MEDIA CONTACT(S): Rachelle Khalaf Manager, Media Relations MEDIA: 713-442-4919 General Inquiries: 713-442-0000 Rachelle.Khalaf@Kelsey-Seybold.com 11/14/2019 PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Generic HTML Content Kelsey-Seybold Opens New Four-Story Multispecialty Care Center in Cypress Off U.S. 290 West Page ContentStandalone clinic expands medical specialties and services offered in Cypress and the surrounding area HOUSTON (Nov. 18, 2019) – Today, Kelsey-Seybold opens a new, state-of-the-art, standalone medical clinic in the Cypress area, replacing the existing Cypress Clinic. The new, four-story clinic is located at 13105 Wortham Center Drive, Houston, Texas 77065 in the heart of the Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District. The new clinic is triple the square footage of the old clinic, at 72,000 square feet, and has room to grow to up to 35 physicians. "It was so exciting when we learned the clinic would be upgraded to a new, standalone, four-story building. We have known for a while that this growing community needed more access to care," said Cecilia Fowler, director of ambulatory care, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic. "We have increased the number of primary and specialty care providers and have expanded the diagnostic tests available to patients. Our new home in this beautiful building will supply existing and new patients with nearly all the outpatient care someone could need, close to home and work." This investment in the Cypress area should improve patient experience and convenience by expanding services offered. As of opening day, patients will have access to physicians specializing in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Pulmonary Medicine, Endocrinology, Dermatology, OB/GYN, Gastroenterology, Optometry, Ophthalmology, Podiatry, and Orthopedics. Future specialties may include Allergy, Cardiology, Neurology, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, ENT, and Audiology. The new clinic also offers current and new patients expanded medical and diagnostic testing, including radiology (CT/MRI), ultrasound, 3D mammography, bone density, cardiac stress testing, and laboratory services. Patients will continue to have the convenience of an on-site Kelsey Pharmacy to fill prescriptions."Watching this building go up over the last year has generated so much excitement and momentum from our providers and clinic staff. We've all been ready to serve current and new patients in this new space since we learned about the build over a year ago," said Carminia Davidsohn, M.D., managing physician at Kelsey-Seybold Clinic – Cypress. "This new building gives us the space we need to serve patients now and room for growth in the future. We're all so happy to provide the level of quality care that our patients have come to expect from us in a setting that's more comfortable and convenient." About Kelsey-Seybold Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey in Houston's renowned Texas Medical Center. More than 450 physicians and allied health professionals practice at 24 locations in the Greater Houston area. Kelsey-Seybold offers quality medical care in 55 medical specialties. The organization operates the largest freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Center in the state of Texas and offers state-of-the-art Varian TrueBeam and Varian Edge radiation therapy technology at a nationally accredited Cancer Center. An accredited Sleep Center, comprehensive laboratory services, advanced imaging and diagnostics, 16 onsite Kelsey pharmacies, and MyKelseyOnline, a secure web portal, are part of its comprehensive offerings. Kelsey-Seybold partners with major insurers to offer value-based commercial health plans. KelseyCare Advantage, a Medicare Advantage plan offered to Houston-area beneficiaries and affiliated with Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, has achieved the coveted 5-out-of-5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid for three consecutive years and is the only 5-out-of-5-star rated plan in Texas. Kelsey-Seybold has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as the nation’s first accredited Accountable Care Organization and a Level 3 (highest) Patient-Centered Medical Home. Kelsey-Seybold has many physicians in the Greater Houston area certified for excellence in diabetes and heart and stroke care by the NCQA. In addition to these recognitions, Kelsey-Seybold is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, and Endoscopy Center.