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Dr. Macharia C. Smith M.D.
Dr. Macharia C. Smith, a new pediatrician with TCPA-Pasadena, is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and enjoys reading, drawing and traveling in her spare time.
Dr. Hatel Moonat D.O.
Dr. Hatel Moonat is a pediatrician with Nanes Pediatrics. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and takes special interest in pediatric allergies and asthma.
Dr. Michael C. Chapman M.D., F.A.A.P.
Dr. Michael C. Chapman is a pediatrician with Pediatric Medical Group. Orignally from Nebraska, he enjoys life in Texas by cheering for the Astros and blogging about being more Texan.
Tyeshia V. Babineaux, M.D., F.A.A.P.
As a pediatrician, I have been blessed with a tremendous opportunity to promote a healthier community by screening, treating and educating for optimal physical, developmental and emotional health for all children.
Diana Romo Grave, M.D.
Teach your children about 'Stranger Danger.'
John R. Clark Jr., M.D., F.A.A.P.
The best part of being a pediatrician is watching a child grow in size, personality and intellect.
Leah M. Matthews, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Pediatrics is a field where you can help shape the health of a child's life for years to come. It also gives you the ability to educate and mentor both the parent and child.
Amber J. Robinett, M.D.
I take a team approach and work with families to care for my patients.
Everett L. Sandles, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I am never more useful than when I’m addressing the needs of a child.
Desiree L. Evans, M.D., F.A.A.P.
While we try to teach our children all about life, our children teach us what life is all about. -Angela Schmidt
Amya H. Mitchell, M.D., F.A.A.P.
When I approach a child, he inspires me in two sentiments; tenderness for what he is, and respect for what he may become.” -Louis Pasteur
Dennis R. Boardman, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I wish to be a role model for my patients.
Stephen F. Bolline, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Pediatrics is the most enjoyable area of medicine for me.
Brooke Lasics, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Working with each family as their children grow is an amazing experience.
James E. Allison III, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I enjoy working with first-time parents of newborns because it is exciting to watch parents grow in competence and confidence.
Steven John Cook, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Eating balanced meals, exercising daily and getting enough sleep are still some of the best ways to keep your children healthy.
Lara H. Finnila, M.D., F.A.A.P.
As the mother of two young sons, I treat my patients the way I would treat my own children.
Benjamin Ho, M.D.
As a first-time parent of a baby boy, it is rewarding to share my experiences with other new parents and it is a pleasure to watch my patients and my own son grow up.
William J. Hogan Jr., M.D., F.A.A.P.
Raising kids: it’s not just a job, it’s an adventure!
Margaret Kinalska, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I encourage parents to build their child’s medical home by always seeing his or her primary pediatrician.
Kristin C. Koush, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I am excited to be part of a pediatrician network so dedicated to children’s health in the Houston area.
Rhonda Glynn Smith, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I empower parents to feel comfortable assessing their child’s health and illnesses with clues I teach during their office visits and help their children to become advocates for their own health.
Marilyn Nash Wilking, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I believe parental choices around eating, exercise and behavioral self- management influence their children’s health and happiness.
Charlotte Zuniga, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Introduce your child to vegetables as soon as you start table foods to begin a lifetime of healthy eating.
Jacqueline Ramchatesingh, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I was drawn to medicine because I wanted to work with underserved children around the world.
Paula Wright, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Reading to your children, especially in the first years of life, will not only help their language and development but will instill a life-long love of reading.
Jorge Barer, M.D., F.A.A.P.
We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a big difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make, which, over time, add up to big differences that we cannot foresee. - Marian Wright Edelman
Nava Miller, M.D., F.A.A.P.
May I find strength and courage in my pursuit of knowledge and healing. May I continue to be inspired in my concern towards people in need. - Maimonides
Christine Propst, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I enjoy teaching children and families healthy habits and hope to encourage a lifetime of good health for my patients.
Maria Rossell, M.D., F.A.A.P.
A hundred years from now, it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove…but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.
Kyrel Broxton, M.D., F.A.A.P.
It’s important that parents maintain a good relationship with their pediatrician. If you have a concern, have an open discussion with the physician or staff.
Douglas W. LaCour, M.D., F.A.A.P.
There are a thousand ways to raise a child; oftentimes the best way is the one that works for you. Parents should feel that they are the equal participants in making decisions with their doctors.
Jerry W. Moye, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Each child is like an endangered species and very special, because there is only one exactly like him or her in the universe.
Asma N. Siddiqi, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I became a physician because I love children.
Richard T. Calvin, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Medicine has been my calling and pediatrics is my true vocation.
Kara E. Froelich, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I recommend that parents set limits and expectations for their child as well as strive to be role models, so they can raise children who become great adults.
Charles Keith McPherson, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I like to chat with parents about activities that families can enjoy together
and that will improve their overall health.
Marjorie A. Quarles, M.D.
Medicine allows me to learn and use science every day while helping others. I was drawn to pediatrics because children are so much fun to be around.
Kellie J. Williams, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Pediatrics offers me the chance to make a positive impact on the lives of children as well as on those who are raising them.
Tracie Butler, M.D.
As a pediatrician, I treat my patients as I do my own child; with patience, compassion and humor.
Mark A. Farrior, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I enjoy nurturing relationships with my patients and their families and guiding them through the challenges faced by their children.
Mason P. Gilfoil, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Parenting is a lot of work, but it can be the most rewarding thing you ever do.
Purvis Eugene Harper, M.D.
Working with parents to keep their children well is truly satisfying.
Mark T. Smith, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Informed parents make better choices for their child’s health.
Cynthia M. Smoot, M.D.
My goal is to provide my patients with excellent care in a comfortable environment. As a mother of four, I understand many of the concerns that parents face.
Shaheen Mohsin, M.D., F.A.A.P.
It’s our responsibility as parents to care for our children and keep the lines of communication open.
Hyman Penn, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I encourage all parents to communicate with their children.
William Stanley, M.D., F.A.A.P.
By the time I was 6 years old, I was committed to becoming a doctor. I have been so fortunate to have my childhood dream come true.
Swati Pande, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Nothing can beat seeing the smile on a child’s face.
David Barnhart, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I often tell my patients’ parents to trust their intuition as they are often better parents than they think they are
Ashley M. Cox, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I feel very fortunate to be able to care for children from the newborn period through adolescence. If I help someone early in life, it can have a long-lasting effect.
Kathleen Hassel, M.D., F.A.A.P.
I enjoy establishing relationships with my patients and their families and helping them through their various physical and mental stages.