Lubbock is well known for its outstanding medical facilities and exceptional physicians but finding the best fit can be a challenge for new parents, transplants to Lubbock, or those searching for the best health practitioners for their families. In an effort to better serve our community, we have compiled a list of our readers’ favorite practices in our comprehensive Guide to Healthcare. Our list is here to help you, whenever you need it!
We are thankful for our title sponsor, UMC Health System. During the last 40+ years UMC– a public hospital for the citizens of Lubbock County– has become a health system we can be proud of and a great investment for Lubbock County taxpayers. As the primary teaching hospital for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, UMC has seen an increase in market share, demand for service, and growth in reputation. Even during difficult economic times, sound financial planning has allowed the system to thrive.
At UMC, our passion is your well-being. So, whether you are managing a chronic condition, dealing with an unexpected illness, or simply working to stay healthy throughout your life, our focus is on providing a wide range of clinical expertise and an exceptional healthcare experience because Our Passion is You.
Dr. Jessica Gray
Dr. Jessica Gray is a board certified Family Medicine physician in Lubbock, Texas. She completed her undergraduate work at Texas Tech University where she obtained her Bachelor’s in Science and graduated from the Honors College. She then went on to study at the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center School of Medicine where she obtained her medical degree. She completed a residency at the Texas Tech Family Medicine residency program in Lubbock where she also served as Chief Resident. Upon graduation she joined the UMC Physicians group where she currently works as a Family Medicine physician with a focus on women’s and adolescent health.
She is passionate about preventive care, health maintenance, and overall women’s health including mental healthcare.
In addition to practicing in clinic, she is a professor for the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center School of Medicine and serves as faculty. She also volunteers on multiple nonprofit boards including the Lubbock Children’s Health Clinic and the West Texas March of Dimes.
She has been awarded Lubbock’s Chamber of Commerce Top 20 Under 40 Award as well as being named Texas Monthly Magazine’s Rising Star for two years in a row. Dr. Gray was awarded the prestigious UMC Hospital System’s Pillar of Growth Award. Dr. Gray is a published author in medical education. She looks forward to building relationships and working together with the families of West Texas to form a partnership for lifelong health and wellness.