9:30 a.m. Session of Ask the Doctor/Provider Workshop at Empowering Seniors Expo
September 12, 2023
Workshop Room 1 – 9:30 am Pre-Register Here
Dr. Kenton Murthy, Assistant Medical Director and Deputy Health Authority, Tarrant County Public Health, will be the moderator for each panel. Dr. Murthy will direct and read the questions received from the audience for the doctors to respond.
Anas Alomar, MD, Board Certified Interventional Cardiologist (Methodist Medical Group)
Anas Alomar, MD, is an experienced cardiologist who has been treating patients since 2012. Dr. Alomar is the Chair of the Department of Medicine and Medical Director of Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Methodist Southlake Medical Center. He also serves on the Methodist Southlake Medical Executive Committee. Dr. Alomar completed his Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, and Interventional Cardiology Fellowship from Indiana University School of Medicine. His medical interest and clinical focus is coronary and peripheral vascular disease. Dr. Alomar treats a variety of conditions, including complex coronary interventions. He has a keen interest in caring for patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD). He performs limb salvage procedures to restore blood flow to the legs and feet in patients with advanced peripheral arterial disease. Such procedures facilitate wound healing in ulcers arising from poor blood supply and can obviate the need for amputation or surgery. He performs procedures to treat venous insufficiency and varicose veins as well. A native of Houston, Texas, Dr. Alomar is fluent in Arabic, and English.
Louis Jones, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery (Baylor Scott & White GV)
Dr. Jones is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in orthopedic oncology, sarcoma surgery, and hip and knee arthroplasty. He has interests in improving patient outcomes in periprosthetic joint infection, revision hip and knee arthroplasty, as well as primary hip and knee arthroplasty. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Kristina, and their three young children (Liam, Isla, and Abigail)
Steven Q. Davis, MD, FCCP,MAPP, MS, Pulmonology, Critical Care, and Intensivist (JPS Health Network)
Ages Seen: Adults, Geriatrics
Areas of Interest: Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Disease including Asthma, COPD, Interstitial Lung Disease.
Education & Experience: Year began practicing: 2008, Year joined staff: 2014
Medical School 1996-2000 University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, M.D.
Residency 2000-2003 University of Chicago, Internal Medicine
Fellowship 2003-2008 University of Chicago, Pulmonary/Critical Care
Teaching or Professional Positions Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, TCU / UNT School of Medicine
Professional Memberships: Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians, American Thoracic Society, Society of Critical Care Medicine
Honors, Awards, etc.:
- Top Doctor, Pulmonary Medicine and Internal Medicine, 360 West Magazine (multiple years)
- Top Doctor, Pulmonary Medicine, Fort Worth Magazine (multiple years)
- Physician of the Year, Texas Health Resources Harris Methodist Fort Worth (2010) • Chief Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Chicago (2008)
- American Thoracic Society Travel Award (for quality of abstract submission) to annual meeting, Toronto, Canada (2008)
Best Clinical Poster Presentation, Chicago Thoracic Society, for “FEV1 at hospital discharge does not predict future asthma exacerbations.” (2007)
Rob Thomas Hruska, Neurosurgery (Texas Health – HEB)
Dr. Rob Hruska has more than a decade of clinical, research and teaching experience in neurological surgery as a member of the University of Louisville Physicians staff. Hruska earned his medical degree from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He completed his neurosurgery residency training at the University of Louisville in Kentucky, where he served as chief resident of his class. His areas of special focus include minimally invasive spine surgery and the treatment of spine tumors, degenerative spine disorders and cervical spine deformity. He uses complex and minimally invasive surgical techniques, including endoscopic microdiscectomy and microvascular decompression for the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia, a severe form of facial nerve pain. Dr. Hruska is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Society of Neurological Surgeons.