A couple of Lindale natives are now serving the local patients at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health Park-Lindale, hospital publicity officials announced.
New providers Hayden Head, MD, and Carah Howe, MD, have been on the job since the first of August.
“We are excited to add Dr. Head and Dr. Howe to our already outstanding team at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances HealthPark - Lindale,” said Lisa Robinson, Clinic Administrator at CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances HealthPark - Lindale. “As Lindale residents, familiar with the community and the people here, they bring an enthusiasm and desire to serve to the clinic that will be an invaluable asset to CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System and an important resource in offering the highest levels of care to our patients.”
Dr. Head completed her undergraduate degree and medical degree at Texas Tech University before undertaking her Family Medicine Residence at the University of Texas at Tyler.
She is a member of the Smith County Medical Society and the American and Texas Academies of Family Physicians. She is a native East Texan, graduating from Lindale High School.
Dr. Howe completed her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Texas in Austin before attending medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch school of medicine in Galveston.
Dr. Howe completed her Family Medicine Residence at the University of Texas at Tyler alongside Dr. Head, a lifelong friend. Dr. Howe is a member of the American and Texas Academies of Family Physicians, the Texas and American Medical Associates and the Smith County Medical Society.
“I’m thrilled to be joining CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System through CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances HealthPark - Lindale,” said Dr. Head. “The physicians, nurses, APPs and staff are top-notch, and I cannot wait to return home to Lindale and get to work. The Lindale HealthPark has recently expanded, and we are excited to expand our services and care to the people of this region through our mission to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ.”
“Coming back to Lindale to practice medicine has been a dream for many years,” said Dr. Howe. “Being able to return the support this community has showed for so long will be a wonderful endeavor, and I look forward to giving back to this community through CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System.”