• Pedi by the Gulf - 73rd year

    June 7-8 SAVE the DATE. Please join is for a 2-Day Conference and receive Continuing Medical Education and MOC credits. This year's conference is honoring Dr. Joan Richardson. For more information, contact mswalter@utmb.edu or call 409-772-0433. Pediatrics By the Gulf (utmb.edu)

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    Allergy Season is Here

    Allergy Season is here
    Call (888) 886-2453 for more information

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    Pediatric Inpatient & Emergency Care

    Clear Lake Campus Hospital

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  • Adult and Child Travel Clinic

    Galveston and League City locations available
    For consults, call (409) 772-0246

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  • John Sealy Modernization Project

    John Sealy Modernization Project

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  • Healthy Eating may Improve Heart, Behavior and GI symptoms

    January 17, 2024, 14:23 PM by Department of Pediatrics

    There are ongoing studies to evaluate how using digestive enzymes can improve behavior and gastrointestinal symptoms in children with autistic behaviors and attention deficit problems.


Keeping Kids Healthy

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    High Blood Pressure in Kids

    February 16, 2024, 13:46 PM by Dr. Sally Robinson

    If blood pressure remains high, medications might be needed with careful follow-up. Sometimes a referral to a kidney doctor (nephrologist) is needed.

Community Highlights

  • Prescription to Play

    February 16, 2024, 14:49 PM by Dr. Suzanne LaForte

    These kits are to help us remind parents regarding the importance of playing with their children and with using simple toys that are not screen based. These are the Duplo style of Lego bricks and are not choking hazards.


The Department of Pediatrics

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