Dr. Gilad Filmar is a Urogynecologist for Houston Metro Urology (HMU).
Dr. Gilad Filmar is a board certified gynecologist with post residency fellowship training in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery (“Urogynecology”). He now practices urogynecology and general gynecology at Houston Metro Urology. Dr. Filmar graduated Magna Cum Laude from the Sackler School of Medicine in Tel Aviv, Israel in 2002. He then served as a doctor for 5 years in the Israeli Defense Force, concluding a distinguished tour of duty in 2007 with the rank of Captain. Along with his then pregnant wife and daughter, he moved to the United States after he was offered a position in the prestigious OB/GYN residency program at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City – a residency program recognized nationally for its emphasis on women’s health and Urogynecology.
Happy Easter everyone!
urologyhealth.org Urinary tract infections (UTIs) account for more than 8.1 million visits to the doctor each year. About 40 percent of women and 12 percent of men will feel the symptoms of at least one UTI during their lifetime. About one in five young women who have a UTI will have another one.
My heart goes out to the people of Brussels.
theguardian.com Follow live updates on the aftermath of two explosions at Brussels airport and a blast near EU buildings
What a great moment.
Young woman gives the man who raised her the gift of a lifetime — adoption papers. “You’ve raised me my whole life...I’m so grateful to be able to call you d...
What is Uro/Gynecology anyway?
hmutx.blogspot.com Congratulations to the Houston Metro Urology Surgical Center for reaching a record milestone! Through hard work and unprecedented...
npr.org In an instant that's frozen in time, the barrel of the bat looms just inches away from the boy's nose and eyes, with a man's hand and forearm blocking its path.
Happy International Women's Day!
internationalwomensday.com International Women's Day (IWD) is March 8 and the 2016 campaign theme is Pledge For Parity. Celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women
Which states have the highest cancer rates?
blog.dana-farber.org Which U.S. States Have the Highest Cancer Rates? [Infographic] March 26, 2015 / by Dana-Farber General interest 1 In a country as geographically vast as the United States, and with a large and mobile population, it’s not surprising that cancer rates vary by region, by state – and even by localities…
Don't let age stop you from being active.
medicalnewstoday.com New research finds a link between moving and reduced risk of death in the over-50s, and suggests that replacing sitting time with activity may help older adults live longer.
How much water should you drink a day?
healthambition.com We\'ve all heard that drinking 8 cups of water a day is the right amount for us, but is that really true? Let\'s check how much water do you need daily! I know I drink water like a horse, and I drink 3 to 5 cups with my midday meal alone.
Mexican food doesn't have to be totally bad if you eat avocados with it.
aboutnutritionfacts.com Research has revealed that individuals with diabetes who ate a diet consisting mainly of avocados, which is high in monounsaturated-fat, had much better management of their blood glucose and triglycerides in comparison to individuals who ate a high-carbohydrate, low-fat diet.Research has shown
healthywomen.org There'll always be traffic when you're running late. Your kids will opt for the ice cream over the fruit salad. The dishwasher will break just as you're about to host a dinner party. You'll forget your umbrella when it's pouring out. And your kid is bound to get sick. It's a fact of life.
Thought this was neat.
youtube.com via YouTube CaptureCheerleader ask a autistic boy to prom... His reaction was priceless...
authoritynutrition.com This is a detailed article about green tea and its health benefits. Green tea is high in antioxidants that can improve the function of your body and brain.
ahealthblog.com According to a study, obstructive sleep apnea patients sleep better following surgery for improving their breathing and are therefore less drowsy throughout the day.The research found that daytime
Happy Presidents' Day everyone!
thehealthsite.com Menopause can cause weight gain (obesity), heart disease and osteoporosis. Read to know more.
Be careful where you eat!
chron.com We're nowhere near Halloween, but the ghosts are already out and about in Houston. Well, ghost ants, at least.
healthguides.healthgrades.com Are you losing sleep over your condition? Do you pass up social events because of it? It may be time to seek treatment.
webmd.com Your diet, along with medications you might take, may be aggravating urinary incontinence symptoms. WebMD provides a chart showing how everything from soda to muscle relaxants affect bladder control.
Tips to get you through a case of the Mondays....
thegoldengirlblog.com Ah, Mondays. More like, “Ahhh Mondays!” We know the feeling all too well. That dread that looms over you on Sunday nights, knowing what you’re in for the next morning. Having to set four alarms to actually get you out … Continue reading →
[02/07/16] Good Luck to both teams in Super Bowl 50!
These are the kind of caring people that need to be in healthcare. Those who will go the extra mile to make a sick child's day!
Nurse Brandon singing to Sophia. It's beautiful to see this and it shows that he loves his career. Making children smile one at a time. Keep on singing!
Happy Groundhog Day!
"There is no shadow to be cast! An early spring is my forecast!"
-Punxsutawney Phil, Groundhog
npr.org After a tap of a cane on Phil's tree-trunk cage, his door was opened, and the animal emerged to proclaim an early end to winter.
[02/01/16] Remember that it's always a good idea to get tested for STI's. You are helping yourself and others.
The power of a smile!
huffingtonpost.com Powerful smiles at Miami Cruise Port Terminal on an early Saturday morning "Smile and the world will smile with you." -- Unknown Want a sure fire way to brighten your day? Consider a smile! A ...
What a neat concept! It's a charity fashion show for women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer.
breastcancercare.org.uk The Show London is a special event held annually to celebrate the strength and courage of our models while showcasing the very latest in designer fashion.
Nothing conclusive yet but pretty interesting...
theguardian.com Research has found a Brazilian wasp’s venom could destroy tumours of leukaemia, prostate and bladder cancer without harming healthy tissue
Hope it doesn't get to the states!
usatoday.com Health officials say the USA needs to do more to prepare for the arrival of the Zika virus, which is spreading rapidly throughout the Americas.
ahealthblog.com Maternal nutrition is essential for a developing embryo as well as the health of the child in the future. Supplementing with certain vitamins has proven to improve health of the fetus, one example is
siliconrepublic.com Women’s health is a growing area of health and we've rounded up five of the best apps in the area | Fertility apps | Period trackers
healthfinder.gov To reduce the sodium in your diet, keep these tips in mind when you go food shopping.
theboltonnews.co.uk A BRAVE cancer sufferer is using her battle against the condition to help others.
cancercode.org Receiving a diagnosis of cancer is frightening and can be devastating, especially when the prognosis is unfavorable. Discover different ways to stay positive
rebalancing the muscles to hold the body and the joints in the correct place
Dr. Rosalyn Nguyen specializes in Sports Medicine and Musculoskeletal Health. She sees patients at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas
We couple modern day medicine with good old fashion values to create affordable and accessible healthcare
Internal Medicine Practice
NorthStar PCP Network is dedicated to facilitate doctor's practice by using an advanced system to allow doctors to focus on patients, not in administration
We are a family focuses medical practice, providing a complete set of services: Physical exam, ECG, laboratory, woman and men health, DOT, blood pressure and diabetes control among other and very soon immigration medical exam also. We are a bilingual team
We are a new pediatric clinic in the memorial city area compassionately serving children from birth till 18 years for the last two and half years
Dr. Masroor Khan, provides the cardiovascular care that he would want his own family members to receive. Decisions and actions that he takes, is centered on delivering the best cardiology service for his patients.
We believe a healthcare provider should be available when the patient needs them and as such, have offices that are available long hours.