Texas Children’s Pediatrics opens new location in Austin

Texas Children’s Pediatrics, the nation’s largest pediatric primary care network, has recently announced the opening of its sixth location in Austin, Texas. Texas Children’s Pediatrics Lone Star Pediatrics – located at 12120 Ranch Road 620 North – has joined the network of more than 50 locations offering high-quality, efficient and personalized pediatric care to Texas families.

Drs. Kelly Thorstad and Nicole Bernard, Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Gwen Collmann and Jamie Dark, along with the entire team at Lone Star Pediatrics, provide caring, compassionate and comprehensive medical care in partnership with patient families.

“I am excited to welcome the committed team at Lone Star Pediatrics to our growing Texas Children’s Pediatrics family in Austin,” Kay Tittle, president of Texas Children’s Pediatrics, said. “We take immense pride in helping improve the health and well-being of children and we never lose sight of the trust families place in us.”

Texas Children’s Pediatrics locations provide full-service pediatric care for children of all ages including, among other offerings, prenatal counseling; newborn and infant care; well and sick child visits; immunizations; and hearing and vision screenings; as well as camp, school and sports physicals.

In addition to Texas Children’s Pediatrics Lone Star Pediatrics, the pediatric network has five other convenient locations serving the Austin community:

Texas Children’s Pediatrics Austin Pediatrics at 5625 Eiger Road, Ste. 225
Texas Children’s Pediatrics Pediatric Partners of Austin at 3410 Far West Blvd, Ste. 130
Texas Children’s Pediatrics Longhorn Pediatrics at 2911 Medical Arts Street, Ste. 20
Texas Children’s Pediatrics Dawson and Ramirez at 1111 W. 34th Street, Ste. 102
Texas Children’s Pediatrics JoAnne Wise Edoka, MD at 2911 Medical Arts Square, Ste. 7

Texas Children’s first health care location in Austin, Texas Children’s Urgent Care Westgate, opened in March 2018 and provides high quality, efficient and affordable pediatric-focused care after hours and on weekends. Additionally, Texas Children’s Specialty Care Austin opened in October 2018 bringing the hospital’s own subspecialty pediatric care to the Austin community. This helped increase access for children and families in need of allergy and immunology, cardiology, clinical nutrition, diabetes and endocrinology, ophthalmology, plastic surgery, and pulmonology, among other subspecialties.

For more information about Texas Children’s Pediatrics in Austin, visit www.texaschildrenspediatricsaustin.org.