Your child’s health care needs start here. At the University of Texas Medical Branch, our highly trained and experienced primary care physicians (PCPs) are here for you. Your child’s PCP provides the first point of contact for healthcare and medical information. A PCP is knowledgeable about a patient’s health history which positions them to determine if further medical attention is necessary.
UTMB Children’s Health offers leading-edge academic primary care at clinics located on Galveston Island and the Bay Area. There are also UTMB Community Based Clinics (CBC) available in Alvin, Friendswood, League City and Texas City.
“Sick Child” Walk-in Services are available for Island Pediatric East and West on Monday - Thursday from 8 am to 9 a.m. and Friday 9 am to 11 am. Walk in for a sick visit and your child will be seen by one of our providers in a timely fashion. No need to call for an appointment.
“Sick Child” Walk-in Services are available for the Academic Pediatrics, League City (Bay Colony) on Monday - Thursday from 7:45 am to 8:45 a.m. and Friday 9 am to 11 am. Due to heavy volume, we have a 15 child cap Monday through Thursdays mornings and a 25 child cap on Friday morning. Walk in for a sick visit and your child will be seen by one of our providers in a timely fashion. No need to call for an appointment.
“Because Kids Don’t Get Sick On a Schedule.” Pediatric After Hours Urgent Care provides a caring environment for children and their families. There’s always a pediatrician on-site to address any child’s urgent health care needs. Pediatric after hours urgent care clinics currently located in Galveston and League City.
If you have already chosen a UTMB PCP for your child, then we thank you. If you do not already have a primary care physician for your child, then we truly hope you will become a member of our UTMB family.