MEDIA CONTACT(S): Rachelle Khalaf Manager, Media Relations MEDIA: 713-442-4919 General Inquiries: 713-442-0000 Rachelle.Khalaf@Kelsey-Seybold.com 10/7/2014 PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Generic HTML Content Summer Creek Clinic Now Open in Humble Page Content New clinic is third major construction project completed in 2014 HOUSTON (October 13, 2014) – To meet increased demand and improve patient experience and convenience, Kelsey-Seybold Clinic has opened a new, $10 million medical office building in Humble. The new Summer Creek Clinic is located at 8233 N. Sam Houston Pkwy. E. Humble, Texas 77396 and replaces Kelsey-Seybold's current Humble Clinic location. Kelsey-Seybold Clinic – Summer Creek is one of 19 multispecialty clinics in the Greater Houston area. The new clinic is also one of four major construction projects to be completed in 2014, which includes new clinics in Clear Lake and The Woodlands as well as a remodel of the Tanglewood Clinic in the Galleria area. Summer Creek Clinic is a part of an aggressive $200 million capital investment that Kelsey-Seybold is making in the Houston area. "Our focus has always been to provide convenient, high-quality care that is close to home for our patients. In order to maintain our level of commitment and service to our Humble-area patients, we needed a new facility that could accommodate the increased growth in this residential area," said Twila Darnell, clinic administrator for Summer Creek and Kingwood clinics. "We look forward to welcoming our existing patients and greeting new ones as we settle into our new clinic." The two-story Summer Creek Clinic will double the current square footage to 36,000 with enough room for 15 physicians at its capacity. Patients will have access to physicians specializing in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Cardiology, Endocrinology, Neurology and Pulmonary Medicine with plans to add additional specialties including Orthopedics, Gastroenterology, Spine, Surgery, Dermatology and Urology. In addition to all physicians and medical services offered in the same building, the new Summer Creek Clinic will offer expanded medical and diagnostic testing to include general radiology, CAT scan, MRI, and a cardiology lab. Patients will have the added convenience of an onsite pharmacy to fill prescriptions. The new Kelsey-Seybold Clinic – Summer Creek Clinic was designed by Kirksey Architecture. Gamma Construction was the general contractor for this project. Appointment scheduling for all locations is available 24/hours, 7 days a week by calling the contact center at 713-442-0000. 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.