Dr. Ponce de Leon was recently certified to offer the da Vinci® Surgical System, robotic-assisted surgery. Thanks to a breakthrough surgical technology, there is a new category of minimally invasive surgery for which you may be a candidate. It is an effective, minimally invasive alternative to both open surgery and laparoscopy. Through the use of…
Congratulations to Dr. Farrow who was elected Chief of Surgery at Memorial Hermann Hospital Katy.
Dr. Rick Ngo was selected by his peers as an outstanding practicing doctor in Texas. After an extensive nomination and research process conducted by Key Professionals Media, Inc., the results will be published Super Doctors® Rising Stars, a special advertising section in the July 2012 issue of Texas Monthly.
Dr. Guillermo Ponce de Leon is now offering new THD (Transanal Hemorrhoidal Dearterialization). THD is a minimally-invasive, non-excisional procedure for the surgical repair of internal hemorrhoids. THD uses a doppler to locate the terminating branches of the hemorrhoidal arteries. Once the artery is located the surgeon uses an absorbable suture to ligate or “tie-off” the…
Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital named Dr. Buckminster Farrow Physician of the Year 2011 on December 14th. The announcement was made in a surprise (to Dr. Farrow at least!) celebration that included hospital physicians and staff. Congratulations Dr. Farrow! Picture of Drs. Lee, Farrow and Bluhm Picture of Dr. Farrow and Family
Rick Ngo, MD was recently elected Parlimentarian of the Vietnamese American Medical Association of Greater Houston.
The Gulf Coast Region of the American Cancer Society appointed Dr. Rick Ngo as the Chair of their Leadership Council.
The August issue of Breakthroughs in Heatlh – Memorial City features an article written by Dr. Ngo about hernias. Ngo_Breakthroughs_Article_0811.pdf
Drs. Dempsey and Lee attend ASBS Annual Meeting
Dr. Wood Appears on Great Day Houston with Deborah Duncan to discuss incision-less heartburn surgery.