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Dr. Marel Hanks, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tyler, TX, with other offices in Tyler, TX and Athens, TX. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Pediatrics. Dr. Hanks is affiliated with CHRISTUS Mother Frances Hospital - Jacksonville, CHI St. Luke's Health - Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center and Mother Francis Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Marel Hanks has the following 5 areas of expertise and 1 specialty.


A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.


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Locations & Directions


2990 N Broadway Ave
Tyler, TX 75702

800 E Dawson St
Tyler, TX 75701

1505 S Palestine St
Athens, TX 75751

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