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Jurek Kocik, MD

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General Surgery
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UT Health East Texas Physicians
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UT Health East Texas Physicians Pittsburg - Specialty Clinic

2701 U.S. Highway 271 N.
Pittsburg, TX 75686

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

UT Health Pittsburg

2701 Highway 271 N.
Pittsburg, TX 75686

Jurek Kocik, MD, is a board-certified general surgeon at UT Health Pittsburg. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Dr. Kocik is a great communicator who listens to his patients.

Dr. Kocik is employed as a clinical faculty physician at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler under the UT Tyler School of Medicine.

Board Certifications: 

American Board of Surgery, Board Certification


Acute Care Surgery/Trauma Fellow: Rutgers University, RWJ University Hospital, New Jersey

Surgical Critical Care Fellow: UMDNK/RWJ University Hospital, New Jersey

Chief General Surgery Resident: Monmouth Medical Center, New Jersey

Medical Internships: Various hospitals in San Jose, Costa Rica

Medical Degree: Universidad de Ciencias Medicas, San Jose, Costa Rica

Undergraduate: Microbiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Trauma Performance Improvement Committee, JSUMC, Chair

The Charles L. Zukaukus Award, Recipient

Medical Staff Paper Competition, Award for Clinical Excellence, Recipient

Featured Reviews



Wait was a little lengthy..but Dr. Was thorough in explaining everything and seemed to really listen to my cares and concerns

   — Stephanie Crowley


Absolutely wonderful doctor. Great bedside manner, listens to your situation and makes great recommendations. He did surgery for my daughter that went extremely well. Now it’s my turn. I fully trust him for my care.

   — Judi Allen


We talked about my health issue and set up a CT scan. They really move quickly to the next step.

   — Tina Harville


Very courteous and friendly.recommend him for dure

   — Delane B Holloman


He was Awesome with my 81 year old Dad. Sit down and explained everything. I would highly recommend him.

   — Jerri Ellington


Dr. Kocic was a life saver...literally. I was in so much pain when I entered his office. I had an infection -filled abcess in my breast. Dr. Kocik's presence put me at ease and I trusted him instantly. I'm very grateful for his excellent treatment and care. I'm on the road to fill recovery!! I highly recommend Dr. Look for any and all critical care needs. Glnya Reeves

   — Glnya Reeves