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The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Welcomes New OB-in-Chief

Dr. Peter Nielsen joins The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio medical leadership team as Obstetrician-in-Chief. The appointment of Dr. Nielsen aligns with the Hospital’s goal to establish a world-class children’s hospital with a strong maternal-fetal medicine program. Dr. Nielsen was selected after an extensive, national search and chosen based on...

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Announces Expansion in Northwest San Antonio

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio is expanding its services into Northwest San Antonio with the planned opening of a multispecialty clinic for children in the Shops at La Cantera. “This expansion is another milestone in the Hospital’s journey to become a world-class children’s hospital and further solidifies our commitment...

Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Launches Online Patient Portal

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio launched its patient portal, an online tool that gives parents access to their child’s health records online, through the website www.YourCHRISTUS.org. YourCHRISTUS is in addition to the outpatient portal which many parents have embraced and engaged for several years now. YourCHRISTUS is an...

Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Opens New Research Center at Downtown Campus

The Max and Minnie Tomerlin Voelcker Clinical Research Center officially opened today thanks to more than a half-a-million-dollar grant that funded renovations, major equipment purchases and a dedicated team of researchers at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio. The Research Center is the first of its kind in the area...

Children’s Hospital of San Antonio Opens Medical and Surgical Units

Grape and tangerine walls greeted the first children who entered the newest patient floors opening this week at The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio. The color scheme for the 10th features luminous orange accents, while the 11th floor is vibrant purple. Bright colors have been incorporated throughout the Hospital based...

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio has named Dr. Julie La Barba Medical Director for its groundbreaking new program designed to drive healthy eating and tackle childhood obesity in San Antonio

The Children’s Hospital of San Antonio has named Dr. Julie La Barba Medical Director for its groundbreaking new program designed to drive healthy eating and tackle childhood obesity in San Antonio. The program, known as CHEF which stands for Culinary Health Education for Families, is funded by a generous grant...