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Well-known Tyler doctor passes away

TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

A well-known doctor who has delivered hundreds of babies in East Texas has passed away.

Dr. Mitchell Willens, 61, was an active staff member at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital and East Texas Medical Center.  He worked at Tyler Obstetrics and Gynecology.

He was currently serving as medical staff section chairman of obstetrics and gynecology, and was also on the consulting staff at University of Texas Health Science Center at Tyler.

According to his family, Dr. Willens passed away while sleeping Monday morning.

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