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    TB and Hansen's Disease Branch

    MC 1939
    P.O. Box 149347
    Austin, TX 78756-9347

    Phone: 737-255-4300
    Fax: 512-989-4010

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Hansen's Disease Program
Hansen (Mycobacterium leprae, Leprosy)
ICD-9 030; ICD-10 A30

DSHS-supported treatment for Hansen's Disease in Texas is available at the following sites:

  1. Amarillo, Texas

    City of Amarillo Department of Public Health
    1000 Martin Road
    Amarillo, Texas 79107
    Phone: 806-378-6312
    Fax: 806-378-6306
    Physician – John Milton M.D.
    Public Health Nurse:  Haley Houghton, RN
    Cell: 806-341-5544

  2. Denton, Texas

    Denton County Public Health

    Denton Office
    535 S. Loop 288, Ste 1003 
    Denton, Texas 76205 
    Phone: 940-349-2922 
    Project Director: Joe Paul Gallo, W.H.N.P. 

    Lewisville Office
    190 N. Valley Parkway
    Lewisville, Texas 75067 
    Phone: 972-434-4706 
    Public Health Nurse: Felicia Hopkins R.N., B.S.N. 

  3. Houston, Texas

    UT Physicians Dermatology – Texas Medical Center
    Physician – Steven Mays. MD

    Houston Office
    Houston Medical Center Professional Bldg
    6655 Travis, Ste 700
    Houston, Texas 77030
    Phone: 713-500-8260

    Bellaire Office
    6700 West Loop South, Ste 520
    Bellaire, Texas 77401
    Phone: 713-572-8122

    Bay Area Dermatology Associates
    Physician – Terry Williams, MD

    Webster Office 
    #12 Professional Park
    Webster, Texas 77598
    Phone: 281-332-8571

    Baytown Office
    4301 Garth Road #209
    Baytown, Texas 77521
    Phone: 832-695-3112

  4. San Antonio, Texas

    Texas Center for Infectious Diseases
    2303 S. E. Military Drive 
    San Antonio, Texas 78223 
    Phone: 210-531-4576 
    Public Health Nurse: Debbie Mata, R.N.


Texas Department of State Health Services 

Hansen’s Disease Program Central Office

Department of State Health Services 
Hansen's Disease Program 

Mail Code 1939 
P.O. Box 149347 
Austin, Texas 78714-9347 
Phone: 737-255-4300 

Elizabeth Foy, RN
Nurse Consultant
Phone: 737-255-4375                    
Fax: 512-989-4010

Kirbi Woods
Program Specialist
Phone: 512-739-1876


Last updated June 12, 2020