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We found 4 pediatricians who accept Aetna Gold EPO near Galveston, TX.

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Dr. Ava Williamson Gallagher, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Ava Gallagher specializes in general pediatrics and practices in West Lake Hills, TX, Austin, TX, and Galveston, TX. Dr. Gallagher is professionally affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family. She graduated from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, School of Medicine. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Dr. Ting-Chuan Chang, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Ting-Chuan Chang's medical specialty is general pediatrics. Dr. Chang honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. He graduated from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at the University Medical Center Brackenridge. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars. He is affiliated with Seton Healthcare Family.

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Dr. Elizabeth Ann Rodriguez Lien, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
Utmb Childrens Hospital 3 230; 301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Elizabeth Rodriguez Lien's specialty is general pediatrics. Dr. Rodriguez Lien is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Dr. Rodriguez Lien attended the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. She is professionally affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

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Dr. Elyssa Rubertino Rubertino, DO
Specializes in General Pediatrics
301 University Boulevard
Galveston, TX
 

Dr. Elyssa Yantis' medical specialty is general pediatrics. She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Yantis is affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health).

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What is General Pediatrics?

General Pediatrics is defined simply as the medical care of children and adolescents. It is one of the broadest specialties, delivering care to patients from birth through young adulthood, and encompassing everything from preventive health to the management of acute and chronic illness. Pediatricians care for the physical, emotional, behavioral, developmental, and social problems that affect children and teens.

A general pediatrician has a wide variety of responsibilities, including:
  • The management and treatment of illnesses and injuries
  • Discouraging the spread of serious illness in children, through education and vaccination
  • Monitoring patients’ physical and developmental growth
  • Performing routine health screenings
  • Promoting a healthy lifestyle
  • Guiding parents in all areas of parenting, from offering reassurance to giving advice on everything related to their child, such as feeding, safety, and education

Perhaps more than any other patient group, children are products of the environment in which they live. Because of this, pediatricians don’t just treat kids -- they treat communities and families as well. They often become advocates for children and for children’s rights. General pediatricians are physicians dedicated to the health and well-being of young people.