Katie Root, MD


Internal medicine


ETMC First Physicians


Internal medicine residency, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport
Doctor of Medicine, Ross University School of Medicine, North Brunswick, N.J.
Bachelor of Science in forensic science, Baylor University, Waco

Awards & Associations:

American College of Physicians
Founder and president, Oncology Club, Ross University School of Medicine
President’s Academic Scholarship, Baylor University
Dean’s list, Baylor University


"With time you develop a partnership that encourages patients to take an active role in their care, which leads to better health and more successful outcomes."