The medical staff at Memorial Medical Center—Livingston continues to expand as more physicians, from family and internal medicine practitioners to general surgeons and cardiologists, move their practices to the Texas Forest Country. Ankur Sarkar, M.D. is the newest addition to the 60 plus member medical community in Polk County. As a Board Certified Internal Medicine physician, Dr. Sarkar specializes in Diabetes, Thyroid disorders and the prevention and treatment of adult diseases. He joins Memorial Multispecialty Associates at 403 Ogletree Drive in Livingston.
Dr. Sarkar has more than 13 years of private practice experience. He is the former Chief of Staff and Chief of Internal Medicine at El Campo Memorial Hospital & Mid Coast Medical Clinic. Prior to earning his private practice experience, Dr. Sarkar completed his Internal Medicine Residency at New York Medical College.
“We examine the health care market on an ongoing basis and recruit the physicians where there is a demand,” said David LeMonte, Administrator at Memorial Medical Center—Livingston. “Dr. Sarkar brings a wealth of experience and will help address the need for more internal medicine physicians in our marketplace.”
Dr. Sarkar says he is delighted to be in Livingston and looks forward to getting to know the area and its people. “Over the years I have been privileged to have many patients trust me with their medical care,” said Dr. Sarkar. “It is a tremendous responsibility. I take great pride in making sure my patients are satisfied and that all of their concerns are addressed and a treatment plan is clearly and thoroughly explained.”
Dr. Sarkar is now accepting new patients at Memorial Multispecialty Associates. To schedule an appointment, please call 936-327-7799. His office accepts most major insurance plus Medicare and Medicaid.