Blog Posts in 2019

Dallas Medical Center Receives Chest Pain Certification
Aug 9, 2019

Dallas Medical Center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval ® for Chest Pain Certification by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health ...

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 ...