Marita L. RafaelMD


Driscoll Children's Hospital, Corpus Christi
3533 S. Alameda St.
Corpus Christi
Emergency Medicine
4th Floor
(361) 694-5100

Physician Details:

Medical Specialties & Board Certifications:
Board certified in General Pediatrics
Board certified in Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Residency Institution:
Pediatrics: New York Medical College, Westchester County Medical Center - Valhalla, New York
Medical School Name/Location:
University of Santo Tomas College of Medicine & Surgery - Manila, Philippines
Language Fluency:
English, Tagalog, Spanish
Fellowship Name/Location:
Pediatric Emergency: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 
Rochester, New York
Recognition & Awards:
Faculty Award given by Driscoll Children’s Hospital in appreciation for service and dedication to the DCH residency program

Recipient of Presidential Award from Filipino-American Association of Greater Eastern Kentucky for outstanding service as treasurer

Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award presented by the medical students of the University of Rochester Medical School, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Strong Memorial Hospital

Recipient of Kazi Uzair, MD, award (for the care and commitment to children) given by the Pediatric House Staff of New York Medical College, Westchester County Medical Center

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