Find a Doctor: UTMB Health Care Providers Clear all filters Refine Search Search Near Me Provider Gender City Name Clinic Name Refine Specialty Provider Credentials Language Spoken Click to Refine Seach Results All Search Results Katherine Billingsley, MD, MPHUTMB Health Provider Provider Details Locations Biography Education/Training Ratings/Reviews Scheduling Schedule an Appointment Accepting new patients Specialties: Family Medicine Primary Care Languages: English UTMB Health Pediatric and Adult Primary Care, Alvin 2020 East Highway 6 Alvin, TX 77511 Phone: (281) 585-2530 Fax: (281) 585-3819 Dr. Katherine Billingsley joined family medicine with special interest in full spectrum care as well as global health and tropical travel medicine. Dr. Billingsley studied global health in medical school and completed a Master's in Public Health followed by a Certificate in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene by the ASTMH. She has traveled to several countries for research and medical mission trips.She enjoys her primary care practice, focusing on the whole patient as well as the prevention of disease, getting to know the whole family with members of all ages, and working with mothers and their children. She has a personal interest in caring for foster and adoptive families and their children, as she and her husband have fostered children as well.Dr. Billingsley continues to travel to Kenya with UTMB to work at a rural mission hospital there, teaching students and residents about primary care and global health. She and her husband, Travis, loves to travel, hike, play Frisbee, swim, and connect with friends over a good board game. Medical/Professional School: University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston, TX, MD, 2011 Residencies: Texas A&M University Health Sciences Center College of Medicine - College Station, TX, 2014 Certifications: American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Easy Instructions (235) Listen Carefully (244) Medical History (240) Rate Provider 0-10 (242) Show Respect (243) Spending Time (243) Understanding (244) Do you have any of the following symptoms: fever, cough, shortness of breath/difficulty breathing, chills or repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain (including new onset low back pain), joint pain, extreme fatigue, diarrhea, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, headache or conjunctivitis (red eye with discharge)? Yes No Please do not proceed with scheduling this appointment, instead call us at (800) 917-8906 so we can personalize your care. A primary care physician is a specialist who provides care to the patient at the point of first contact, and takes continuing responsibility for providing the patient's comprehensive care. Primary care includes health promotion, disease prevention, health maintenance, counseling, patient education, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses. Primary care practices provide patients with ready access to their own personal physician, or to an established back-up team when the primary physician is not available. START HERE: Answer the following question, then choose the time that best fits your schedule! Has the patient been seen by this provider? Yes No Do you need a... Sick Visit Appointment? Physical or Annual Exam? Follow-up appointment?