Born in Kansas City, Kansas, Dr. Currissa Alsobrooks spent the majority of her childhood and adult life in Texas. The Houston area has been her home since medical school. She graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston in 2004 and completed the Family and Community Medicine Residency in 2007. She has worked in various clinical environments, but in each enjoys the teaching aspect of medicine. In Latin the word docere, from which we derive the word doctor, means to teach. She believes an educated patient has the best chance of a good outcome. In addition to teaching patients, she also has a history of teaching tomorrow’s doctors as an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas-Houston.
Board certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Hospital affiliation: Kingwood Hospital (Hca)