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Pediatrics Department

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Chair

Professor and Chair
Physician-in-Chief
El Paso Children's Hospital

Program Director

Pediatric Residency Program Director
General Pediatrics Board Certified in Pediatrics

Pediatric Subspecialists

Robert Christenson, M.D.

Associate Professor Director of Pediatric Department Research Board Certified in Pediatrics and Endocrinology Director of Pediatric Endocrinology

Associate Professor
Board Certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Professor
Martha Cuellar Chair for Child Advocacy, Board Certified in Pediatrics
Infectious Disease and Critical Care

Merle A. Ipson, M.D.

Associate Professor Medical Director Special Care Nursery Thomason Hospital Board Certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Associate Professor
Associate Director of Newborn Services Board Certified in Pediatrics and Neonatal- Perinatal Medicine Director of the High-Risk Infant Clinic

Associate Professor,
Associate Director - Pediatric Clerkship, Director - Pediatric Critical
Care Education Program,
Medical Quality and Pediatric Safety
Office - El Paso Children's Hospital.

Associate Professor Board Certified in Hermatology/Oncology

Assistant Professor
Medical Director of Pediatric Hospitalist Division
El Paso Children's Hospital

Manuel Schydlower, M.D.

Professor, Board Certified in Pediatrics, Fellow Society for
Adolescent Health and Medicine,
Associate Dean for Admissions,
Paul L Foster School of Medicine

Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Critical Care

Shravan Vallala, M.D.

Clinical Instructor
Pediatric Hospitalist-EPCH

Fatima Gutierrez, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Board Certified-American Academy of Pediatrics
Pediatric Hospitalist-EPCH

P.P.S. Sastry Chamarthi, M.D.

Clinical Instructor
Pediatric hospitalist-EPCH

Eduardo D. Rosas Blum, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Gastroenterology,
Hepatology and Nutrition

Aldo Maspons, M.D.

Assistant Professor and
Director of Gastrointestinal
Unit at El Paso Children's Hospital
Pediatric Gastroenterology,
Hepatology and Nutrition

Lisa Ayoub-Rodriguez, MD

Assistant Professor
Board Certified-AAP
Pediatric Hospitalist-EPCH

Kristina Kypuros, M.D. FFAP

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Critical Care

Bree Kramer, D.O.

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Critical Care
Board Certified-American
Academy of Pediatrics

Angela Flores, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Division of Ambulatory Pediatrics

Cenan Antowan, M.D.

Assistant Professor Assistant Program Director at Providence Hospital, General Pediatrics, Board Certified in Pediatrics

Fatima Aly, M.D.

Assistant Professor General Pediatrics, Board Certified in Pediatrics

Jose Manual de la Rosa, M.D.

Regional Dean of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso Board Certified in Pediatrics

Oscar Blanc, M.D.

Instructor of Clinical General Pediatrics, Board Eligible in Pediatrics

Blanca Garcia, M.D.

Assistant Professor
General Pediatrics, Board Certified in Pediatrics

Namrata Singh, MD FAAP

Associate Professor
General Pediatrics Board Certified in Pediatrics

Sitratullah Maiyegun, M.D.

Assistant Professor
General Pediatrics; Board Certified in Pediatrics

Carmen Prieto, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Director for Well Baby Unit
Associate Program Director
Pediatrics, Board Certified in Pediatrics

Courtney Holmes, FNP-C

Faculty Associate

Maria Theresa Villanos, M.D.

Assistant Professor
General Pediatrics
Board Certified in Pediatrics

Norma Garcia, RN

Faculty Associate

Jesus Peinado, M.D.

Assistant Professor
General Pediatrics Board Certified in Pediatrics

Part-Time Faculty

Jeffrey Schuster, M.D.

Associate Professor
Board Certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology
Director of Pediatric Cardiology

Stanislaus Ting, M.D.

Clinical Professor
Board Certified in Pediatrics and Allergy/Immunology, Director of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology

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