Board of Councilors

Consists of one councilor and vice councilor from each of 15 districts. Addresses questions of medical ethics, and issues charters for and supervises component county medical societies.

Staff: Jeffrey S. Gdula, JD, Assistant General Counsel and Ann Arnett

District 1

Councilor
 Gilbert A. Handal, MD 
 4800 Alberta Ave
 El Paso, TX  79905-2709 
 Phone:  (915) 545-6787 
 Fax:  (915) 545-6976  

Vice Councilor
Elaine M. Barron, MD
900 Cherry Hill Ln
El Paso, TX 79912-3327
(915) 581-6636
Fax: (915) 581-3895 

District 2

Councilor
Vivek U. Rao, MD
500 Adams Ave Ste. 700
Odessa, TX 79761-4656
(432) 333-3300
 Fax: (432) 339-3300 

Vice Councilor
James W. Huston, MD
4808 Rustic Trl
Midland, TX 79707-1402
(432) 221-5389 

District 3

Councilor
Carlos Rizo-Patron, MD
3711 22nd Street #A
Lubbock, TX  79410
(806) 792-3410
 Fax:  (806) 799-0533 

Vice Councilor
Harry E. Hall, MD
Covenant Medical Center
3506 21st St, Ste. 202
Lubbock, TX 79410-1211
(806) 725-4810
Fax: (806) 723-7729 

District 4

Councilor
Dan L. Locker, MD, Chair
2502 Crockett Dr
Brownwood, TX  76801-5900
(325) 643-5521
Fax:  (325) 646-6646 

Vice Councilor
Jane C. Rider, MD
12 E. Twohig Ave
San Angelo, TX
(325) 340-0899
Fax: (255) 587-8852

District 5

Councilor
Donald J. Gordon, MD, PhD
11006 Bar X Trail
Helotes, TX 78023-4092
(210) 567-7863
Fax: (210) 567-7887 

Vice Councilor
 K. Ashok Kumar, MD
7703 Floyd Curl Dr., Mail Code 7794
San Antonio, TX  78229-3900
(210) 567-4550
Fax: (210) 567-2443 

District 6

Councilor
Mario R. Anzaldua, MD
1512 E Griffin Pkwy, Ste. 2
Mission, TX 78572-2422
(956) 519-7088
(956) 519-9816 

Vice Councilor
Sandra Esquivel, MD
1210 E. 8th St, Ste. 3
Weslaco, TX 78596-7120
(956) 447-2668
Fax: (956) 973-0960 

District 7

Councilor
James Eskew, MD
4315 James Casey Ste. 300
Austin, TX  78745
(512) 444-7944
Fax: (512) 444-7946 

Vice Councilor
Susan M. Pike, MD
110 Silverstone
Georgetown, TX 78633-1961
(512) 509-3965 

District 8

Councilor
 Kevin McKinney, MD
301 University Blvd.
Medical Research 8.138
UTMB IM/Endocrinology, Rt. 1060
Galveston, TX  77555
(409) 772-1922 

Vice Councilor
Alisa Marie D. Berger, MD
115 Abner Jackson Pkwy, Suite C
Lake Jackson, TX 77566
(979) 297-4140 Fax: (979) 297-4919 

District 9

Councilor
Michael A. Altman, MD
6410 Fannin Street #170
Houston, TX  77030-3004
(832) 325-6500

Vice Councilor
 Steven M. Petak, MD, JD, MACE, FACP,  Secretary
7400 Fannin Street Ste. 850
 Houston, TX  77054
 Phone:  (713) 791-1874
 Fax:  (713) 796-2343  

District 10

Councilor
David Bailey, MD
1111 W. Frank Street #301
Lufkin, TX  75904
(936) 639-1740 

Vice Councilor
Kyle G. Krohn, MD
10 Medical Center Blvd, Ste. E
Lufkin, TX 75904-3163
(936) 632-8220
Fax: (936) 632-8230 

District 11

Councilor
Charles M. Perricone, MD, Vice Chair
511 N High St
Henderson, TX  75652-5985
(903) 657-7583
Fax:  (903) 657-1547 

Vice Councilor
Sheldon Ygnacio Freeberg, MD
703 S. Fleishel, Ste. 4000
Tyler, TX 75701
(903) 606-7525, (903) 606-7284 

District 12

Councilor
Roland A. Goertz, MD, MBA
1600 Providence Dr
Waco, TX 76707-2261
(254) 313-4201
Fax: (254) 313-4326 

Vice Councilor
John R. Asbury, MD
2401 S. 31st St
Temple, TX 76508-0001
(254) 724-5437
Fax:  (254) 724-2443 

District 13

Councilor
Jed Grisel, MD
4327 Barnett Rd
Wichita Falls, TX 76310-2303
(513) 497-3993, Fax: (940) 767-9301 

Vice Councilor
Jordan M. Goss, MD
808 Brook Ave
Wichita Falls, TX 76301
(940) 766-0217
Fax: (940) 766-0730 

District 14

Councilor
Edward W. Tuthill, MD
P.O. Box 670548
Dallas, TX 75367-0548
(214) 368-8957
FAX: (214) 373-9933 

Vice Councilor

District 15

Councilor
Louis J. Kirk, III, MD
P.O. Box 626
Longview, TX 75660-0626
(903) 663-8756
FAX: (903) 663-8765 

Vice Councilor
Cindy R. Porter, MD
5002 Cowhorn Creek Dr.
Texarkana, TX 75503
(903) 614-3000
Fax: (903) 614-3590

Special Appointees:
Spencer A. Pruitt, MD, RFS Rep
4211 Tawakon Dr
Pearland, TX 77584-1460
(225) 454-3083

Justin M. Bishop, MD, RFS Alt Rep
3103 58th St
Lubbock, TX 79413-5503
(214) 298-7548

William A. Estes, MSS Rep
7726 Friars Court Ln
Spring, TX 77379-7222
(832) 767-9405

Sinan Ali Bana, MSS Alt Rep
5423 Santa Chase Ln
Sugar Land, TX 77479-5396
(832) 646-8287