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Jurek Kocik, MD

General Surgery
Trauma Surgery
Critical Care Surgery
Physician Group: 
UT Health East Texas Physicians

Jurek Kocik, MD, is a general surgeon at UT Health Pittsburg. Fluent in both English and Spanish, Dr. Kocik is a great communicator who listens to his patients.

His office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Thursday. He will see patients in Pittsburg on Mondays and Wednesdays and patients in Quitman on Tuesdays and Thursdays.


Acute Care Surgery/Trauma Fellow: Rutgers University, RWJ University Hospital, New Jersey

Surgical Critical Care Fellow: UMDNK/RWJ University Hospital, New Jersey

Chief General Surgery Resident: Monmouth Medical Center, New Jersey

Medical Internships: Various hospitals in San Jose, Costa Rica

Medical Degree: Universidad de Ciencias Medicas, San Jose, Costa Rica

Undergraduate: Microbiology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

Awards & Associations: 

Trauma Performance Improvement Committee, JSUMC, Chair

The Charles L. Zukaukus Award, Recipient

Medical Staff Paper Competition, Award for Clinical Excellence, Recipient