For health professionals

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Spring is officially here. Come celebrate the new season with us and take a fresh look at how ETMC is improving the quality of life for East Texans. Along with breakfast there will be door prizes and, as always, a great time.

7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Thursday, May 5
ETMC Pavilion
801 Clinic Drive

Please RSVP with a number of attendees to msikes@etmc.org.

We greatly appreciate the support of you, the valued staff members of area physicians.

Thank you for all you do.


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ETMC Tyler has 24/7 interventional neuroradiology care

Time won’t wait for patients experiencing the signs of stroke. And at ETMC Tyler they won’t have to wait – because we have an experienced team of interventional neuro- radiologists who offer around-the-clock care at the first certified primary stroke center in East Texas.

ETMC Tyler follows stroke protocols and offers the most advanced care

  • Thrombolytic therapy, including tPA to break down blood clots and restore blood flow
  • The Penumbra system, using X-ray guidance to locate clots, break them up and then suction them away
  • Stent retrievers, used to navigate blood vessels in the brain and then find and remove clots
  • Coiling and catheter techniques to interrupt blood flow and starve tumors that may be causing stroke symptoms
  • A dedicated neurology ICU with nurses specially trained in stroke care

ETMC Tyler is the first primary stroke center to be certified in East Texas, with the most recent recertification occurring in September 2015. An experienced team of interventional neuroradiologists, neurosurgeons and neurologists are standing by to offer patients the most advanced stroke care available.

For more information, click here.

Talk to the director of the ETMC neurological Institute, Lisa Hutchison
903-594-2812
lhutchison@etmc.org

Melissa Sikes, director of provider relations, will be happy to visit with you and discuss what you need from the interventional neuroradiology care team at ETMC Tyler.


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Stay connected to information important to you and your practice. Text “Connect” to 77997 to receive notices directly to your smartphone.

  • Updates on special events
  • Notices of new online CME courses
  • Quick links to new treatments and technologies at ETMC
  • Read about new providers joining our organization
  • Find fast registration links for CME seminars and symposiums

Stay connected. Stay informed.


Educational opportunities

ETMC provides educational opportunities, services and much more for physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals.


Physicians Practice: a free journal on running your practice

We also encourage you to visit the site for Physician’s Practice magazine. We’ve partnered with one of the leading medical practice journals to provide you quality online information, including articles, guides and tools.

We also provide Physician’s Practice magazine to doctors in our region. If your practice is in East Texas and you’re not receiving a complimentary subscription, please call 903-531-8890.


Practice opportunities

If you’re interested in joining the team at ETMC, please review the menu links listing our current practice opportunities.