Yoakum Family Practice

YFP is now accepting new patients! (361) 293-7061

  • James Drost, M.D.
  • Saundra Anderson, D.O.
  • Robert Lambert, M.D.
  • Dalena Dekowski, APRN, FNP-C
  • Holly Haas, APRN, FNP-C
  • Jennifer Foster, PA-C


Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy

Your physical therapist is one of the members of a multi-disciplinary team caring for your needs. The therapist and other members of the physical therapy team strive to return the patient to their previous functionality as soon as possible. Through an initial evaluation, an individualized treatment plan is developed for each patient.

New Horizons: Geriatric Counseling Program

Individuals experiencing troublesome mental health symptoms now have convenient access to mental health treatment. The New Horizons Program is available at YCH for patients 50 and older who are experiencing difficult behavioral, mental, emotional, and/or physical changes impacting their quality of life. This program provides a mental health assessment and appropriate interventions for these individuals.

Outpatient Clinic

Visiting specialists provide services in the following areas:  cardiology, orthopedics, ENT, sleep studies, urology, spinal neurosurgery, gynecology, diabetes, mammography, podiatry, MRI, surgery, nutrition education, gastroenterology, nephrology, and wound care.


Causes of Skin Cancer

Exposure to ultraviolet (UV) light is one of the most common causes of skin cancer, and it can lead to a deadly form of skin cancer known as melanoma.