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Dr. Katherine Root, MD

Internal Medicine*
3.4 (14)
Map Pin Small Tyler, TX
Accepting new patients
14 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Katherine Root, MD

Dr. Katherine Root, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Tyler, TX. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 14 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from Ross University School of Medicine and is affiliated with UT Health North Campus Tyler and UT Health Tyler. Dr. Root, completed a residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. Patients rated Dr. Root an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Root works at Practice in Tyler, TX. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Root's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Ut Health Tyler
    1000 S Beckham Ave, Tyler, TX 75701 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (903) 593-1892
  2. 2
    Ut Health East Texas Physicians
    1000 E 5th St Ste 400, Tyler, TX 75701 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (903) 596-3500
    Monday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 17:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 12:00
  3. 3
    Ut Physicians of North Tyler
    2231 W GENTRY PKWY, Tyler, TX 75702 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (903) 535-9041

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  • UT Health North Campus Tyler
  • UT Health Tyler

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    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 14 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1083932818
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Residency
    Internship
    • LSU Health Sciences Center Shreveport School of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Ross University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine
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