This week, Dr. Galati will talk with Dr. Tayma Shaya, an attending physician with the Methodist Hospital-Sugar Land Family Practice Clinic. She will discuss with Dr. Galati the role of a Family Practitioner in the current healthcare environment.
Dr. Shaya has been in practice in Sugar Land since 2002. Her healthcare philosophy is to partner with her patients to achieve health and wellness goals. She serves as a resource to inform, and simplify the complicated world of medicine. She has a particular interest in preventative healthcare, including Diabetes, High Cholesterol,
Hypertension, Thyroid Disorders, Osteoporosis, Bio–Identical Hormone Replacement and Nutrition.

In her spare time, she enjoys time with her 3 children, of which she recently adopted her youngest daughter. She also enjoys traveling, and country dancing. She is active in the Texas Chapter of the National MS society, and has biked the MS 150 6 times. Born in Kuwait, but living in the US since 1985, Dr. Shaya speaks some Arabic.

Hospital Privileges: Methodist Sugarland Hospital, Oakbend Medical Center and Memorial Hermann Southwest.