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CHRISTUS Santa Rosa honors more than 2,000 years of dedicated service

Tonight, 88 CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Associates are honored for their years of dedication to spreading the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. The group will receive accolades at a special reception in the Sky Room at the University of the Incarnate Word. Six of these Associates have been serving our ministry...

Pediatric Specialist Receives Hospital’s First Basic Science Grant

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio announced that Dr. Mark Gorelik, medical director of Pediatric Rheumatology and associate professor with Baylor College of Medicine, was selected to receive a 2016 Voelcker Fund Young Investigator Award. Dr. Gorelik will focus on the Role of Follistatin Like 1 Protein in...

Moving: top cardiothoracic surgeon brings his office closer

Dr. Timothy Lyda, Cardiovascular Services Medical Director, CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels (CSRH – NB), has expanded his practice and office hours to keep up with a growing New Braunfels community and the demands for CSRH – NB’s outpatient care. Dr. Lyda will office at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa...

Baylor College of Medicine Physicians Now Part of Aetna Network Network

Pediatric physicians with Baylor College of Medicine who practice at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio are now accepting Aetna insurance plans. This means children and families with Aetna coverage will now have access to more than 150 providers from Baylor College of Medicine and The Children’s Hospital. ...

Outpatient surgery center becomes first in South Texas to use high-tech robot

Surgeons at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Physicians Ambulatory Surgery Center – Ewing Halsell (CSR PASC – EH) performed a laparoscopic myomectomy (gynecological procedure) using the da Vinci® Surgical System, becoming the first ambulatory surgery center in South Texas to offer procedures using this high-tech, robotic surgical platform. ...

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels honored for Lactation Care Services

The International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners® (IBLCE®) and International Lactation Consultant Association® (ILCA®) have recognized CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – New Braunfels (CSRH – NB) for excellence in lactation care. The Hospital has received the IBCLC Care Award in recognition for staffing professionals who hold the prestigious International...

Top Nurses recognized by CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Health System (CSRHS) honors five outstanding nurses today for the incredible work they do with patients and families. The Special Honor for Individual Nursing Excellence (SHINE) Award recognizes nurses who exceed expectations and exemplify leadership, compassion, clinical skills, and educational standards. This year's award winners are...

A First in San Antonio: New, high-tech non-surgical weight loss procedure

Bariatric surgeon Dr. John Pilcher has performed the first-of-its-kind, non-surgical ReShape® Integrated Dual Balloon System procedure at CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – Alamo Heights (CSRH – AH), giving area residents who may be struggling with their weight loss goals another means to regaining their health, safely and quickly. The...