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From a simple stomach ache to something more serious, you need a healthcare provider you can trust with the well-being of your family. The board certified physicians and nurse practitioner at
Big Bend Regional Health Center provide compassionate care for you and your
entire family, from newborns and children to seniors.

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For more information or to request an appointment, please call (432) 837-0430.

Services & Specialties

  • General Pediatrics and Complex Early Childhood Medical Problems
  • Obstetrics and High Risk Pregnancy
  • Family Medicine
  • Urgent Care
  • Routine Physicals
  • Sports / Camp physicals
  • Evaluation of Sports Injuries
  • Immunizations
  • Well-baby care


  • Sick care
  • Disease prevention
  • Women’s health
  • Men’s health
  • Alternative therapies
  • Skin Evaluation and Excisions/Treatments
  • No-Scalpel Vasectomies
  • Diabetic Education
  • Childbirth Education

Meet the Team

Ekta Escovar, M.D.

Specialty: Pediatrics, Board Certified

Medical School: Texas Tech University
School of Medicine

Residency: Geisinger Medical Center - Janet Weis Children's Hospital

Raphael Escovar, M.D., M.B.A.

Specialty: Board Certified – Family Practice with Obstetrics

Medical School: Texas Tech University
School of Medicine

Residency: Williamsport Family
Medicine Residency

John K. Ray, M.D.

Specialty: Board Certified - Family Practice

Medical School: University of Texas
Medical Branch

Residency: University of Wisconsin Family Medicine Residency

Allison Ainsworth, C-FNP

Nursing School: Massachusetts General
Hospital (MGH) - MSN

Post Masters programs: MGH Institute of
Health Professions Northern Kentucky – ANP, FNP

Roane McLaughlin, M.D.

Specialty: Ob/Gyn

Medical School: Texas A&M University College of Medicine

Residency: Tarrant County Hospital District in Ob/Gyn


Come See Us!

Big Bend Regional Health Center

2600 N Hwy 118

Alpine, TX 79830

(432) 837-0430


Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

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