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Carla Wang-Kocik, MD

4.8 out of 5 
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Pulmonology (Lung Disease)
Critical Care Medicine
Sleep Medicine
Physician Group: 
UT Health East Texas Physicians
Practices At: 

UT Health East Texas Physicians Palestine - Pulmonary

4002 S. Loop 256 Ste. R
2nd Floor
Palestine, TX 75801
Board Certifications: 

American Board of Internal Medicine-Pulmonary Disease, Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine -Critical Care, Board Certification

American Board of Sleep Medicine, Board Certification


Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship: Newark Beth Israel, Newark, NJ

Internal Medicine Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Jersey City Medical Center, Jersey City, NJ

Multispecialty Internship: Hospital Calderon Guardia/National Children's Hospital Mexico San Jose, Costa Rica

Doctor of Medicine: Universidad de Iberoamerica, San Jose, Costa Rica

Bachelor of Science: Universidad Autonoma de Centro America, San Jose, Costa Rica

American Academy of Chest Physicians, Member

Society of Critical Care Medicine, Member

Featured Reviews



She saved my son’s life!!! I thought he was not going to make it, but after she reviewed the data, she knew what to do. So grateful!

   — M. Mathew


A doctor who finally understands my concerns. I’ve been so scared with since I was diagnosed with Scleroderma. I’ve been having breathing issues and no one seemed to understand or deal with my problem.

   — L. Rivera


I loved visiting with her. She explained everything i needed to know. She gave me peace of mind. I can’t thank her enough.

   — R.Lewis


I was examined and treated by Dr. Carla Kocik for my sleep disorder. She was very attentive, kind and explained my treatment plan very well. Her diagnosis of my sleep apnea was spot on and her prescription of a CPAP is successfully treating my disorder. Thank you for your patience and kindness. Wonderful experience.

   — Chuck Barber


Thanks to her I’m off many of the medications that use to control my life. I used to take a drug to wake me up, and a few to fall asleep. I’m now free! She had patience and didn’t give up easily. Thank you Dr. Carla. WK.

   — M. Gardea


Very grateful with Dr. Kocik for making my husband breath better. It was becoming very concerning and I knew this was not going to end up good. We met Dr. Kocik who took the time to listen and give us the right treatment.

   — Julie Hudson