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Best In Town

UT Health East Texas is proud to have been voted Best in Town in several categories of the Tyler Morning Telegraph’s Reader’s Choice Awards! Here are the winners:


Best Hospital

UT Health Tyler

Click here to learn more about services offered at the flagship hospital of our healthcare system located in Tyler, Texas.


Best Place to Have a Baby

UT Health Tyler

For more information on our labor and delivery services, click here. Or, if you’re interested in delivering your baby at UT Health Tyler, call 903-594-2645 to speak with someone about preregistration.


Best Rehab Center

UT Health East Texas
Rehabilitation Center

To learn more about our rehabilitation services, including our intensive cardiac rehab program, click here or call 903-596-3000.


Best Urgent Care

UT Health East Texas Physicians Extended Hours Clinic
on South Broadway

If you have an urgent, non-emergency need, we offer fast, quality care that works with your schedule. Our walk-in clinic is open seven days a week. Click here for clinic hours and to find out more about the experienced providers who may care for you during your visit.


Best Fitness Center

UT Health East Texas Olympic Center

Come see why Tyler paper readers voted us Best in Town. Visit us online here for more information or stop by our facility at 701 Olympic Plaza Circle for a tour.


Best Pediatrician

Michael Austin, MD

UT Health East Texas Physicians

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Austin,
click here.


One of the Best - General Physician

Nghia Truong, MD

UT Health East Texas Physicians

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Truong, click here.



COVID-19 Heroes

We are proud of our caregivers who have been recognized for going above and beyond during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nurse’s Aide Who Went Above and Beyond:

Brenda McBride, counselor
UT Health East Texas

First Responder Who Went Above and Beyond:

Roy Langford
UT Health East Texas EMS


Nurse Who Went Above and Beyond:

Noralea Page, RN
UT Health Tyler

Doctor Who Went Above and Beyond:

Carla Wang-Kocik, MD
UT Health East Texas
Pulmonary Institute


Company that helped our community most
during COVID-19 shutdown:

UT Health Tyler


We are honored to serve our community. Thank you, again, for voting us Best in Town!