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Methodist International Hospital

Methodist International Hospital

Houston, US   |   Accreditation: none listed 

Methodist International Services, 6560 Fannin ST 220

Houston, Texas 77030

methodistinternational@tmhs.org

(713) 441-2340

 

Features:

The Methodist Hospital in Houston is known around the World as one of the leading hospitals in the United States. Located in the heart of Houston’s world-renowned Texas Medical Center, this acute care complex serves over 40,000 domestic and international patients each year.

 

Methodist International, a division of The Methodist Hospital, is dedicated to providing the highest level of healthcare to the international community. Methodist International serves patients, physicians and healthcare organizations around the world to improve local care, to share knowledge and experience, and to advance the science of medicine.

 

Patient and Family Services

Each year, The Methodist Hospital treats more than 4,500 international patients from over 70 countries. At the core of Methodist’s dedication to excellence is Methodist International’s Patient Services, offering world-class care in every medical specialty, from orthopedics to internal medicine, oncology, urology, and more. Combining a deep pool of financial and intellectual resources with a commitment to ensuring the hospital’s ability to offer the most advanced new treatments, Methodist International Patient Services is able to offer patients truly exceptional care in a beautifully appointed, well-equipped setting.

 

Physician and Health Professional Services

Through a relentless dedication to service, our physicians and staff are committed to the development and nourishment of relationships between our medical staff and health care providers from abroad. Our commitment is the driving force behind our physician programs and services offered by Methodist International. We our dedicated to providing you and your patients with the most comprehensive, innovative options available. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us. We will be happy to provide you with additional information or to discuss any concerns you may have.

 

Administrative Healthcare Consulting

Many other industries have made great strides recently toward a consistent level of excellence. Methodist’s International Consulting division works to move healthcare in the same direction, drawing on the comprehensive experience of The Methodist Hospital to meet the growing demand for organizational and administrative management expertise in healthcare organizations around the world. Methodist International Consulting caters to the international healthcare arena, helping clinics, hospitals, and even governments improve their efficiency and quality of care. Consultants from our hospital facilities in the United States provide expert assistance in every related field.

Specialties:

Centers of Excellence

Leaders in Cancer Services
One of the largest and most rapidly evolving programs in the country, Methodist’s Cancer Services was established in 1987 and is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer. Methodist is the second largest adult cancer provider in Texas. The Methodist Hospital was the first in the nation to offer Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT)-commonly known as Peacock radiation therapy-to attack tumors with pinpoint accuracy. The Breast Care Center at Methodist, in collaboration with the Baylor College of Medicine, is one of the few all-digital mammography facilities in the country and has a research component that is one of only eight recipients of the Breast SPORE (Specialized Program of Research Excellence) grant.

 

Leaders in Cell and Gene Therapy
An alliance of The Methodist Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, and Texas Children’s Hospital, the Center for Cell and Gene Therapy is dedicated to developing and providing innovative, cost-effective cellular and genetic therapies for adults and children. These three Texas Medical Center powerhouses have fueled a program that is a unique combination of basic science and clinical research with both comprehensive adult and pediatric Cell and Gene Therapy Transplant units.

 

Leaders of Heart Care
The Methodist DeBakey Heart Center is a world-renowned organization that is consistently ranked among the top heart centers in the nation. Physicians are continuing the groundbreaking work begun by famed heart care pioneer Dr. Michael E. DeBakey and his associates, who developed many of today’s life-saving techniques, tools, and procedures at The Methodist Hospital. The Center’s experts have pioneered modern heart care, performing the world’s first heart bypass surgery, one of the nation’s first angioplasties, and Texas’ first heart-lung transplant. These internationally distinguished physicians continue to push boundaries and offer heart patients the most advanced options.

 

Leaders in Neurosciences
The Neurological Institute (NI) has transformed one of the nation’s finest treatment programs into a comprehensive model for research, and the diagnosis and treatment of neurological diseases such as stroke, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, multiple sclerosis, and Lou Gehrig’s disease. Renowned specialists lead a core group of more than 50 neurologists, neurosurgeons, and dozens of neuro-specialist staff, all collaborating to make the NI the nation’s model for neurological diagnosis, treatment, clinical trials, and research. The neurosciences program is ranked best in the state and is recognized as one of the top centers in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

 

Leaders in Orthopedics
Performing over 8,000 surgeries a year, the orthopedic surgeons at The Methodist Hospital offer unparalleled experience. Thesespecialists are distinguished in the research, diagnosis, and treatment of bone and joint disorders such as metabolic bone disease, scoliosis, and arthritis. They are also leaders in the treatment of knee, shoulder, and elbow injuries and disorders, and they are pioneers in ACL reconstruction and meniscal/cartilage transplantation. Home to the team physicians for the Houston Astros professional baseball team and the National Football League’s Houston Texans, the orthopedics program at The Methodist Hospital has pioneered innovative treatment options and offers a comprehensive program for athletes of all ages.