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Ruben Garza named CEO of Dallas Medical Center
Jun 3, 2019

Ruben Garza, PA, has joined Dallas Medical Center (DMC) as the new Chief Executive Officer. He joins DMC after serving nearly four years as a Transitional CEO for Prime Healthcare, the parent company of DMC. Since joining Prime Healthcare, Garza ...

Stop Ignoring These Common Symptoms
Apr 26, 2019

We know going to the doctor isn’t always on the top of everyone’s “to-do” list. Because of this, it can be very easy to dismiss symptoms. What might become part of your everyday life, can be a subtle sign that something more ...

Avoiding Distractions While Driving
Apr 24, 2019

We never set out with the intent to have an accident. But far too often, we allow the distractions of the modern world to interfere with our daily driving routines. While it's easy to think that our phones or other distractions won't lead to ...

New Vision Open House
Mar 29, 2019

Your Role in Preventing Traumatic Brain Injuries
Mar 22, 2019

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. As the most complex and important organ in the body, proper protection it vital. While the skull is thick enough to protect the brain from minor injury, serious injuries can cause permanent damage and possible ...

Tips For Being a Responsible Designated Driver
Mar 15, 2019

St. Patrick's Day weekend is one of the biggest party weekends of the year. While many will be celebrating the holiday with alcohol, a few will be fulfilling the responsible role of designated driver. This role can be challenging during such a ...

Cancer Prevention: 5 Ways to Reduce Your Risks
Feb 25, 2019

When it comes to cancer prevention, the best thing you can do is to keep up with regular screenings. By doing so, you can spot cancer markers early before any symptom even arise. The next best thing is to evaluate your lifestyle. From keeping a ...

Top Ways to Get Your Heart Health in Check
Feb 13, 2019

It’s true: February is the time to spread the love! Whether it’s to your family, friends, or your beloved pet, this week is the week to show the ones we love most just how we feel. Although you might be wrapped up in celebrating love over ...

Burn Prevention Tips
Jan 31, 2019

According to the American Burn Association, approximately every minute, a burn injury occurs in the United States that is serious enough to require treatment. Children under 16 make up a quarter of those admitted for burns. Sadly, most of these could ...

ER vs. Trauma Center — What’s The Difference?
Jan 29, 2019

When something tragic occurs, your first thought may be to go to an emergency room — but not all are created equal. Different hospitals might have different titles and names for different specialties, often leaving patients confused or merely ...

Winter Car Safety Tips
Jan 17, 2019

Whether you are going on a road trip or just running your daily errands, car safety should always be your top priority. From ensuring your children are safely secured to being cautious of how you are driving on the road, winter safety tips can often ...

New Year's Safety Tips
Dec 28, 2018

As we begin to say “goodbye” to 2018 and “hello” to 2019, we want to remind you to celebrate responsibly. As one of the top five deadliest holidays, we often see a large number of drinking and driving accidents in the ER. Not ...

Signs It's Time to Head to the ER
Dec 17, 2018

We know how busy the holiday season is, and because of it, eating well and resting can often be put on the back burner for many of us. Since you might not be watching everything you ingest, and your only exercise might be running in and out of the ...

Avoid Emergency Room Visits During the Holidays
Nov 30, 2018

The holiday season is around the corner, and though it is a time for joy and merriment, it’s also a time for injury and accidents. With all the extra travel, holiday feasting, and rushing around, the ER volume can seem to double! Though we are ...

Thanksgiving Safety Tips
Nov 20, 2018

Thanksgiving is a few days away, and as you rush to packed supermarkets and begin the holiday feast prep — don’t forget to keep safety in mind. From travel to kitchen fires, here is how to prepare to have an accident-free holiday! Always ...

Dallas Medical Center Receives Trauma Designation
Aug 28, 2018

Dallas Medical Center (DMC), located in the heart of the Corridor, has just been designated as a Level IV Trauma Center by the Texas Department of State Health Services. Being designated as this type of trauma center means the facility is available ...

Dallas Medical Center Receives Trauma Designation
Aug 3, 2018

The quality of care available to residents of the North Dallas Corridor just got better. Dallas Medical Center (DMC), located in the heart of the Corridor, has just been designated as a Level IV Trauma Center by the Texas Department of State Health ...

Dallas Medical Center Named Large Business of the Year
May 29, 2018

Dallas Medical Center recently joined the ranks of Coca-Cola Southwest Beverages and Essilor of America, as the latest company to receive the Large Business of the Year award by the Farmers Branch Chamber of Commerce! This award is given to companies ...

What is Your Cardiac Calcium Score?
May 2, 2018

Heart attacks seem to come on suddenly for a reason. For nearly half of all Americans, a heart attack is their first symptom of heart disease! To help people identify heart disease before an attack, the Dallas Medical Center has created a Cardiac ...

Dallas Medical Center joins the fight against the opioid epidemic
Apr 13, 2018

(Dallas, TX, April 13, 2018) – All across the country, there are countless news stories about how chemical dependency, most notably opioid addiction, is tearing families apart and ruining lives. Earlier this year, Dallas County joined a number ...

Dallas Medical Center Joins Fight Against Opioid Epidemic
Apr 4, 2018

Even with all the health trends, exercise programs, organic food options and more happening in the U.S. right now, America still has an opioid problem. Opioids – a class of drugs that include heroin and prescription pain relievers oxycodone, ...

Prostate Cancer Awareness Month Featuring Dr. Rufus Green
Nov 15, 2017

For sensitive issues relating to basic bodily functions, you should only trust the best physicians, like Dr. Rufus Green, M.D., FACS, at Dallas Medical Center. With more than 25 years experience as an urologist in the North Dallas Corridor, and with ...

DMC Will Offer Orthopedic Urgent Care Clinic
Nov 7, 2017

It’s fall in Texas, which means its football season! If you’ve ever been inspired to throw a pigskin yourself after watching your favorite team win, then you know the game can be fun and competitive, with a huge potential for injury. If ...

Prime Healthcare Hospitals Recognized Nationally by Healthgrades - Hospitals receive nearly 200 awards for various specialties
Oct 18, 2017

(Ontario, CA - October 18, 2017) – Prime Healthcare’s community hospitals across the United States have once again received top awards and accolades for clinical excellence in various procedures and conditions by Healthgrades, the leading ...

Medical Matters Leading the Way
Oct 1, 2017

When JT Barnhart became CEO of Dallas Medical Center in May 2016, his main goal was to become the hospital of choice for the community. He sought to bolster the hospital’s services and be the hospital residents in Farmer’s Branch, ...

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