Meet our Medical Providers

Providing Fayette and Lee Counties as well as surrounding communities with excellence in healthcare is what we do at Tejas. Our highly qualified providers are committed to excellence in healthcare services. Tejas Health Care is comprised of well-trained, experienced providers who care for you and your loved ones. At Tejas Health Care, we put the patient first! 

  • Frank De Paula, M.D.

    Family Practice

    A National Health Service Corps member, Dr. De Paula grew up in South Dakota, and attended medical school at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. He went to residency at Memorial Family Medicine Residency Program in Houston, Texas. Dr. De Paula treats pediatric and adult patients, with emphasis on preventative medicine and lifestyle changes to improve patient outcomes. Dr. De Paula enjoys spending time with his family, gardening, hiking and seeing new sights in Texas.

  • Isela Hurtig

    Physician Assistant

    Originally from Kansas, Isela graduated from Wichita State University with a Masters of Physician Assistant Studies.

    Isela has recently moved to Texas and feels very fortunate and blessed to be a part of the Tejas Health Care team. She believes that everyone should have access to quality healthcare and is committed to educating her patients on the importance of their health.

    In her free time, she enjoys traveling with her family, exercising and watching football – “Go Cowboys!”

  • Eslam Elhammady, M.D.

    Obstetrics / Gynecology

    Graduated Medical School from the University of Alexandria in 1998; Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Saima Ghazal, M.D., FACOG

    Obstetrics / Gynecology

    Graduated from the Army Medical College in Rawalpindi, Pakistan in 2001. Completed  residency program in 2011 at the Wayne State University School of Medicine/Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan.   Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.