Dr. Stephen Michael Sims MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Stephen Sims is an anesthesiologist in Huntsville, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Conroe Regional Medical Center and Huntsville Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 37 doctors at Conroe Regional Medical Center and one of 2 at Huntsville Memorial Hospital who specialize in Anesthesiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: Pain Medicine

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1993 - 1997

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Pain Medicine

TX State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Subcellular elevation of cytosolic free Ca(2+) is required for osteoclast migration.
Wheal, B. D.,Beach, R. J.,Tanabe, N.,Dixon, S. J.,Sims, S. M.

Monocytes from patients with osteoarthritis display increased osteoclastogenesis and bone resorption: the In Vitro Osteoclast Differentiation in Arthritis study.
Durand, M.,Komarova, S. V.,Bhargava, A.,Trebec-Reynolds, D. P.,Li, K.,Fiorino, C.,Maria, O.,Nabavi, N.,Manolson, M. F.,Harrison, R. E.,Dixon, S. J.,Sims, S. M.,Mizianty, M. J.,Kurgan, L.,Haroun, S.,Boire, G.,de Fatima Lucena-Fernandes, M.,de Brum-Fernandes, A. J.

Osteopontin signals through Calcium-NFAT in osteoclasts: A novel RGD-dependent pathway promoting cell survival.
Tanabe, N., Wheal, B.D., Kwon, J., Chen, H.H., Shugg, R.P., Sims, S.M., Goldberg, H.A., Dixon, S.J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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