The Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) is dedicated to providing compassionate, skilled and state of the art medical care. As a nationally recognized medical center, we continue to experience unprecedented growth and expansion in both the clinical and academic arenas. Our primary mission is to provide helpful and considerate patient care. We also aim to educate and produce highly qualified, ethical and caring future neurosurgeons. Additionally, we strive to advance the field of neurosciences by performing outstanding research.
| Wednesday May 27, 2015 |
Chairman David F. Jimenez, MD, FACS recently visited KENS5’s “Great Day SA” to talk about North Central Baptist Hospital’s new pediatric neurosurgery program.
Children with urgent health problems can be seen and treated at North Central Baptist any time, day or night, thanks to the hospital’s 24/7 coverage.Full Spectrum of Neurosciences Care in San Antonio
| Friday May 22, 2015 |
Chairman David F. Jimenez, MD, FACS, faculty, and various members of the Neurosurgery department recently attended a reception sponsored by MD News Magazine to honor UT Medicine’s Neurosciences Group.
| Wednesday May 20, 2015 |
In an article published by the Washington Post, journalist Christie Aschwanden discusses the complicated issue of patients recording conversations with their physicians through the use of personal devices, such as cell phones. She addresses the controversial subject from both perspectives and brings to light important questions regarding transparency, objectivity, litigation, and trust. Aschwanden interviewed Professor Ali Seifi, MD, FACP for the piece because he explored the same topic in an article he co-authored in April that was published by the Journal of the American Medical Association.
24/7 Neurosurgical Care at North Central Baptist Hospital
Wednesday May 27, 2015 Full Spectrum of Neurosciences Care in San Antonio
Friday May 22, 2015 To Record or Not Record
Wednesday May 20, 2015 Meaningful Use Luncheon
Monday May 18, 2015 Texas Medical Association honors David F. Jimenez, MD, FACS
Tuesday May 12, 2015