Shawn Parsley

Texas Health Physicians Group has named Shawn D. Parsley, D.O. president, effective Oct. 22.

Parsley will report to Daniel Varga, M.D., chief clinical officer and senior executive vice president of Texas Health Resources. Parsley’s appointment fulfills Texas Health’s goal to bring more physicians into leadership roles across the system. Physicians now serve in clinical leader positions at all levels of the health system, including each of three geographical zones across the North Texas service area.

“Dr. Parsley is no stranger to physician practice leadership,” Varga said. “He is engaged and global in thought regarding the significant and growing role of Texas Health Physicians Group in advancing Texas Health Resources’ mission, vision and strategic plan.”

Texas Health Physicians Group is part of the Texas Health system and includes more than 840 physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and medical professionals.