Houston Methodist Hospital

TMC Member Since 1950

Houston Methodist Hospital, the flagship hospital of Houston Methodist, is located in the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas. The hospital has consistently ranked as “One of America’s Best Hospitals” according to U.S. News & World Report and, most recently, the No. 1 hospital in Texas.

Houston Methodist comprises six community hospitals, emergency centers and physical therapy clinics serving the greater Houston area and a leading academic medical center and a research institute in the Texas Medical Center.

Its six multidisciplinary centers of excellence—Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, Houston Methodist Cancer Center, Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center, Houston Methodist Diabetes & Metabolism Institute, Houston Methodist J.C. Water Jr. Transplant Center, and Houston Methodist Neurological Institute—foster cutting-edge research for patient care.

Leadership

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Marc Boom, M.D.

President & CEO, Houston Methodist Hospital

Marc Boom, M.D., is the president and chief executive officer of Houston Methodist. Boom holds a B.S. in biology with High Honors from The University of Texas at Austin and an M.D. with High Honors from Baylor College of Medicine.

He completed a residency in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and fellowships in geriatric medicine and general medicine at the Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania. He is board certified in both internal medicine and geriatric medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Boom is also an assistant professor of medicine at Weill Medical College of Cornell University and an adjunct professor of management at Rice University. He maintains a part-time clinical practice where his special interests are preventive medicine, lipid disorders and hypertension.