Dr. Loomer comes to San Antonio from New York University College of Dentistry, where he is serving as chair of the Ashman Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry and director of the Center for Global Oral Health Sciences.
He is recognized for his work in community health and is the eighth faculty member in UT Health San Antonio history to attain this distinction. Dr. Ferrer is a practicing family physician in UT Health San Antonio’s Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine.
San Antonio researchers have found a critical period of time during which some mobility might be restored to patients with multiple sclerosis. This discovery has doctors stressing the importance of early diagnosis for those with MS.