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Adolescent Medicine

Description of Service:


  • Diagnosis, treatment, and health maintenance services for adolescent inpatients and outpatients.
  • Services designed for those patients who may benefit from specially trained doctors, nurses, and nutritionists who are geared to the health and psychological problems of teenagers.
  • Eating disorders clinic for patients with anorexia nervosa, bulimia, and related problems.

We evaluate new patient for school problems (learning disorders, ADHD, mental impairment), disruptive behaviors(ADHD, ODD, CD, IED), developmental problems (PDD, Autism, genetic syndromes), speech and language problems, mood disorders (depression, dysthymia, BPD), Affective disorders (PTSD, anxiety,etc.), Foster care and child abuse.

Contact Information


Outpatient Developmental Behavioral Clinic
3533 S. Alameda St.
Corpus Christi, TX 78411

Phone: (361) 694-5650 or 694-5000
Fax: (361) 694-4257


Office Hours
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For TTY Deaf Messaging Connect to TTY Interpretation by dialing
(800) 735-2989

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News

12th annual Radiothon will broadcast live from Driscoll Children's Hospital

March 05, 2014
CORPUS CHRISTI - On Friday, March 7, K-99 (KRYS 99.1 FM) will team up with Driscoll Children's Hospital for the 12th annual Radiothon. The one-day event will be broadcasted live from the main lobby at Driscoll Children's Hospital beginning at 6 a.m. Listeners can tune in to hear patients, parents, physicians and staff share inspirational...
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Valdez brings neurology expertise to Driscoll

February 26, 2014
Valdez
CORPUS CHRISTI - Marcos Valdez, MD, has joined Children's Physician Services of South Texas at Driscoll Children's Hospital as a pediatric neurologist. Dr. Valdez was previously in private practice in McAllen, Texas for 10 years. He completed his residency in pediatrics at Scott & White Memorial Hospital - Texas A&M College...
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Páez receives certification in pediatric endocrinology

February 17, 2014
Paez
CORPUS CHRISTI - Ana Maria Páez, MD, pediatric endocrinologist at Driscoll Children's Hospital, recently passed an exam administered by the American Board of Pediatrics and is certified in pediatric endocrinology. Dr. Páez completed a pediatric endocrinology fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center...
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Booth receives certification in child abuse pediatrics

February 17, 2014
Booth
CORPUS CHRISTI - Ada Booth, MD, child abuse pediatrician with Driscoll Children's Hospital's Child Abuse Resource Evaluation (CARE) Team, recently passed an exam administered by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP) and is certified in child abuse pediatrics. Dr. Booth graduated from a child abuse pediatrics fellowship at Nationwide...
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Driscoll pediatric cardiologist recognized as distinguished alumnus at Louisiana Tech University

February 17, 2014
Phillips
CORPUS CHRISTI - Driscoll pediatric cardiologist Brandon Lane Phillips, MD, FAAP, FACC, was recently recognized by The College of Engineering and Science at Louisiana Tech University as one of 14 of their 2014 Distinguished Alumni. Chosen alumni have distinguished themselves during their careers and in service...
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