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Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine

Prevention of injury and illness from exposure to increased ambient pressure and therapeutic use of high-environmental pressure to treat disease.

Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine at UTMB Health

The University of Texas Medical Branch is the only medical institution in the entire Houston-Galveston-Katy-Sugar Land-Woodlands metroplex — and among about 20 hospitals and clinics in the U.S. — that provides both Hyperbaric Medicine and Undersea Medicine expertise by an ACGME Fellowship-trained and American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) Board-Certified Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine physician.

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