Memorial Health System of East Texas

The Finest People Providing the Finest Service Every Customer, Every Time


Physician Opportunities

CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial is home to a medical staff of nearly 200 physicians.  The specialties include:

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Anesthesia
  • Cardiology
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Family Practice
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Infectious Disease
  • Internal Medicine
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Obstetrics  & Gynecology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Otolaryngology
  • Pathology
  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Podiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Sleep Therapy
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Urology
  • Wound Care

Geographic Area Served

Watch our video about Lufkin, Texas narrated by our System Director of Marketing & Communications Yana Ogletree

Located in the heart of the Texas Forest Country, CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial provides health care to a 15 county region.  The primary service areas are Angelina and Polk Counties, while Cherokee, Houston, San Augustine, and Trinity counties make up the secondary market.  The total population for the System’s service area is approximately 500,000.  The median age for the primary service area is 37 years of age and 38 years of age for the secondary market.


CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial has made significant investments in equipment, facility improvements and expansions.  In 2006, CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial became the first rural health system in America to purchase more than $20 million dollars in technology.  Our investment includes:

  • Electronic Medical Records
  • PACS Imaging
  • Vocera Communication System

Additionally, CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial invested $48 million dollars in the construction of a new six-story patient tower on the Livingston campus.  In 2009, CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial opened the doors to the area’s first dedicated heart and stroke care center.  The 4-story patient tower on the Lufkin campus features a 24-bed Intensive Care Unit, 26-bed Progressive Care Unit, and a dedicated cardiac floor complete with operating suites and cardiac catherization lab. 

For More Information

If you would like to learn more about the opportunities with CHI St. Luke's Health Memorial, please contact

Janet Yancey
Director of Physician Recruitment
936-639-7678 - Direct
936-414-0456 - Cell