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First Texas Hospital Recognizes Dr. Ronak Patel and Dr. Bryan Mills as Outstanding Physicians

Adeptus Health recognizes two of its physicians, Dr. Ronak Patel and Dr. Bryan Mills, for the exceptional healthcare they provide patients at First Texas Hospital in Houston, Texas.

Lewisville, TX (PRWEB) October 10, 2017


Adeptus Health,
a leading patient-centered healthcare organization expanding access to
the highest quality emergency medical care, is pleased to recognize two
of its physicians, Dr. Ronak Patel and Dr. Bryan Mills, for the
exceptional healthcare they provide patients at First Texas Hospital in
Houston, Texas.


“Dr. Patel and Dr. Mills are both dedicated to providing the highest
level of care to our patients at First Texas Hospital,” said Maridel
Acosta- Cruz, CEO of First Texas Hospital and Market CEO- Houston Area.
“We are honored to have them a part of our team as they continue to
serve the greater Houston community.”


Dr. Ronak J. Patel joined First Texas Hospital in 2016 as a general
and bariatric surgeon with specialties in general surgery, laparoscopic
surgery, trauma surgery, and bariatric surgery. Dr. Patel has a strong
interest and passion for bariatric surgery and the maintenance of weight
loss after surgery. He also teaches weight sensitivity courses for
medical professions.


Dr. Patel received his medical degree from the Texas College of
Osteopathic Medicine at the University of Texas Health Science Center in
Fort Worth, Texas. He completed his residency in general surgery at the
University of Texas at Houston, where he served as Chief Resident
during his final year. Dr. Patel went on to complete his fellowship in
advanced laparoscopy and bariatric surgery at the University of Florida
in Tampa, Florida and then completed DaVinci Robotic Surgical Training.


Dr. Patel is also a member of the American College of Surgeons, the
American Osteopathic Association, the American Society of Metabolic
& Bariatric Surgery (ASBMS), in addition to several other
institutions. He is also Fellowship certified by the ASBMS and the
fellowship council.


Dr. Bryan Mills has been an Orthopedic Surgeon at First Texas
Hospital since last year. He values the importance of the use of hands
and wrists in everyday life and therefore decided to specialize in the
treatment of hand and wrist injuries and ailments. He typically treats
patients with arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, fractures, nerve
entrapment, and trigger finger.
Dr. Mills earned his medical degree from the Albert Einstein College
of Medicine in New York City before going on to complete his orthopedic
surgery residency at The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New
Jersey. Following the completion of his residency, he obtained a
fellowship in hand surgery at the University of Massachusetts.


Dr. Mills is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic
Surgeons, the American Association for Hand Surgery and the Harris
County Medical Society.


First Texas Hospital, licensed by the state as a general hospital,
includes 50 inpatient beds, three operating rooms and 13 ER treatment
rooms that include advanced diagnostic equipment and an on-site
laboratory, which allows patients with a broad spectrum of illnesses and
injuries requiring immediate medical attention to be treated.


The facility is located at 9922 Louetta Road, Houston, TX, 77070 and open twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.


About First Texas Hospital


First Texas Hospital is a full service general hospital in Houston, TX. First Texas Hospital is equipped with 50 inpatient beds, three Operating Rooms, an emergency department, onsite laboratories and pharmacy, and an imaging department equipped with the latest in imaging equipment. The hospital is capable of inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures and is providing the community 24/7 access to emergency medical care. For more information visit https://firsttexashospitalcyfa...