South Plains Public Health District
Serving The Communities Of
Gaines, Yoakum, Terry, & Dawson Counties



Denver City Public Health Clinic

South Plains Public Health District provides public and environmental health services for Yoakum County, Texas. Our health clinic for Yoakum County is located in Denver City. Walk-ins are welcome, although some services require an appointment. Interpreters are available – you are not required to provide your own.

Location and Office Hours

415 Mustang
Denver City, TX, 79323
Phone: 806-592-2706

Monday-Friday, 8:00-5:00pm (closed for lunch from 12:00-1:00pm)

Late Clinic

Second Wednesday of each month: 7-12 & 1-6
Second Thursday of each month: 7:00-5:00pm (open through lunch)


  • Some services are free (contact us for details)
  • Some services are based on a person's income (sliding scale)
  • Medicaid is accepted for some services
  • No one is refused services for inability to pay (arrangements can be made for payment)

Denver City Clinic Staff

  • Barbara Salazar, LVN
    Licensed Vocational Nurse
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  • Cynthia Hunt, WHNP
    Nurse Practitioner
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  • Bianca Zavala
    Benefit Screener
    PHC Clerk
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Denver City Health Clinic Services


  • Children
  • Adults

Primary Health Care Program

  • Acute Care
  • Hypertension
  • Thyroid Dysfunction
  • Asthma
  • Well Woman Care
  • Children under 18 years

Family Planning

  • Birth Control
  • Pap Smears
  • Pregnancy Testing

Sexually Transmitted Infections

  • Education / Counseling
  • Testing
  • Treatment

Tuberculosis Control

  • Skin Tests – for high risk individuals
  • Contact Investigation
  • Referral to Department of State Health Services for Treatment and Services


  • Speakers for schools, parent groups, churches and civic organizations
  • Audio Visuals
  • Pamphlets

Environmental Health

  • Inspection of properly permitted and installed On-Site Sewage Facilities.
  • Investigation of septic system complaints.
  • Enforcement of On Site Sewage Facility Rules up to and including prosecution of violators.
  • Inspection of public health nuisance complaints.
  • Inspection and regulation of food service establishments.
  • Education for food handlers to prevent food borne illness.
  • Premise and health inspections of day care centers, foster homes, school cafeterias and any childcare facility requesting an on-site inspection.

Referrals to proper agencies are made if anyone has problems or complaints that are not under the local
health district’s jurisdiction.

Emergency Preparedness Planning

Work with County Emergency Management to prepare for disaster, whether man-made or natural.