Internists, Critical Care Specialist
25 years of experience

Accepting new patients
Ridglea Hills
Texas Health Care
2821 Lackland Rd
Ste 216
Fort Worth, TX 76116
817-378-3640
Locations and availability (4)

Education ?

Medical School Score Rankings
The University of Texas Southwestern (1985)
  • Currently 4 of 4 apples
Top 25%

Awards & Distinctions ?

Awards  
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)
Associations
American Board of Internal Medicine

Affiliations ?

Dr. Martinez is affiliated with 11 hospitals.

Hospital Affilations

Score

Rankings

  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth
    1301 Pennsylvania Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76104
    • Currently 4 of 4 crosses
    Top 25%
  • Baylor All Saints Medical Centers
    1400 8th Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76104
    • Currently 4 of 4 crosses
    Top 25%
  • Harris Methodist H E B
    1600 Hospital Pkwy, Bedford, TX 76022
    • Currently 4 of 4 crosses
    Top 25%
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas
    8200 Walnut Hill Ln, Dallas, TX 75231
    • Currently 3 of 4 crosses
    Top 50%
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth
  • Harris Continued Care Hospital
  • Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Azle
  • Baylor All Saints
  • Lifecare
  • Texas Health Fort Worth
  • Harris Methodist - Springwood
  • Publications & Research

    Dr. Martinez has contributed to 2 publications.
    Title Intralesional Administration of Epidermal Growth Factor-based Formulation (heberprot-p) in Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcer: Treatment Up to Complete Wound Closure.
    Date July 2009
    Journal International Wound Journal
    Excerpt

    Previous studies have shown that an epidermal growth factor-based formulation (Heberprot-P) can enhance granulation of high-grade diabetic foot ulcers (DFU). The aim of this study was to explore the clinical effects of this administration up to complete wound closure. A pilot study in 20 diabetic patients with full-thickness lower extremity ulcers of more than 4 weeks of evolution was performed. Mean ulcer size was 16.3 +/- 21.3 cm(2). Intralesional injections of 75 microg of Heberprot-P three times per week were given up to complete wound healing. Full granulation response was achieved in all 20 patients in 23.6 +/- 3.8 days. Complete wound closure was obtained in 17 (85%) cases in 44.3 +/- 8.9 days. Amputation was not necessary in any case and only one relapse was notified. The most frequent adverse events were tremors, chills, pain and odour at site of administration and local infection. The therapeutic scheme of intralesional Heberprot-P administration up to complete closure can be safe and suitable to improve the therapeutic goal in terms of healing of chronic DFU.

    Title Developing Country Vaccine Manufacturers Network (dcvmn), 26-27 April 2001, Bandung, Indonesia.
    Date January 2002
    Journal Vaccine

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