Realizing you need dental work can be daunting. After all, teeth and gums are some of the most sensitive areas in the body. Add to that the fact that dentists use some unusual, sharp, intimidating instruments, and it’s easy to understand why so many people put their oral health on the back burner. However, avoiding […]
Max, an El Paso native, is a bilingual social worker on the case management team. Max is a happy, music loving person who adds an easy-going dynamic to the team. With a background in adolescent therapy, he enjoys direct care by providing counseling to our Greenspoint Health Center patients. Max enjoys spending time with his […]
Our March 2019 Employee Spotlight features: HELEN MUONEKE, PHARM.D., cMTM, AAHIVP Assistant Pharmacy Director
Vision is something that’s very easy to take for granted. Even if you wear contact lenses or eyeglasses, these corrective measures are so common, that they’re hardly ever thought of as a hardship. However, if you suddenly start experiencing blurred vision, it could be a cause for alarm; especially if the issue isn’t resolved quickly. […]
Receiving a dire diagnosis for yourself or for a loved one will leave you feeling overwhelmed and helpless. This is especially the case when the condition is terminal. How do you fully assimilate what’s going on? Should you get a second opinion? Are there any better alternatives elsewhere? How Do Clinical Trials Work? There are […]
Receiving an HIV positive diagnosis can be gut-wrenching. It comes with an avalanche of emotions and questions. How can this be possible? How do I tell my family? Am I going to die soon? Due to the nature of the disease and the stigma associated with it, HIV can have dire consequences on a person’s […]
Here is a guide to how hepatitis is transmitted and learning whether you’re at increased risk. If you’ve tested positive for hepatitis B or C, trust the physicians at St. Hope Foundation to help clear or control the virus. Our medical team stays abreast of the latest advancements in hepatitis treatments to provide patients the […]
Dental hygienists and dental assistants are similar in that they both provide dental care. However, the depth of car they provide is vastly different, as is the level of which they interact with patients. If you are considering a career in the dental industry – or if you are simply curious – here are some […]
It’s time to get the straight facts about blind or visually impaired people during Blindness Awareness Month in October. Ivan J. Srut, O.D. shares.
We would like to congratulate Dr. Nisha Patel D.D.S. for being named St. Hope Foundation Employee of the Month for October 2018. Keep up the great work!