Sept. 15, 2019

Vol. 8, No. 36

Important News

and Events

Circle of Friends – Support Those Who Support BCMS

BCMS Programs
and Services

LifeBridge Physician Counseling

BCMS Auto Show

New Member Welcome Photos

SAM Magazine - “Lyme Disease”

BCMS on Social Media

Medical Community News & Events


Bank of San Antonio

Phyllis Browning

Physicians' Purchasing Guide

Auto Program

BCMS/Favorite Staffing

Credentialing Services - BCVI

LifeBridge Physician Counseling

Online Physician Directory

Phone App by BCMS

San Antonio Medicine

LifeBridge - Help for the Stressed Physician!

Physician Counseling & Wellness Program

•   Dealing with stress at work?

•   Need someone to talk to confidentially?

•   Is stress affecting your professional and/or personal life?

Free, confidential counseling to BCMS Members

* Check your email for an invitation from  *


BCMS Annual Auto Show

BCMS 33rd Annual Auto Show

October 17th • 5:30 to 8:30 PM

BCMS Building
4334 N. Loop 1064 West • San Antonio, TX 78249

Music By: The Rick Cavender Band

Nine area restaurants serving their best

New Cars, Food, Drink and Networking!

New Member Welcome Photos

BCMS celebrated its annual New Member Welcome mixer on Tuesday, Sept 10, 2019 at Audi Dominion.

Thank you to Rick Cavender, the Cavender Audi team and The Rick Cavender Band for treating the BCMS members to a spectacular evening filled with camaraderie, outstanding music and food!

Click here for photos of the event.

San Antonio Medicine Spotlight Article

Lyme Disease: Diagnosis and Cure by Alfred Miller, MD

… I am truly amazed by the results of objective testing to confirm the etiology of Neurodegenerative Diseases. For many years I erroneously excluded Borrelia infections by adhering to the standard testing method. The tests measure the antibodies in the patient's blood in response to exposure to the antigens on the spirochete. In the chronic infection, the spirochete becomes cystic and sequestered resulting in a muted or absent immune response. …

BCMS on Social Media

Are you following BCMS on Social Media and Using the BCMS phone app?


Community News and Events

·         Stephen Harrison, MD named to BioMed SA Board of Directors

·         UT System Population Health Survey of Primary Care Clinics

·         Anderson, noted heart failure expert, to join UT Health San Antonio

·         Rockwood honored as an AOA Pillar of the Orthopaedic Profession

·         September 17th - SAMGMA, new Management 101 Breakfast series

·         September 21st - BCMS Alliance and the YWCA to provide free helmets to children

·         September 21st – MEDDROPSA Your safe and easy way to dispose of unwanted medicines

·         September 28th - Heal the Healer 2019 Solving Problems, Restoring Wholeness

·         September 29th – UTHSA’s TMA/AMA/BCMS chapter Hard Hats for Little Heads Fundraiser

·         December 14th – Heart Rhythm Focus San Antonio Symposium

Circle of Friends Platinum Sponsor

Circle of Friends Gold Sponsors

Thank you to our BCMS Circle of Friends sponsors!

Donations from Circle of Friends sponsors help keep down the cost of dues and allow BCMS to continue to provide quality service to its members.

The Society continues its pledge to you and only will involve itself in services and programs that benefit you, the member, and your patients.

Bexar County Medical Society

4334 N Loop 1604 W, Ste 200

San Antonio, TX 78249


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