Cells for Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury

    HOUSTON (January 5, 2011)

    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) has begun enrollment for the first Phase I safety study approved by the Food and Drug Administration to investigate the use of a child's own umbilical cord blood stem cells for traumatic brain injury in children. The study is bei...

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  • Read about Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital is First in Houston to Have Cutting Edge Image Guided Radiosurge

    Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital is First in Houston to Have Cutting Edge, Image-guided Radiosurgery System for Treating Neurological Disorders

    HOUSTON (November 21, 2008) Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital is the first hospital in South Texas and only one of five facilities in the nation to be home to the Trilogy Tx for treating brain, spinal cord cancer and other central nervous system disorders with non-invasive, image-guided radiosurgery.

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  • Read about Certified Stroke Centers Provide Highest Level of Care

    Certified Stroke Centers Provide Highest Level of Care

    HOUSTON (August 13, 2008)

    At Memorial Hermann, we are deeply committed to providing acute stroke patients with the latest breakthrough treatments, including new clot dissolving drugs. USA Today recognized the program for its level of care.

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  • Read about Emilio Navaira Upgraded to Fair Condition

    Emilio Navaira Upgraded to Fair Condition

    HOUSTON (April 16, 2008)

    Emilio Navaira has reached a significant milestone in his recovery and has been upgraded to fair condition at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.

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  • Read about Emilio Navaira Updates From Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center

    Emilio Navaira Updates From Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center

    HOUSTON (April 4, 2008)

    As part of the ongoing treatment to the various injuries sustained by Emilio Navaira in his tour bus accident, doctors performed a successful procedure on the afternoon of March 31 to treat a pseudoaneuurysm in Navaira's right lung.

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  • Read about Emilio Regaining Consciousness

    Emilio Regaining Consciousness

    HOUSTON (March 27, 2008)

    Emilio Navaira is slowly regaining consciousness. On the evening of March 26, Navaira opened his eyes and moved his arms and legs.

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  • Read about Emilio Navaira Remains in Critical Condition Today

    Emilio Navaira Remains in Critical Condition Today

    HOUSTON (March 26, 2008)

    Emilio Navaira underwent successful surgery late evening on Tuesday, March 25 to remove a bone flap from the skull. This common procedure is performed to allow the brain room to swell. Navaira remains in critical condition at Memorial Hermann-TMC.

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  • Read about Emilio Navaira Updates From Memorial Hermann

    Emilio Navaira Updates From Memorial Hermann

    HOUSTON (March 25, 2008)

    Alex Valadka, MD, director of neurotrauma service at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, today began increasing the body temperature of Emilio Navaira from 33 degrees to 37 degrees C.

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  • Read about Emilio Navaira in Critical Condition at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center

    Emilio Navaira in Critical Condition at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center

    HOUSTON (March 24, 2008)

    Medical update Grammy-award winning Tejano singer Emilio Navaira remains in critical condition at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.

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