In his It’s Your Health column, UTMB’s Dr. Michael Warren wrote that many people faced with relocation never consider the available health care facilities in their new hometown. “If you are about to move, add ‘hospitals’ to your list of things to check, right alongside schools for the kids, country clubs for your spouse and housing for the entire family. … Teaching medical centers offer a wide selection of specialists representing the majority of medical fields, and this is the major advantage of larger hospitals located in academic settings.”