THIS LEASE made this 1st day of November,1997, by and between Doctors Practice Management, Inc.,
"Lessor" and Kirkwood Medical Associates, "Lessee."
Lessor leases to Lessee, and Lessee leases from Lessor, approximately 9200 square feet, at 4301 A Vista
Road, Pasadena, Texas, as further outlined on the floor plan attached hereto as Schedule I (the "premises") which
are located in the Vista building (the "building"), on the following terms and conditions:
1. TERM AND RENTAL. The term of this Lease shall commence on November 1, 1997, and continue until the
date one (1) year thereafter ( such period called the "Initial Term") Thereafter, this Lease shall automatically
renew for four (4) successive one (1) year periods (each period being called a "Renewal Term"), unless earlier
terminated in accordance with Section 18. Rent shall be payable in monthly installments of Eleven Thousand Five
Hundred Dollars ($11,500.00) during the initial term and any renewal term of this lease. The monthly installments
are payable in advance on the first of each month to Lessor at 4301A Vista Road, Pasadena, Texas 77504 or at
such other address as Lessor shall designate in writing.
Lessee shall pay a late fee $100 if any monthly installment of rent is not received by Lessor within ten (10) days
after its due date. Lessee shall pay $50.00 for each returned check in addition to any late fees. Late fees and
returned check charges are strictly enforced and constitute a default if not paid.
2. UTILITIES. Lessor shall pay for water, electricity and sewer. Lessee agrees not to hold the Lessor
responsible for any interruption in service or loss or inconvenience due to equipment or utilities failure.
3. USE OF PREMISES. Lessee shall use the premises exclusively for medical practice and no other purposes.
The use of the premises is a major condition of this lease no other use may be made of the premises without prior
written consent of the lessor which consent will not be unre