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Ensuring Accessible Care Through Flexible Payment Options at Townsen Memorial Health System

At Townsen Memorial Health System, our core values of compassion, quality, integrity, and excellence guide every aspect of our operations. These principles not only shape the way we provide medical care but also how we handle the financial aspects...

Enhancing Sleep Health: Townsen Memorial Health System Introduces Inspire Surgical Treatment for Sleep Apnea

At the heart of Townsen Memorial Health System’s mission lies a firm commitment to providing accessible, high-quality, patient-centered healthcare. Our values are built on a foundation of compassion, quality, integrity, and excellence, guiding us ...

Revolutionizing Prostate Health: Introducing Aquablation Therapy at Townsen Memorial Health System

At Townsen Memorial Health System, our pledge to deliver individualized care for all patients is the cornerstone of everything we do. With a steadfast commitment to accessible, high-quality, patient-centered healthcare, we continuously seek to inn...

Introducing Townsen Memorial Health System’s State-of-the-Art Surgery and Imaging Centers in Katy

At Townsen Memorial Health System, we're committed to delivering compassionate, individualized care to all patients. Our focus on accessibility and innovation drives us to continuously enhance healthcare outcomes using the latest technologies and ...

Innovations in Imaging: Townsen Memorial's Advanced Diagnostic Services Part 3

Welcome to the final installment of our blog series about the advanced medical imaging technologies that are available across the Townsen Memorial Health System. If you like, you can read Part 1 and Part 2 first. In this concluding entry, we shift...

Innovations in Imaging: Townsen Memorial's Advanced Diagnostic Services Part 2

Welcome back to the second installment of this series about the advanced medical imaging technologies employed at Townsen Memorial Health System. You can find Part 1 here. In this edition, we delve deeper into the world of medical imaging, focusin...

Innovations in Imaging: Townsen Memorial's Advanced Diagnostic Services Part 1

At Townsen Memorial Health System, embracing innovation is a core part of our mission, which is why we strive to employ the latest technologies, treatments, and methods to enhance your health outcomes. Today, we delve into the cutting-edge medical...

Introducing Townsen Memorial Health System

Townsen Memorial Health System is thrilled to announce the launch of our new website, marking a significant step in our commitment to delivering top-quality individualized care to our patients. This endeavor is part of our broader efforts to refre...

Diabetes 101: What You Should Know

Diabetes is a prevalent and complex health condition affecting millions worldwide. At Townsen Memorial Hospital Group, we aim to provide you with essential knowledge and insights into the management and understanding of diabetes. Whether you have ...

Diabetes 101

November is Diabetes Awareness Month. The disease, which affects more than 37 million people in the United States, is as common as one in ten people and is the seventh leading cause of death in the country. Even more staggering than that, accordin...

Reducing Breast Cancer Risk Factors With 5 Easy Steps

Breast Cancer Risk Factors And 5 Easy Ways To Reduce Them October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, marking a good time to check in on your own breast health.  Breast cancer is a disease characterized by cell overgrowth in the breasts. Ther...

Hiring In Healthcare 6 Tips For Success

Career or job fairs are a great opportunity for you to network and get yourself noticed by potential employers. On the other hand, employers attend job fairs to get themselves in front of a high-volume of candidates and to win facetime with top ta...

Common Hand Surgeries And How To Prevent Them

If you’re like most people, you use your hands all of the time. In fact, your hands and wrists are probably one of the most used parts of your body. From cleaning and cooking, to writing and typing, to making music and art, to driving a car, we us...

8 Signs You Should See An ENT

August is wellness month, and a resource to help you in your overall wellness is an Ear, Nose and Throat Specialist, or ENT. An ENT specializes in all ailments of the ear, nose and throat, and can help you with the following eight conditions. ...

Heat-Related Illnesses And How To Avoid Them

Summer temperatures are heating up, and while most enjoy the days at the beach and spending time in the great outdoors, the sun can actually be dangerous if you aren’t prepared. According to the CDC, heat stroke is responsible for the death of ove...

Townsen Becomes Third Hospital Nationally To Adopt Xenocor’s Revolutionary Laparoscopes!

Townsen Memorial Hospital Group has become the third hospital system in the nation to embrace this cutting-edge technology. By integrating Xenocor’s laparoscopes into their surgical practices, Townsen Memorial Hospital sets a precedent for excelle...

Pollen, Mold, & Hurricanes: How To Cope With Allergies During Hurricane Season

As hurricane season approaches in Houston, residents must prepare for more than just strong winds and heavy rains. The combination of pollen, mold, and hurricanes can make this time of year particularly challenging for those with allergies. In thi...

What Type Of Doctor Do I Need? What You Should Know

When managing our health, one of the first questions we often face is, “what type of doctor do I need?” Houston residents are fortunate to access many healthcare options, from primary care physicians to specialized practitioners. In this blog post...

Is There A Difference Between Acid Reflux And Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (Gerd)?

Acid reflux and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) are two conditions that are often used interchangeably, but they are actually distinct disorders with different causes, symptoms, and treatment options. Understanding the differences between a...

Wellness Check: Our Orthopedic Physicians Can Help

The end of the year is quickly approaching, which means it’s almost time again for New Year’s resolutions and realigned health goals. However, there is still time before the year ends to make good on the health goals you set back in January. End t...

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus: How To Protect Yourself

A coronavirus is a type of virus with many different strains that may or may not cause disease. However, last year’s outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, now referred to as SARS-CoV-2, has caused an outbreak of respiratory illness called COVID-...

4th Of July Safety – Boats & Fireworks

Summer is all about spending time in the sun, being on the water and seeing friends and family. From celebrating on the 4th of July to Friday night barbecues, there’s no shortage of good times. However, along with the games and relaxation, safety ...

Keeping Your Children Safe During Back To School

Back to school looks different this year for everyone–parents, kids, teachers and school staff alike. Whether you’re homeschooling, virtually learning, or sending your child back to school in-person, one thing that’s likely on your mind is how to ...

Breast Cancer And Early Detection

As you probably already know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. While participating in charity runs and wearing pink are great ways to raise funds and awareness, knowing the early warning signs of breast cancer can help you detect the dise...

National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. It is important to remain educated, find resources, and make sure all those around us are aware of their risk too. Diabetes is a complex health condition that affects millions of people in America. Wi...

CT vs. MRI: What Is The Difference?

Two of the most well-known imaging exams are CT Scans and MRIs. Both are used to capture detailed images of organs, bones, and other tissues. The biggest difference between the two is that MRIs (magnetic resonance imaging) use radio waves and CT (...

The Different Types Of MRI Scans

MRI scans, or Magnetic Resonance Imaging, is a type of diagnostic imaging test that can produce images of the body’s soft tissues and nervous system. MRIs use radio and magnetic waves to create these images rather than radiation. Whether you need ...

The Benefits Of Outpatient Imaging Centers

What Is An Outpatient Imaging Center? Imaging centers are facilities dedicated to performing medical imaging services to produce high definition images of bones, tissues, organs, blood vessels, arteries, and the nervous system. Imaging centers of...

The Growing Demand For Interventional Radiology

What Is An Outpatient Imaging Center? Imaging centers are facilities dedicated to performing medical imaging services to produce high definition images of bones, tissues, organs, blood vessels, arteries, and the nervous system. Imaging centers of...

The Future Of Diagnostic Imaging

As scientists research and discover new trends and innovations, the landscape of medical imaging is ever-evolving. The technology that shapes and drives diagnostic imaging has grown steadily, allowing radiologists to use things like MRI, tomograph...

What Is A Radiologist?

If you’ve ever needed to get imaging done at a hospital, you’ve interacted with a radiologist. Radiologists are medical doctors that specialize in both diagnosing and treating illnesses using medical imaging. Imaging can include X-rays, MRIs, PET ...

Women’s History Month: Women In Medicine

March Is Women’s History Month Townsen Memorial is proud to celebrate the contributions of strong women in medicine. To honor Women’s History Month, we’re highlighting some women that have changed the field of medicine through their work and dedi...

Black History Month: How Heart Disease And Stroke Impact African Americans

February is Black History Month. We take this time to celebrate the achievements of African Americans and honor the significant role and impact they have made on American society. This year during Black History Month, we want to discuss the healt...

What Are The Types Of Imaging Tests?

Have You Ever Wondered Why There Are Different Types Of Imaging Tests? If your doctor has ordered a medical imaging exam for you, you might have questions about the type of scan or test you will be receiving. There are many ways doctors use imag...

Be Fast To Identify A Stroke And Save A Life

What Is A Stroke?  Stroke is a disease that affects the arteries leading to and within the brain. It occurs when a blood vessel that carries oxygen and nutrients to the brain is either blocked by a clot or bursts. When this happens, part of ...

UV Awareness Month: How To Detect Skin Cancer

If you’re like most people, you love the sun. On a breezy summer’s day, nothing feels better than the sun’s warm rays on your skin. While the sun helps plants grow and sustains life on Earth, it can also damage your skin and cause skin cancer, esp...

How Doctors Find The Cause Of Pain

Living with chronic pain can be debilitating, especially if you don’t have the answers as to why you’re feeling the way you are. Fortunately, if you are living with pain, there are a variety of things your physician can do to help determine the ca...

5 Most Common Surgical Procedures

It is estimated that 234 million surgeries are performed each year worldwide. This means that 1 out of every 25 people will have a surgical procedure done each year. Having to undergo surgery may seem frightening, but if you have a painful conditi...

9 Things You Didn’t Know About An MRI

So your doctor says you need an MRI. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a medical imaging technique that uses strong magnetic fields, magnetic field gradients, and radio waves to generate images of organs within a patient’s body. If this is your...

Women’s Medical Contributions Throughout History

March is about commemorating and observing the vital role of women’s contributions in history. Townsen Memorial is celebrating by highlighting some of history’s most influential women that have changed the field of medicine. Metrodora (C. 200-400...

Heart Disease: Risk Factors And Prevention

Each February, we celebrate American Heart Month by motivating each other to adopt healthier lifestyles to prevent heart disease. Being physically active, eating healthier foods, getting enough sleep, not smoking, and finding healthy ways to reduc...

8 Health Issues For Women Over 65

As women age, the chances of developing certain health issues begin to increase. Your biological makeup plays a role in how predisposed you are to certain illnesses. We have compiled a list of the most prevalent health concerns impacting women who...

Preventative Screenings Worth Scheduling

When it comes to your health, taking a proactive approach by taking preventative measures can give you the best quality of life. Preventative screenings can detect issues early on which gives you the best chance at treatment. Far too many American...

How To Read An Ultrasound

Ultrasound can be used for numerous reasons, from examining a fetus to diagnosing pain, swelling, and infection in the body. It can also be a helpful guide for biopsies or assess any damage after a heart attack. Ultrasound is non-invasive and does...

Early Cancer Detection Using Mammograms And Breast Ultrasound

Early detection can help save lives, particularly when it comes to breast cancer. During a breast cancer screening, your doctor checks your breasts for signs of cancer, such as lumps or changes in the tissue. The most common imaging tests done to ...

Townsen Memorial Hospital Launches New Emergency Room and Clinics

The devastation of Hurricane Harvey left Humble Surgical Hospital under one and a half feet of water in the Fall of 2017. After nearly one year of renovations Humble Surgical Hospital has reopened as Townsen Memorial Hospital under new ownership a...
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Townsen Memorial Health System is committed to excellence in providing you the best care, recovery, and quality of life.

At Townsen Memorial Health System, we provide approachable, top-quality individualized care across all our convenient locations. Our team ensures swift, accommodating care infused with compassion and excellence. Expect advanced healthcare, employing the latest technologies and treatments for the highest quality patient-centered experience.

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