All professionals at Satir and Satir, PA maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Cengiz Satir, MD
Dr. Cengiz Satir was born in Maine, where he spent his early childhood. His father joined the US Air Force as a flight surgeon, and the Satir family lived in overseas during his father's time in the service. After leaving the Air Force, the Satir family settled in Waco, Texas, where Dr. Satir completed high school. He then attended Texas A&M University, and completed medical school at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He completed his family medicine residency at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. Dr. Satir then served his remaining time as a member of the US Air Force in Abilene, Texas at Dyess Air Force Base. In 2002, he moved to Nacogdoches and opened his family medicine practice with Dr. Vicki Satir.
Dr. Satir believes that his ability to provide good medical care is founded in his Christian faith.
He enjoys fishing and spending time with his wife and five children.
Vicki Satir, MD
Dr. Vicki Satir was born in Dallas Texas, and was raised in Nacogdoches, Texas from the age of 3 until graduation from Nacogdoches High School in 1989. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Baylor University in Waco, Texas. Dr. Vicki then completed medical school at University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, graduating in 1997. She received her family medicine training at John Peter Smith Hospital in Ft Worth, Texas, and at LSUHSC Family Medicine in Alexandria, Louisiana. After residency, Dr. Vicki returned to Nacogdoches in 2002 and began practicing family medicine with her husband, Dr. Cengiz Satir. Outside of practicing medicine, Dr. Vicki enjoys spending time with her husband and five children.
Nena Ivey PA-C
Nena Ivey was born and raised in Joaquin, Texas. She graduated from Joaquin High School as Valedictorian in 2000. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the Texas State University-San Marcos. Nena completed her Master of Physician Assistant studies at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, graduating in 2006. She has been certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and licensed by the Texas Medical Board since 2006. After graduation, Nena returned to Nacogdoches and began practicing as a family medicine mid-level provider. She is happily married and has three children. In her time off work, she is invested in her church community at Holly Springs Baptist Church and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.