Doug Johnston, DO, is a family medicine physician at UT Health East Texas Physicians on South Broadway in Tyler who enjoys getting to know his patients. "I'm very curious about their lives, and I've learned a lot of things about my life from my patients." Dr. Johnston is trilingual in Spanish, Portuguese and English.
He appreciates working at UT Health on South Broadway, which has an emergency department equipped with a full-service lab and diagnostic equipment. "It's kind of a one-stop shop. I don't have to send patients out to other facilities very often."
Family Practice Residency: Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, Mo.
Bachelor of Science: Zoology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah
American Board of Family Medicine, Board Certification
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Summa Cum Laude