Experiencing Persistent Pain or Stiffness in Your Feet or Ankles?

Occasional aches and pains in the feet and ankles are normal, but if you’re experiencing persistent discomfort, it may be time to see a podiatrist. Podiatrists treat a variety of conditions that affect the feet, including ingrown toenails, sprains, joint pain due to arthritis, and diabetic infections, among others.

If you are looking for a podiatrist in The Heights community in Houston, Texas, trust your neighborhood hospital. We’ve proudly served our community for ninety years.


Dr. Gabriel Maislos, DPM

Podiatrist – The Heights Hospital

Dr. Gabriel Maislos, DPM, FACFAS, FAENS, is an award-winning, board-certified podiatrist. Dr. Maislos treats patients from all over the Houston area, addressing a host of concerns ranging from sports injuries to cosmetic issues and the effects of debilitating accidents. Ultimately, he cares about his patients and always goes the extra mile to ensure they are all well cared for. Being one of Houston’s top podiatrists isn’t so much a job, but a passion that drives Dr. Maislos to deliver the best service and treatment to his patients.

Dr. Nida Nisar, DPM

Podiatrist – The Heights Hospital

Dr. Nida Nisar is a board-qualified podiatrist serving the central Houston community. She treats all aspects of the foot and ankle. Dr. Nisar’s training has equipped her with the tools necessary to treat many different types of patients and pathologies. She is ready to listen to your concerns and develop a gentle yet effective treatment plan to help you get back on your feet.


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.