How do I know if I’m a candidate for LASIK surgery?

By: Dr. Pankaj G. Shah While every patient is unique, about 80 to 85 percent of people who wear prescription eyeglasses or contact lenses are...

Is Diabetes mellitus high-risk for amputation?

By: Dr. Jose Andres Gonzalez7 Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a high prevalence disease in Rio Grande Valley area. It is associated with lack of normal...

Urgent Care vs. Emergency Room: What’s the Difference?

By:  Cruz Bernal, M.D. An illness or injury appears at any time during the day, and is always unplanned.  An accidental cut while making dinner,...

What should I look for when choosing a LASIK surgeon?

Choosing the right surgeon is perhaps the most important decision you will make when considering the LASIK procedure. Having a surgeon you can trust...

What should I do if I’m involved in a car accident?

The first thing to do after any accident is make sure everyone involved is okay. Get medical attention for anyone who needs it, but...

What are conditions that may affect your breasts and treatments available?

By Dr. Lisa Chapa “You have breast cancer.” Those are the words no woman wants to hear. It’s one of the reasons so many women...

Am I at risk for a heart attack and what are some of the...

By: Dr. Hector Soto A heart attack is usually caused by the rupture atherosclerotic plaque, or a cholesterol plaque, that has formed in one of...

How do I choose the right personal injury lawyer for my case?

Hiring the right person to handle your case doesn’t have to be complicated, but it does require some due diligence. I recommend people start...

Acura of the Rio Grande Valley Hosts Fashion Fest 2019

Acura of the Rio Grande Valley entered the Holiday Season with a bang in the late November by first hosting the Valley Symphony Orchestra...

Am I too old for Lasik

  One of the most common questions I get about LASIK eye surgery is whether the procedure can be considered for older people. The truth...