Department of Pediatrics

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso Pediatrics Residency Program prides itself on refining the skills of its residents through dynamic training and a superb curriculum. The uniquely diverse patient population, the state-of-the-art Medical School and the new UMC Children's Hospital are a few of the assets that support the resident in training. Each resident is equipped with all tools necessary to excel in their residency training and beyond. // more

El Paso Children's Hospital is the only separately licensed, non-taxing, independent, 501(c) (3) not-for-profit children's hospital in the El Paso region and the only dedicated Pediatric Hospital within a 200-mile radius of El Paso, Texas.

El Paso Children's Hospital elevates the quality and scope of medical care in the El Paso region by providing unmatched excellence in specialized pediatric patient care, research and education.

El Paso Children's Hospital partnerships with the Medical Center of the Americas, the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and University Medical Center of El Paso enhances the lives of children from the greater El Paso area and surrounding region through its innovative pediatric research and education and serves as a teaching institution. // more

El Paso is a great place to live, with its temperate dry climate, and close proximity to entertainment and recreational activities Within minutes from Southern New Mexico and Northern Mexico, the city of El Paso is rich in cultural history and attractions. The University of Texas at El Paso is also a source for sports and cultural activities. El Paso has also been ranked No. 1 for the lowest crime rate in cities over 500,000. // more