Comprehensive MedicineCaring For Patients of All AgesExperienced, DedicatedFitness DoctorNew location!

Comprehensive Medicine

Providing care When you need it. (806) 712-0150

Caring For Patients of All Ages

Dr. Yates is a West Texan, dedicated to caring for West Texans.

Experienced, Dedicated

A Lubbock Doctor with extensive experience in critical / urgent care.

Fitness Doctor

A doctor who understands athletes and physical fitness.

New location!

With Texas Physicians Group

Dear Patients and Friends, I am excited to announce that I am partnering with the Texas Physicians Group in a new practice location in southwest Lubbock. In my new location I will be affiliated with Lubbock Heart and Surgical Hospital and continue to provide primary care, urgent care, and medical weight management services. I will…

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One of the most common questions I get asked by my patients is how they can effectively lose weight. It’s no surprise that this comes up so often as recent estimates place the rate of obese Americans to be around 33% of the population.1 There are also many more people who may not fall into…

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Since the town is painted pink this month for breast cancer awareness, I decided to make it the topic of this month’s MedBlog.  As a primary care physician (and a female), it is a topic that I have a particular interest in and discuss with my patients often.  Despite the fantastic efforts of advocacy groups…

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