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Patient Care

At all of our conveniently located clinics, the skilled and professional physicians in the division of rheumatology evaluate and manage acute and chronic musculoskeletal and inflammatory conditions such as:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatic
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Systemic Vasculitis including Wegener's Granulomatosis
  • IV Infusion Services are available at the UHC and Friendswood sites

Our Clinics

UTMB Multispecialty Center
2660 Gulf Freeway South, Suite 2
League City, Texas 77573
Phone: 832.505.2150
Fax: 281.337.0704
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Medical & Surgical Specialties
121 W. Parkwood, #121(near the intersection of FM 528 and 518)
Friendswood, TX 77546
Phone: 281.482.0303
Fax: 281.992.2909
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University Hospital Clinics (UHC)
1005 Harborside Dr., 5th Floor (just east of 11th St.)
Galveston, TX 77555-1326
Please park in UTMB Public Parking Garage 2 on Harborside Dr.
Phone: 409.772.2222
Fax: 409.772.4456
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The department of internal medicine is developing evidence based clinical protocols which will be available in EPIC (as order sets) for use when admitting patients with these diagnoses. Their AIM is to standardize care and decrease length of stay and readmission rates.

Currently available protocols are:
  • CAP - Community Acquired Pneumonia Orderset
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis Adult, ICU
  • General Medicine Admission
  • Immunodeficiency Flow Panel
  • MICU/CCU Admission Order Set
  • Oral Analgesic Medicaitons
  • Parenteral Opioids
  • Sepsis, Adult ICU
  • 111 - Stroke Alert
  • 112 - Stroke Activation
  • 300086 - Stroke Floor Admission
  • 3000000001 -  Stroke Critical care without tPA
  • 300088 Stroke - Transfer from Critical care to floor
  • 3004002 - Stroke Discharge

All protocols can be found in the EPIC order set section.

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The department of Internal Medicine has a large role in the Meaningful Use Initiative. Our participation is key for the success of the initiative. Please visit the meaningful use website for important communication and updates from the Meaningful Use Initiative.

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