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CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Expands Care Offerings Across Longview Area with New Physicians Trio of doctors bring unique perspective to caring for East Texas November 12, 2020

Longview, Texas – CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic continues to expand access to primary care and specialty providers with the addition of three new physicians – all highly-trained, exceptionally skilled women – to clinics across the Longview area.

Michelle Finch, M.D. joins CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology - Longview as the only female OB/Gyn physician in Longview.

“When it comes to women’s health care, Dr. Finch is able to provide a unique understanding to our patients, as well as a noteworthy background and skillset to our team,” said Brandy Moore, Vice President, Practice Operations, CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic. “CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology - Longview is a growing practice wholly dedicated to the care of the women of our community. Dr. Finch will be a wonderful addition our group and resource for our patients.”

Dr. Finch received her Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Centenary College of Louisiana in Shreveport, Louisiana. She received her Master's Degree in Biostatstics from Louisiana State University Health Science Center in New Orleans. In 2016, she continued her training, earning her medical degree from LSU Health Shreveport.

Dr. Finch is focused on providing the best patient care possible. “Coming to an OB/GYN, patients can sometimes feel uncomfortable,” Dr. Finch said. “My goal is to help them feel welcomed and comfortable by building a relationship and addressing all of their concerns.”

Whitney Huddleston, M.D., joins the expert team of caregivers at CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Surgery - Longview to provide general surgery services to patients.

“Dr. Huddleston will be a fantastic new member of our highly-trained medical and surgical team at CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Surgery in Longview,” said Brandy Moore, Vice President, Practice Operations, CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic. “She will be standing by, ready to listen to patient concerns, working with our team to offer tangible solutions for their surgical issues here in Longview. Our patients’ surgical needs are Dr. Huddleston’s top priority.”

Dr. Huddleston received her Bachelor in Science in Biology from Texas Christian University. She received her medical degree from Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine in Bryan, Texas and completed her general surgery residency and internship from the University of Texas Southwestern’s General Surgery Program in Dallas, TX.

“When you come to me, you’re not only getting a qualified, competent surgeon, but also a friend,” said Dr. Huddleston. “I’ll be a friend that will listen to patient questions, address their concerns, and work together on a plan that’s comfortable for everyone involved.”

Jessica Garner, D.O., is a board-certified gastroenterologist joining the team of distinguished providers at CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Gastroenterology - Longview.

“Thanks to her high-level training, Dr. Garner will be a key member of our highly trained medical and surgical gastroenterology team,” said Brandy Moore, Vice President, Practice Operations, CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic. “Dr. Garner’s passion for gastroenterology is found in treating her patients and meeting their needs through procedures such as GI bleed repair, removing food impactions, as well as providing preventive care.”

Dr. Garner received her Bachelor of Science in Biological Science from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, LA. She received her medical degree from Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Parker, Colorado and completed her internal medicine residency as well as her Gastroenterology Fellowship at Texas A&M/Baylor in Temple, Texas. Dr. Garner is board-certified by ABIM.

“My main goal is to treat patients quickly and efficiently in order to positively impact their lives. And my patient care philosophy is simple,” said Dr. Garner. “It needs to be patient focused and individually tailored for each patient to meet their needs.”

Dr. Finch will be seeing patients at CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Obstetrics & Gynecology - Longview, located at 323 East Hawkins Parkway in Longview. Same day appointments and telemedicine visits with Dr. Finch are available Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; just call 903.315.5733 to schedule an appointment.

Dr. Huddleston will be seeing patients at CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Surgery - Longview at 703 E. Marshall Ave., Suite 3000, in Longview. To schedule a consultation or a telemedicine visit with Dr. Huddleston call 903.315.4400, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dr. Garner will be seeing patients at CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic Gastroenterology - Longview at 701 E. Marshall Ave., Suite 200, in Longview. To schedule a consultation or a telemedicine visit with Dr. Garner call 903.236.2222, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.