2018 Medicine Admissions
Washington University of Barbados is aspiring to be one among the
Medical Universities in the Caribbean.
Since 1976, Tomball Regional Medical Center (TRMC) has been provided quality healthcare to the northwest Houston and Harris County communities. Tomball Regional Medical Center is committed to providing quality healthcare while making a difference in their patients’ and families’ lives. Now, they have started initiatives like the 30-Minutes-or-Less E.R. Service Pledge and community programs such as Senior Circle. TRMC is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, is designated by The Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and offers one of the only support groups in the area for patients and their families recovering from stroke.
BARIATRIC WEIGHT LOSS
The medical centre offers two surgical procedures for helping people to lose weight and improve conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, sleep apnea and other diseases. The hospital provides Weight Loss Seminar, Surgery Options, Gastric Sleeve Weight Loss Surgery, LAP-BAND Weight Loss Surgery and free consultation.
The hospital provides the services of Cardiac Care includes Bypass Surgery, Cardiac Catheterization, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Carotid Stenting, Coronary Computer Tomography, and Duplex Ultrasounds. Apart from this, they are renowned to provide service of Cardiac Care such as Duplex Ultrasounds, Heart Valve Replacement Surgery, Pacemakers and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD), Peripheral Angiography and Intervention, Thoracoscopic Microwave Atrial Ablation etc.
At Tomball Regional Medical Center, diagnostic imaging is used to create a graphic depiction of the structures and functions of the body’s organs and other internal systems. Diagnostic imaging at Tomball Regional Medical Center provides multi-modality imaging services to inpatient, outpatient, operating room and emergency department patients.
The emergency department teams are ready to assists patient in emergency situations and are always open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and 365 days a year. They offer full emergency departments at two locations to serve the patients better.
The doctors on staff at Tomball Regional Medical Center are here to help, offering compassionate medical care. Family Medicine involves several medical disciplines, including - Obstetrics, Gynaecology, Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, Midwifery, Paediatrics.
MEDICAL COMPLEX SURGERY CENTER
The services of the hospital includes General Surgery, Gynaecology Procedures, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, & Throat) Surgery, Pain Management Surgery and Podiatric Surgery.
PRIMARY CARE AFFINITY DOCTORS
Their services includes OB/Gynaecology, Endocrinology, Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, and Midwifery.
Pulmonary Rehab is a comprehensive, medically supervised program designed to assist patients in regaining their physical capacity and improving the quality of life of those who have chronic lung diseases.
Additionally, patients are provided with the educational resources that will help them to make health decisions that can help slow and stabilize the progression of their lung disease.
Tomball Regional Medical Centre’s rehabilitation services are designed to help patients through the process of recovering from injury or illness. Their goal is to help people regain their independence and improve their lives.
Robotic surgery is a type of minimally invasive surgery that uses a computer-assisted technology to aid in surgical procedures. Through this process, surgeons use miniaturized surgical instruments that fit through a series of small incisions to reduce scarring and recovery time.
SENIOR CARE UNIT
At Tomball Regional Medical Center, their Senior Care Behavioural Unit was designed specifically for older adults who are experiencing mental, emotional or behavioural problems. All treatments and interactions are age-appropriate for senior psychiatry.
SLEEP DISORDER CENTER
The Sleep Center at Tomball Regional Medical Center performs sleep studies on children, starting at age 12, through adults. Sleep Studies at the Sleep Center take place in comfortable, home-like rooms.
Their services of the surgical procedure includes Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Including Open-Heart Surgery, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Gastrointestinal (GI) Procedures, General Surgery, Gynaecological Surgery, Kidney Stone Lithotripsy, Laparoscopic Surgery, Including Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy, Neurosurgery, Ophthalmology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Including Joint Replacement and Spine Surgery, Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose And Throat) Surgery, Pain Management Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Urological Surgery and Vascular Surgery.
THE TOMBALL SPORTS MEDICINE CENTER
Their sports medicine program of the Tomball Sports Medicine Center was the first hospital-based sports medicine program in the greater Houston area. Sports Medicine services includes: ACL Injury Prevention, Aquatic Therapy, Athletic Training, Impact Sports Concussion Management, Occupational and Hand Therapy, Physical Therapy and Sports Advantage.
TOMBALL REGIONAL ORTHOPAEDIC CENTER
The Tomball Regional Orthopaedic Center is a specialized centre dedicated to the care of joint replacement patients. Their program brings together a team of knowledgeable surgeons with compassionate and specially trained nurses, therapists and technicians.
PATIENTS & VISITORS
The patients and visitors department has an important feature such as spiritual services. Tomball Regional Medical Center believes on the meeting the spiritual needs of patients as the important part of the healing process. They offer spiritual care in two entities. Their on-call chaplain service team is available 24/7 and provides deeper spiritual counselling for those patients who are in requirements of spiritual healing.
An Established Institution
WUB is a renowned healthcare institution that has offered Medical Degrees for well over a decade.
An International Career
Join our international medical community where classes are taught in English by experienced professors and medical doctors from around the world.
Direct clinical experience is supported by a solid tutoring system and starts in your third year, which gives you considerable practical experience.
Innovative and Active Teaching
WUB curriculum is enhanced by a wide variety of active learning methods based on a student-centred approach (Problem-Based Learning, Case method, Concept maps, Simulated patients).
Enjoy the style, culture, gastronomy and entertainment of one of Barbados's most exciting cities. Venture further to experience the delights of Barbados or use the opportunity to learn Barbados.
Advanced Research and Technology
WUB can count on state-of-the-art technologies and research experience. A new simulation centre of 1000 sm, designed according to the highest technological standards, will be ready for autumn 2018.