Neurosurgery Is More Common Than You Think

Although many people associate neurosurgery with brain surgery, it actually addresses a wide range of common conditions, such as pinched nerves, lower back pain, even carpal tunnel. Often, pain manifests in a different location on the body than the underlying condition that causes it. The neurosurgeons at The Heights Hospital are experts at identifying causes of Neurosurgery in The Heights chronic pain and creating surgical solutions to address it.
If you are looking for a neurosurgeon in the Heights community in Houston, Texas, trust your neighborhood hospital. We’ve served The Heights for ninety years.


Dr. Juan J. Martin, MD

Neurosurgeon – Heights Hospital

Dr. Juan J. Martin is a Board Certified Neurosurgeon specializing in complex spine and cranial conditions, certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery and the Council of Neurological Surgery Mexico. Dr. Martin earned a medical degree at the Universidad de Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine in Mexico, and later moved to the United States to continue his training. He completed his neurosurgery residency as well as an internship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania. He treats a range of back and spine conditions including: Degenerative Spine, Disc Herniations, Spine Fractures, Trauma, Tumora, and Vasculars.


The Side Effects of a Caffeine Addiction

Caffeine is a widely consumed stimulant that is found in many of our daily beverages. However, excessive caffeine consumption can lead to many negative health side effects that many fail to consider.

The Dangers of Vaping

Vaping has become increasingly popular in recent years, particularly among younger individuals, and while some people view vaping as a safer alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes, the reality is that vaping can come with a host of negative health side effects.

Summer Safety

Nothing’s worse than having to stop any summer fun! Village Health shares a few common reasons for emergency room visits and some tips to stay safe to keep the fun going all summer long.

Compliments of the Chef: The Secret to Serving Delicious Hospital Food

Here at The Heights Hospital, we know the integral part that food plays in nursing our patients back to health. Ensuring that each patient receives the proper nourishment for a successful recovery is an important responsibility that is tirelessly carried out by our incredible cafeteria team.

When Should I Go to the ER?

When it comes to knowing when to make a trip to the emergency room, the answer tends to vary with many. Village Health can help you decide.