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“This is the type of care I had long sought to provide my patients, with unrushed visits and direct availability whenever and wherever they need me, whether it’s the middle of the night or at the hospital,” said Dr. Englund

Specialdocs Consultants continues to facilitate Houston’s concierge medicine momentum

MARCH 30, 2019 – Houston, Texas stands out as a pivotal force in the rapidly-expanding concierge medicine movement. The city is home to the Texas Medical Center, one of the largest medical complexes in the world, and local physicians were among the first to recognize the many benefits of the personalized-care model.

Over the past two years, several area physicians have launched their concierge medicine practices with the support of Specialdocs Consultants, a pioneer in concierge medicine transitions and practice management.

For Dorothy Serna, MD, and Kelly Englund, MD, at North Cypress Internal Medicine & Wellness, concierge medicine presented a unique opportunity for change.

“This is the type of care I had long sought to provide my patients, with unrushed visits and direct availability whenever and wherever they need me, whether it’s the middle of the night or at the hospital,” said Dr. Englund, who converted to a concierge practice at the end of 2018.

In mid-2017, Dr. Serna discovered the concierge model meshed perfectly with her lifestyle medicine (LM)-focused approach.

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SOURCE: https://specialdocs.com/industry-insights/houston-mds-launch-concierge-practice-adding-to-the-care-models-momentum/

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