July 8, 2011
New Pediatric Neurologist to Serve Houston and Suburbs
HOUSTON, Texas, July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Texas Medical & Sleep Specialists proudly announces that Dr. Melissa Jones has joined Dr. Joshua Rotenberg in pediatric neurology practice.
Originally from Houston, Dr. Jones is proud to be able to serve the community in which she was raised. Dr. Jones received her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine where she was awarded the American Academy of Neurology prize for excellence in neurology. While still a student, she performed research regarding advanced epilepsy treatment with the vagus nerve stimulator.
Dr. Jones completed her residency in Pediatric Neurology at Texas Children's Hospital & Baylor College of Medicine in June. Dr. Jones practices general pediatric neurology but has special interests in seizures and developmental delay. She has lectured extensively on topics ranging from migraine to neurodevelopmental disorders.
Texas Medical & Sleep Specialists (TMSS) is a multi-specialty practice that has served Houston and San Antonio since 2009. Dr. Rotenberg, a founder of this group, also practices pediatric neurology and has sub-specialty board certification in sleep medicine for adults and children. Dr. Rotenberg is a member of the American Epilepsy Society and the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy & Developmental Medicine.
TMSS strives to preserve personal attention for people needing specialized care. Dr. Rotenberg said, "What parent wants to wait when their child has a seizure or a concussion? If a child snores or has disturbed sleep, who can wait months? To meet the need, our practice offers expedited evaluations and state-of-the-art treatments."
The practice welcomes referrals for children and teens with seizures, headache, developmental delay, autism, cerebral palsy, movement disorders, stroke or other neurologic problems. As a sleep specialist and a neurologist, Dr. Rotenberg offers added sleep medicine services for children & adults.
"Dr. Jones will meet the local need for quality neurologic service for adults and teens. She is an excellent child neurologist with outstanding personal skills. We both strive to offer patient centered care," said Dr. Rotenberg.
Drs. Jones and Rotenberg are accepting new patient referrals for children and adolescents. With convenient offices in Memorial City & Katy patients travel from throughout Texas and Louisiana. To contact the practice call 713-464-4107 or log on to www.txmss.com.
CONTACT: Joshua Rotenberg, Pediatric Neurology - TMSS, +1-713-464-4107, [email protected]