Medical Schools

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2013

    Grand Prairie Spa Owner Who Mistook Woman's Pregnancy for Urinary Tract Infection Has to Stop Practicing Medicine

    The website and Facebook pages for The Master's Hand Medical Center in Grand Prairie, which later changed its name to the Master's Hand Spa, have been taken down. The traces that are left on the Internet indicate it offered weight loss treatments, botox, lipo-laser, as well as massages and other spa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2012

    DeVry is Quite Surprised by the Negative Reaction to its Plan to Train Caribbean Med Students in Texas

    Back before I posted this piece about how DeVry -- yes, that DeVry -- wanted to train students from one of its Caribbean medical schools in Texas hospitals, I reached out to the for-profit university for a more detailed explanation of their plans and, perhaps, a comment. None came. But over the week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2012

    DeVry Wants to Train its Caribbean Med Students in Texas Hospitals. But Is That Legal?

    If you're like me, you associate DeVry with grainy daytime TV advertisements from the mid-1990s hawking cut-rate degrees in things like medial records and mechanical drafting. But the for-profit college has apparently been moving up in the world, now training not only your stenographer but your doct ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2011

    The Battle Between Parkland and Dallas News Rages On In Missive From Hospital CEO

    Ron Anderson​Last week, Dallas Morning News Deputy Managing Editor Maud Beelman penned a piece for Harvard's Nieman Watchdog in which she explained the paper's yearlong investigation into the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and Parkland Memorial Hospital -- two heretofore "sacred c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2009

    Bodies to Hit the Floor in the Old West End Marketplace Beginning Saturday

    Photos by Kimberly ThorpeDr. Roy Glover, chief medical director and spokesperson for Bodies: The Exhbition. You can check out more photos in our slide show.​You shouldn't be grossed out by the cadavers and bones on display at the new Bodies: The Exhibition, which has already taken over the first f ... More >>

  • News

    December 7, 2006

    Paying the Piper

    Legal bills mount as the county defends its failed jail health systems

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    Dr. Disaster

    When the world is falling to pieces, emergency doctor Paul Pepe makes order from chaos

  • News

    March 8, 2001

    Dr. Cop

    John Mullen is a modern-day action hero straight out of television, a full-time emergency room physician who fights crime and solves murders on the side

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    Beggars' banquet

    Dallas' matrons of charity find that ostentation is out and value is in when it comes to raising money

  • News

    June 10, 1999

    Bitter pill

    Texas' naturopathic physicians lose a bid to become legal

  • News

    February 11, 1999

    The Fugitive

    Child psychiatrist Robert Gross claims malicious federal prosecutors unfairly charged him with fraud and forced him to flee to England. Is it the doctor or the judicial system that is out of touch with reality?

  • Film

    April 17, 1997

    Dead Heads

    In this lifeless comedy, the corpses have more charm than the actors