Following a severe heart attack, Dr. I L Balkcom is in stable condition in Baylor, Scott & White Medical Center, Plano, also known as The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, according to a member of the board of the Hopkins County Hospital District. Dr. Balkcom is a family practice physician at CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic in Sulphur Springs and is well known for his performances with the Northeast Texas Choral Society.
Dr. Balkcom suffered his heart attack Tuesday afternoon, according to the Hospital District board member. Dr. Balkcom was treated locally by Advanced Heart Care’s Dr. Jai Varma. Dr Varma will continue his care for Dr. Balkcom at Plano Heart Hospital.