Kelsey-Seybold Doctors Made Headlines in January

Jan. 3: Dr. Steffanie Campbell, Internal Medicine, Pearland Clinic, spoke to FOX 26 about how to properly start an exercise program and the importance of speaking with your doctor beforehand.

Jan 9: Dr. Sandra Rajan, Optometry, Fort Bend Medical and Diagnostic Center, spoke to FOX 26 about the importance of regular eye exams and what common eye issues can be identified and treated during these yearly exams.

Jan. 12:  Dr. Michelle Udayamurthy, Internal Medicine, Berthelsen Main Campus, spoke to KHOU about the Omicron variant, including how long it may be around and what’s next for the pandemic.

Jan. 18: Dr. Jesus Samaniego, Chief of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Woodlands OB/GYN and Women’s Health, spoke to FOX 26 about whether the COVID-19 vaccine affects fertility and menstruation. He gave insight on what women should know about the vaccine. His interview segment was also syndicated on Fox across the country.

Jan. 18:  Dr. Melanie Mouzoon, Managing Physician for Immunization Practices, Woman’s Center, was mentioned on KPRC regarding the COVID-19 tests the government is mailing to the public and when people should use at-home rapid tests as opposed to PCR testing.

Jan. 18:  Dr. Shane Magee, Internal Medicine, Tanglewood Clinic, spoke to FOX 26 about common winter health misconceptions, such as catching a cold by being outside in cold weather.

Jan. 20:  Dr. Chikku Paul, Pediatrics, Kingwood Clinic, spoke to Fox 26 about how the new movie “Encanto” is wonderful for kids and families to watch together because it represents different demographics and family dynamics.

Jan. 24:  Dr. Christine Le, Family Medicine, Tanglewood Clinic, spoke to Fox 26 about the use of N95 masks, including signs of wear and tear indicating the mask needs to be replaced with a new one.

Jan. 28:  Dr. Puneet Patni, Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine, Clear Lake Clinic, Berthelsen Main Campus, Pasadena Clinic, and Sleep Center, spoke to Fox 26 about a viral “sleep hack” circulating on social media. He discussed it uses multiple techniques for relaxation and meditation to get to sleep quickly.

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