Heart & Lung Center
Special Services and Programs
As an academic medical center, UT Health Northeast is home to many special programs that work to improve the health of our citizens both young and old.
The expertise of UT Health Northeast’s pulmonologists is available in KIlgore.
UT Physicians of Kilgore
1612 South Henderson Blvd.
Kilgore, Texas 75662
For an appointment with one of UT Health Northeast’s excellent pulmonary specialists or cardiologists, call (903) 877-7000.
Physicians are on-call 24 hours per day.
Center for Pulmonary & Infectious Disease Control
Our Center for Pulmonary and Infectious Disease Control serves as a statewide infectious disease consultation resource offering a toll-free hotline to all Texas physicians and health care agencies throughout the state.
HEARTLand National TB Center
HEARTLand National TB Center (HNTC) is one of four Regional Training and Medical Consultation Centers in the United States funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Its mission is to reduce the impact of TB by providing medical and nursing consultation at no cost to physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals in the 13 states that comprise the HEARTLand region.
Southwest Center for Pediatric Environmental Health
The SWCPEH is one of 11 Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Units (PEHSU), a network of experts in children’s environmental health located throughout the United States. The SWCPEH serves the states of Texas, Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, and New Mexico out of our offices at UT Health Northeast.
Texas Asthma Camp
The oldest asthma camp in Texas, Texas Asthma Camp is a one-week, overnight camp held each summer on Lake Tyler. Open to children ages 7 to 14, the camp teaches kids with asthma how to take an active role in managing their disease.
The Texas Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (TIOSH®)
The occupational and environmental medicine program of UT Health Northeast, TIOSH® was created to assist companies and their employees in meeting the goal of a safer and healthier workplace.