Kelsey-Seybold Hosts: CareConnect Convos – Cold, Flu, Allergies, or COVID-19?

Spend your lunch break with Kelsey-Seybold physicians and specialists at one of our CareConnect Convo virtual events.   Sniffles and sneezes are common symptoms of cold, flu, allergies, and COVID-19. How do you tell the difference? Chandra Chaudhuri, M.D., a board-certified Family Medicine physician, will discuss the symptoms that set cold, flu, allergies, and COVID-19 apart and how to keep your family healthy and safer during holiday gatherings.    WHEN:    Wednesday, Nov. 11 at 11:30 a.m.  HOW: […]

Kelsey-Seybold Hosts: CareConnect Convos – How to Keep the Holidays Merry and Healthier for Kids

Spend your lunch break with Kelsey-Seybold physicians and specialists at one of our CareConnect Convo virtual events. Children look forward to family traditions and celebrations during the holiday season. Lekshmi Daram, M.D., F.A.A.P., a board-certified pediatrician, will lead a frank conversation about how to manage holiday expectations during the COVID-19 pandemic, provide tips for spreading holiday cheer within your family, and discuss immune-boosting tips for keeping your kids healthier during the holiday season! WHEN:    Wednesday, […]

Kelsey-Seybold Hosts: CareConnect Convos – Bah Humbug: Stress and How to Manage It During the Holidays

It can be difficult to manage holiday stress during normal times. Adding a global pandemic to the holiday season may elevate holiday stress levels even higher. Spend your lunch break with Kelsey-Seybold physicians and specialists at one of our CareConnect Convo virtual events. Behavioral Health specialist Biren Patel, M.D., a board-certified physician of Psychiatry and Neurology, will discuss mental health during the holiday season with tips on how to navigate stressful situations and set healthier […]

Kelsey-Seybold and Humana Slated to Offer ACO-Based, Level-Funded Benefit Solutions for Small Group Employers

KelseyCare | Humana will offer the only capitated, level-funded plan options in the Houston market, expanding access to coordinated, value-based care Employer groups with 5-99 employees in the greater Houston area will have access to new group health benefit options through “KelseyCare | Humana,” a new health plan product developed by the Kelsey-Seybold Accountable Care Organization (ACO) and Humana.  KelseyCare | Humana plans will include self-funded “level-funded” plans for employers, which combine the flexibility of self-funding […]

The Women’s Fund for Health Education and Resiliency Announces Virtual Domestic Violence Presentations

In partnership with Kelsey-Seybold Clinic The Women’s Fund for Health Education and Resiliency, a nonprofit providing Houston-area women and girls with the tools needed to be advocates for their health, announces upcoming virtual presentations in partnership with Kelsey-Seybold Clinic during the month of October for National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. To ensure positive outcomes for women and girls, The Women’s Fund will continue to offer presentations at no cost to the public on relevant topics […]

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic Managing Director and Healthcare Visionary, Spencer Berthelsen, M.D., F.A.C.P., Announces Retirement

Dr. Berthelsen known nationally as a champion of Accountable Care 

  After nearly four decades as a key member of the Kelsey-Seybold Clinic medical and executive team, Spencer Berthelsen, M.D., F.A.C.P., will retire as Managing Director and Internal Medicine physician March 10, 2017. Dr. Berthelsen graduated from Rice University and received his medical degree from UT Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of California, San Diego and joined Kelsey-Seybold Clinic in 1980. He would go on […]

Kelsey-Seybold Clinic Launches Responsive, More Accessible And User-Friendly Website newly designed to cater to visitors accessing the website on computer and mobile devices – including smart phones and tablets  Kelsey-Seybold Clinic launched a redesigned responsive website today at Kelsey-Seybold, Houston’s premier multispecialty group practice and the nation’s first accredited Accountable Care Organization, designed the website to help visitors better navigate the site from digital devices including computers, tablets and smart phones. “ is the digital face of our organization and brand, so […]