Marissa Yates was born and raised in El Paso, Texas where she attended Faith Christian Academy and the University of Texas at El Paso. She received her bachelors degree in Microbiology and afterwards moved to Lubbock to attend medical school at Texas Tech. After receiving her medical degree she stayed on in Lubbock to complete her residency in Family Medicine at Texas Tech. After residency she has worked for PNS for 8 years. Starting in April 2017, she partnered with the Texas Physician’s Group.
Dr. Yates is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and has a clinical appointment as Assistant Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at Texas Tech. In addition to her practice, Dr. Yates has been married to her husband, Trevor, for 20 years and is a mother of 3 beautiful children.
"As a family physician I have the privilege of being able to care for members of this community of all ages and from all walks of life. Whether they are coming in for an acute or chronic illness or for a well visit, I feel that my role is to help patients and their families live healthier lives by providing the highest quality, comprehensive care and by offering health education with an emphasis on disease prevention."