One of the most important factors that you need for a good quality of life is your health. Few things in your life will affect you like poor health or disability. It’s important to have a good doctor that is familiar with your situation and medical history.
Unfortunately, the same doctor that served you so well while you were middle aged may not be the best doctor for you as you age.
Becoming a senior citizen entails many changes, especially physical. Joints are wearing out, arteries may be narrower, and diabetes could become an issue. The best doctor for your gradually changing condition is probably a specialist in geriatric medicine: a geriatrician.
Plano seniors can begin learning about geriatric medical care by reading this hospital guide.
U.S. News and World Report ranks hospitals nationally and regionally. They are a great resource for finding the best-ranked hospitals.
The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano is also rated high performing in 5 procedures and conditions:
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
Aortic Valve Surgery
Heart Bypass Surgery
Lung Cancer Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement is a heart surgery that does not require a heart-lung bypass. The physician inserts a catheter through an artery in the groin and uses x-rays to guide a compressed replacement valve into place. Once in position, the compressed valve is opened by balloon inflation, remaining in place.
At The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, the medical team will see that you receive quality treatment and follow-up care.
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano is a #15 regionally ranked hospital in Texas and rated high-performing in 5 adult procedures/conditions according to U.S. News and World Report.
According to Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, physicians on their medical staff cover the majority of major specialties.
The Hospital offers a wide range of patient services. They provide emergency, cardiovascular, orthopedic, and women’s health resources, to name several.
Texas Health Presbyterian uses advanced technology such as voice-activated robotics in the operating rooms to diagnose and treat a wide range of complex medical conditions.
Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano is rated high-performing in 3 adult procedures and conditions; chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, heart failure, and colon cancer surgery.
The Hospital provides a wide range of medical services at the Plano location.
Baylor Regional Medical Care helps restore comfort to patients suffering pain with medication management and using both x-ray guided injections and Rhizotomy.
Rhizotomy is the process of heating the affected nerve to turn off its pain signaling ability.
Try asking friends, family, and acquaintances for recommendations. You can also use online medical care search tools.
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