Below is a list of the top and leading Paediatricians in San Antonio. To help you find the best paediatrician located near you in San Antonio, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
The top rated Paediatricians in San Antonio are:
Shahzad A. Sheikh – Kid-Doc Pediatrics
J. Laura Arnold – ABCD Pediatrics
Annette Gunsberg – Stone Oak Pediatrics
- Jorge Hernandez – San Antonio Pediatric Associates
John T. Fitch – Heritage Pediatrics
Shahzad A. Sheikh, M.D. has been practicing pediatrics for over seventeen years. Dr. Sheikh is board certified in pediatrics. Upon completion of his residency at Texas Tech in Amarillo Texas, he had multiple opportunities in Amarillo and Dallas but chose San Antonio as the place to call ‘Home’. He has extensive experience in working with the Hospitals as well as having served as an emergency room physician for children at Methodist Chidren’s Hospital. He has worked with private practices and came to realize his goal was to achieve quality health care given to his patients with the feel of a small practice while continuing to deliver excellence as a leader in healthcare.
Same Day Sick Visits; Well Child Check ups; Sports Physicals; Allergy Tesing/Treatment; Behavioral Counseling; ADD/ADHD management; Lacation Services; Flu Shots/Immunizations; Nebulization/Trainings
“Staff is friendly and helpful. Dr Sheikh is attentive and caring. He has taken care of both of my boys for years. If you are looking for a pediatrician I highly recommend him.” – Diana Cantu
“I love my kids doctor even the staff it’s just an awesome place” – Elvia Sifuentes
Dr. Arnold is a Board Certified Pediatrician and joined our practice in 1994. Dr. Arnold received her Undergraduate Degree from the University of Dallas and her Medical Degree from the University of Texas Health and Science Center in San Antonio. She completed her post-graduate pediatric training at Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio.
Clear Edge Brain Testing; Patient Portal; Pediatric Advisor; Referrals; Prescription Refills; Lab and X-Ray Results; After Hour Emergencies
“Dr Alissa Hernandez is the Doctor who has seen my two teenage boys for almost two years now and we are very happy we found her. She works with so much professionalism and confidence. We feel cared for when we go there. The front desk personnel at ABCD pediatrics has always good manners and are efficient.” – Francys Escobar
“Love this place, we take all of our 4 kids here; 14, 12, 10, and 6 year old. The doctors are great and really care about all of our kids. I couldn’t ask for a better clinic to bring the kids to.” – Christian Bates
Stone Oak Pediatrics
Dr. Gunsberg chose her specialty in pediatrics because of her love for children. She feels that children have a positive outlook on life and are fun to work with. Dr. Gunsberg believes that open communication between doctor and patient is key to caring for families. She has worked with children most of her life and enjoys watching them grow.
Dr. Gunsberg is a graduate of the University of Texas in Austin and received her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center here in San Antonio. She also completed her residency in San Antonio, is Board Certified in Pediatrics and has been practicing for over 20 years.
Acute, Well Child Checks, ADD/ADHD Evaluations, Prenatal/Meet & Greet, Newborn Care, Sick Child Diagnosis and Treatment, Dietary/Nutrition Guidance, Vision Services, Hearing Services, School and Sports Physicals, Immunizations
“We have been patients for years, my son has never seen another doctor. We LOVE Stone Oak Pediatrics. Dr Oliver is amazing. The office staff is exemplary. We never sit and wait, our appointments are timely and efficient. Highly recommend.” – Nicole Caraballo
“Love this office. I had Dr.Gunsberg as my pedi growing up, and now she’s my daughter’s pedi! We LOVE Dr.Gunsberg and even switched insurances to ensure that we could see her. We have also seen Dr.Riojas a few times who is very nice! The nurses and front staff are also very sweet and make everyone feel comfortable!” – Ashley Chamartin
San Antonio Pediatric Associates
Dr. Jorge Hernandez, MD is a pediatrics specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Fac Med Col Mayor Rosario, Bogota in 1983 and specializes in pediatrics.
Diagnosis and treatment of general pediatric illnesses from birth to eighteen years of age; Same day appointments for sick visits; Walk-ins are accepted; Preventive care; Texas Health Steps; Well-child check ups; Baby shots; Sports and camp physicals; School physicals; Immunizations; Flu shots; Vision screening; Hearing screening; Anemia testing; Lead testing; Rapid strep testing; Flu testing; Nebulization treatment for patients with asthma; Pulmonary function tests
“Never had problems here but yes there could be improvements” – Stephanie Marie Flores
“First time there. Must say, walking in with 2 sick kids and having maybe a 20 min wait through the whole process, impressed me!! It’s the first time EVER a doctor was in the room for more than 5 minutes and was actually telling me what he was doing on his laptop. I’m gonna make sure to stay with this pediatrician for my kids as long as possible! ” – Sarah Joy
Dr. Fitch grew up knowing that he always wanted to be a pediatrician (if he didn’t become a Longhorn or Cowboys sports announcer). As the son of a respected pediatrician, he wanted to be just like his dad. He also worked as a camp counselor with Camp Ozark for four summers during his college years. The joy of working with kids combined with being the son of Dr. J. Thomas Fitch, Sr. sealed his calling.
He completed his undergraduate studies, medical school and residency at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. After a year as Chief Resident, he moved back to San Antonio in 1999 to join his father’s pediatric practice. In 2010, Dr. Fitch, Sr. retired after 43 years. Dr. Fitch proudly continued in his father’s heritage. He is board certified and a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
After Hours Phone Support, Behavioral Consultation Services, Complimentary Prenatal Visits, Filing Insurance, Immunizations, Lab Services, Pediatric Specialist Referral, Prescription Refills, Same Day Sick Visits, Simple Medical Procedures, Sports/School/Camp Physicals, Well Child Visits
“We’re new to San Antonio and were referred here by friends. We made an appointment for our toddler without even looking at other offices, and I couldn’t be more pleased! We see Dr. Gibson for our toddler and newborn. He is very kind, great with both of our children, extremely knowledgeable, and remembers little details about us which goes a long way. I have and will continue to recommend him to any parent I meet!” – Jennifer Neal
“This is a great pediatrics practice! Quick appointments, great staff, knowledgeable nurses, and caring docs. We love it and have recommended it to many people we know.” – Bonnie Scott
Amy Burford is a reporter for Kev’s Best. After graduating from UCLA, Amy got an internship at a local radio station and worked as a beat reporter and producer. Amy has also worked as a columnist for The Brookings Register. Amy covers economy and community events for Kev’s Best.