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Texas Children's Pediatrics Cullen

5751 Blythewood, Ste. 500 Houston, Texas 77021

Tel: 713-741-4078
Monday - Thursday 8:30 am to 8 pm Friday 8:30 am to 5 pm Saturday 9 am to 1 pm

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If you have a MyChart account, you may schedule well check up or sick appointments directly, or you can request an appointment online.

Desiree L. Evans M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.P.

Degree(s)

  • M.D. 1999, Tulane University School of Medicine
  • M.P.H. 1999, Tulane University
  • B.S. Chemistry 1995, Xavier University

Hospital Affiliation(s)

  • Texas Children's Hospital
  • Ben Taub General Hospital

Professional Organization Affiliation(s)

  • Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, National Medical Association
  • Member, Texas Medical Association

Special Interest(s)

  • Breastfeeding
  • Infants
  • Keeping fit
  • Safety
  • Teenagers
  • Tweens

Languages Spoken

  • English

Appointment Schedule

Monday: 8:30 am to 8 pm
Tuesday: 8:30 am to 8 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am to 8 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am to 8 pm
Friday: 8:30 am to 5 pm

Appointments call 713-741-4078

Amya H. Mitchell M.D., F.A.A.P.

Degree(s)

  • M.D. 2003, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
  • B.S. 1999, Xavier University

Hospital Affiliation(s)

  • Texas Children's Hospital

Professional Organization Affiliation(s)

  • Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, National Medical Association

Special Interest(s)

  • Acne
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Breastfeeding
  • Healthy eating
  • Infants
  • Safety
  • Teenagers
  • Toddlers

Languages Spoken

  • English

Appointment Schedule

Monday: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm
Tuesday: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am to 8:30 pm
Friday: 8:30 am to 5 pm

Appointments call 713-741-4078

Additional Hours - Sat. 9 am - 2 pm

Ngozi Ogbuehi M.D., F.A.A.P.

Degree(s)

  • M.D. 2009, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
  • 2005 BSFCS, University of Georgia

Residency or Fellowship

  • 2012, University of Florida College of Medicine - Jacksonville, Pediatrics

Employed at Texas Children's Pediatrics

  • Since 2013

Hospital Affiliation(s)

  • Texas Children's Hospital

Professional Organization Affiliation(s)

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

Special Interest(s)

  • Asthma
  • Toddlers
  • Teenagers

Languages Spoken

  • English

Appointment Schedule

Monday: 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday: 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Appointments call (713) 741-4078

The part I enjoy most about pediatric care is the children, of course! They are fun and always keep me smiling.

Sonya L. Scott MS, CPNP

Degree(s)

  • BS, MS, Texas Woman's University

Professional Organization Affiliation(s)

  • National Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners

Languages Spoken

  • English

Appointment Schedule

Monday: 8:30 am - 8 pm
Tuesday: 8:30 am - 8 pm
Wednesday: 8:30 am - 8 pm
Thursday: 8:30 am - 8 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Appointments call 713-741-4078

Texas Children's Pediatrics Cullen is a community-based collaborative health and wellness project that provides an accessible medical home to children and families. We provide ongoing community and organizational support for family-focused health services that address the broad social, health, educational and spiritual needs of children. At Texas Children's Pediatrics Cullen, we are dedicated to the health and well-being of children from birth through adolescence.NCQA logo

At Texas Children's Pediatrics Cullen, we prefer to see patients on an appointment basis, but we do accept walk-ins for established patients.

Insurance Plans

Texas Children’s Pediatrics currently accepts the health insurance plans listed below. To be sure a specific location accepts your insurance or if you do not see your plan listed here, please call your Texas Children's Pediatrics location and ask for assistance. Though we try to keep this list as current as possible, we always are adding new insurance plans to better serve you.

Remember to check with your insurance plan provider to verify that Texas Children's Pediatrics is in your network. In addition, please contact your plan provider for questions about the specific procedures your plan covers.

At this time, Texas Children’s Pediatrics does NOT participate in any Marketplace Exchange benefit plans.

Commercial Insurance Products

Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
BCBS BlueChoice PPO
BCBS HMO Blue of Texas
BCBS Par Plan
CHIP - Texas Children's Health Plan only
Choice Care Network PPO (Humana)
Cigna - GreatWest HealthCare HMO
Cigna - GreatWest HealthCare POS
Cigna - GreatWest HealthCare PPO
Evolutions HealthCare PPO
First Health PPO (includes CCN and Coventry Health)
Galaxy Health Network PPO
Health Payors PPO
Health Smart PPO
Humana - HMO
Humana - POS
Humana - PPO
Imagine Health (Aetna SmartCare)

Independent Medical Systems EPO/PPO
Memorial Hermann Health Solutions - Select
Memorial Hermann Health Solutions Choice
Memorial Hermann Health Solutions Edge
MultiPlan PHCS & Savility
MultiPlan - Beech St.

PacifiCare (UHC) HMO
PacifiCare (UHC) PPO 
Premier Provider Network, Inc. (NAPP & Family Care)

UHC (PacifiCare) Options PPO
UHC (PacifiCare) non PPO products
USA Managed Care Organization PPO

Medicaid Products

Many, but not all, Texas Children's Pediatrics locations accept the following Medicaid products.

Texas Children's Health Plan STAR Medicaid
Children with Special HealthCare Needs (CSHCN)
Community Health Choice STAR Medicaid
Molina STAR Medicaid
Molina STAR+PLUS Medicaid
Superior STARHealth - Foster Care only
TMHP Medicaid
UnitedHealthcare Community STAR Medicaid
UnitedHealthcare Community STAR+PLUS Medicaid 

Please call your Texas Children's Pediatrics location for more information.

Billing Information

Payment for medical services can be made by cash, personal check or credit card and is due at the time of service. It is the parent or guardian's responsibility to pay any deductible, co-pay or co-insurance required by the insurance provider. As a courtesy, our office will file claims with any of our TCPA contracted insurance plans. Please bring your insurance card to every visit.

If you do not have health insurance or Medicaid, we will ask that you complete a TCPA Fee Schedule Discount Request Form and provide proof of income to determine your discount.  

For more information about TCPA billing and payment practices, please view our financial policy.

Prescription Information

Written or electronic prescriptions will be given after a patient has been seen by a physician or nurse practitioner.

Refills

For routine prescription refills, please contact your pharmacy. If your child has no refills available, please contact your child's Texas Children's Pediatrics practice.

Please note, you must contact your child’s pediatrician for any controlled substances prescriptions and allow 3 business days for these prescriptions to be available.

Our After-Hours Schedule

We offer after-hours phone triage services by skilled registered nurses for our parents who are concerned about their child after the office closes. This service should not be used for non-urgent medical questions, medication refills or appointment requests. To access after-hours triage services, call the main number of your Texas Children's Pediatrics practice.

This service should not be used for non-urgent medical questions, medication refills or appointment requests. To access after-hours triage services, call the main number of your Texas Children's Pediatrics practice.