Gustavo Charria-Ortiz, MD
CHRISTUS Children's

Gustavo Charria-Ortiz, MD

Pediatric Neurology, Epilepsy

Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
4.9/5 Read Reviews


Gustavo A. Charria-Ortiz, MD, leads the Pediatric Epilepsy Clinic at CHRISTUS Children’s. He is a native of Colombia, South America. After travelling extensively between Colombia and the U.S., he decided to settle down in San Antonio to raise his family.

His primary focus is the study, evaluation and treatment of children with epilepsy, although he also has extensive experience in the fields of neurogenetics and neurometabolic disorders. In addition, he also serves as an inpatient general neurologist and cares for a wide variety of neurological and developmental disorders in children in the hospital as well as outpatient in the clinics.

His hobbies include philosophy of the mind and Latin American music.

Hospital Affiliations
CHRISTUS Children's


Patient Ratings & Reviews

  • Provider explained things in an understandable way 4.9
  • Provider listened carefully 5
  • Provider courtesy and respect 4.8
  • Provider overall care rating 5
  • Provider time spent with patient 4.9

Education & Certifications

  • Education


    Del Valley University, Cali, Colombia

  • Education


    General Pediatrics: Maimonides Medical Center

  • Education


    Neurometabolic Disorders: National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland Clinical Neurophysiology: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, Miami, Florida Pediatric Epilepsy: Stanford University, Stanford, California

  • Certificate

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology, Pediatric Epilepsy