Smart, Creative and Talented: Children with ADHD can be Successful


What do Albert Einstein, Walt Disney, Tom Cruise, Will Smith, Terry Bradshaw, Dwight D. Eisenhower, and Whoopi Goldberg all have in common (besides being famous)? They all have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD. While not everyone with ADHD is a famous actor, president, professional athlete or scientist, many people with ADHD […]

About Dr. Eric Weil

Eric Weil, MD is a pediatric development specialist with the Pediatric Development and Therapy Center. Dr. Weil received his medical degree from the University of Chicago Prtizker School of Medicine. He completed his residency at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and a Fellowship in pediatrics at the University of Chicago MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics. A Board Certified pediatrician, Dr. Weil treats ADHD, developmental delays, learning disorders, anxiety, and depression among other diagnoses.Learn more about Dr. Weil by clicking here.

Can you Drink too Much Water? Staying Hydrated, Made Simple


Everyone knows it’s important to drink water when it’s hot outside, but as the heat index soars this summer, how do you know if you’re drinking enough? Recently, this article from the Washington Post suggested that drinking too much water can be dangerous, and according to social media, water can cure heart attacks and tuberculosis. […]

Bravery and Courage: My Son is a Champion


April 26, 2010 is a day we will never forget. We were faced with our worst fears when our five-year-old son Dayton almost lost his life to a half-ton pickup truck. The driver of the pickup truck didn’t see Dayton’s Power Wheel zoom behind the vehicle as it left our home. While the accident was […]

MD vs. DO: What’s the Difference in Your Physician’s Title?


When looking at my white coat, sometimes I get a puzzled look from patients when they spot the letters DO behind my name instead of MD. They ask me what the letters stand for and if I’m actually a real doctor. The answer is yes. DOs, or doctors of osteopathy, are medical doctors that share […]

About Dr. Myles Jaynes

Myles L. Jaynes, DO is a primary care physician with Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group. He received his degree in osteopathic medicine from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He then completed an internship and residency in family medicine at Corpus Christi Medical Center in Texas. Dr. Jaynes is Board Certified in family medicine. Learn more about Dr. Jaynes by clicking here.

[Video] Jack’s Story: Giving a Child with Cleft Palate his Smile Back


Learning that a child has a cleft lip or palate, an opening in the lip or the roof of the mouth, can be a challenging diagnosis for parents to face. As a facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon, I have worked with many children who have struggled to eat and even breathe because of this condition. […]

About Dr. Laura Hetzler

Laura Hetzler, MD is a fellowship trained and Board Certified facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon with Our Lady of the Lake Physician Group. She earned her medical degree from Louisiana State University in New Orleans and completed her surgical internship at Ochsner Hospital. Dr. Hetzler performed her residency at Loyola University Medical Center’s Department of Otolaryngology–Head and Neck Surgery Services in Chicago, Illinois and did her fellowship training in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of California Davis Medical Center in Sacramento. Learn more about Dr. Hetzler by clicking here.