ELLIS COUNTY MEDICAL ASSOCIATES
Larry A. Jinks, M.D.
Dr. Jinks has practiced Internal Medicine in Ennis, Texas since 1984. He is board certified and sees patients over age 12. Dr. Jinks treats the full spectrum of medical disorders and does routine medical exams as well. He graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch and completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency at Baylor University Medical Center. He has been married to Beverly since 1977 and has 2 children and 4 grandchildren. His hobbies are outdoor activities and playing with his grandchildren. Dr. Jinks is also actively involved in pastoral care ministry with his local churches.
802 W. Lampasas
Ennis, Texas 75119
Robert A. Silverman, M.D.
Dr. Silverman has been as Internal Medicine physician for 30 years. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, specializing in the treatment of patients ages 12 and over. Dr. Silverman graduated from The Medical College of Virginia and completed his Internship and Residency at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center at Lackland AFB in San Antonio. He served at the USAF Regional Medical Center, Macdill AFB, in Tampa, FL. He has practiced in Ennis for the last 20 years. He is a loving husband and proud father of two children.
Swati Pullamaraju, M.D.
Dr. Swati Pullamaraju ("Dr. Swati") completed her residency at East Texas State University with the Family Physicians of Kingsport, KY. She is Board-certified in Family Practice and cares for patients of all ages, from newborn to geriatrics. she particularly enjoys treating children, adults with chronic conditions (High Blood Pressure, Diabetes, COPD, etc.), women's health, and routine physicals. Dr. Swati has been practicing Family Medicine for over 6 years. We welcome her as our newest addition to Ennis Doctor's Center.
Merle Filecia, Family Nurse Practitioner
Merle holds a Master's degree in nursing from Texas Women's University and has practiced in Ennis since 2006. Prior to her experience here, she was an accomplished cardiac and emergency nurse in Houston, Texas where she was recognized with numerous specialty certifications. She is very well trained to provide the full spectrum of family care from infants to older adults.
Shannon Childs, Family Nurse Practitioner
Shannon Childs is an Ellis County native who has practiced in Ennis since 2001. She received her Master's Degree in Nursing Administration with a minor in Education from the University of Texas at Arlington. Shannon received her Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate in 2000 and her family Nurse Practitioner Certificate in 2009. She is board certified in both Acute Care and Family Nurse Practitioner. Shannon is the proud mother of 3 daughters and 2 grandsons. Shannon is accepting new patients of all ages.
Kimberly Barnes, Family Nurse Practitioner
Kimberly Barnes is an advanced practical nurse that specializes in Family Practice. She cares for patients of all ages from infants to geriatric patients. She performs annual wellness checkup and treats common acute and chronic illnesses. Some of these conditions include diabetes, high blood pressure, minor injuries, GERD, infections, rashes, skin conditions, thyroid, and weight loss. She provides patient-centered care and collaborates with physicians and other health professionals in Ennis.
Susanna Ferguson, Family Nurse Practitioner
Susanna Ferguson graduated from Texas Women's University with a Masters degree in nursing and is a Board Certified family nurse practitioner. Susanna is equipped to provide family care from infants to elders and loves all ages. She performs wellness exams and treats both acute illnesses and chronic illnesses, such as diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, asthma, weight management, and hypothyroidism. Susanna is blessed with a loving husband and two energetic boys with whom she treasures spending her time.