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the Knapp Pediatrics Services
US Expressway 83
EXIT
AIRPORT
83
from McAllen
fro
m
ing
Pike Blvd
Level III Trauma Center
83
374
in the Mid Valley
At Knapp Medical Center, we know how important it
is for your child to receive the very best care. Did
you know that Knapp Medical Center Is the MidValley’s ONLY designated Level III Trauma Center
by the Texas Department of State Health Services to
provide resuscitation, stabilization, assessment and
treatment to injury victims.
From minor injuries and illnesses to life-threatening
emergencies, Knapp Medical Center’s Emergency
Department is equipped to provide efficient,
effective and comprehensive medical care. Patients
have access to our entire award-winning hospital,
including our state-of-the-art pharmacy, imaging
services, cardiac catheterization lab and a medical
staff of more than more than 250 physicians
representing more than 30 specialties.
Knapp also provides an in-house PCR System that
provides fast and accurate laboratory testing,
allowing physicians to quickly begin the appropriate
treatment for pediatric patients.
Knapp Medical Center is the recipient of The Joint
Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for healthcare
quality and safety.
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AIRPORT
1.2 Miles
en
Airport Dr
Bridge Ave
Texas Blvd
N
Weslaco
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1401 E. 8th Street, Weslaco
6th Street
8th Street
RIGHT ON 8TH
Medical Arts
Knapp Surgery Center
Medical
Plaza
Outpatient
Center
Conference
Center
Main
Entrance
Emergency
Room
1401 E. Eighth Street, Weslaco, TX 78596
(956) 968-8567
www.KNAPPMED.org
Follow Knapp Medical Center on:
1401 E. Eighth Street, Weslaco, TX 78596
(956) 968-8567
www.KNAPPMED.org
Knapp Medical Center provides
exceptional pediatric care in a
kid-friendly “Under the Sea”
environment.
The Pediatric Unit at
Knapp Medical Center
Car Seat Distribution and
Education Program
At Knapp Medical Center, we realize that a visit to
the hospital is stressful for a child, as well as for the
parents. That’s why our skilled and caring professionals
work hard to make your child’s stay as comfortable as
possible. Knapp offers a family-friendly environment for
infants, children and young adults to receive exceptional
comprehensive medical care.
Knapp Medical Center is
pleased to offer the Safe
Riders Child Safety Seat
Distribution and Education
Program. The program
provides low income families
in our community with a
FREE car seat and unlimited
child passenger safety (CPS)
education.
Did you know that Knapp’s Pediatric Unit provides...
All private patient rooms
A state-of-the-art security system
An “Under the Sea” theme to help create a fun,
healing environment and speed the healing process
Overnight privileges for one adult family member
(caregiver)
A playroom equipped with toys and games for
children of all ages
TVs in every room and free wireless internet access
From emergency care to inpatient care, our pediatric
staff, facilities and services are all oriented toward
meeting the unique needs of children. For more
information about the pediatric unit at Knapp,
visit www.KnappMed.org.
Who is the Program for?
The program is open to low-income English or Spanish
speaking families who have, or are expecting, a child.
Program Requirements
Someone in the household must have a vehicle and a
working safety belt.
Families must attend a one‐hour class to learn how
to use the car seat correctly. Classes will be held on the
second Tuesday and fourth Thursday of the month
from 5:30PM to 6:30PM.
Parents must pre-register for class. Call 800-252-8255 to
register for the Safe Rider Course.
Pediatricians
Olga Gomez, M.D.
910 E. Eighth St., Ste. 3
Weslaco
(956) 969-1313
Catarina Posada, M.D.
2004 Expressway 83,
Weslaco
(956) 968-3202
Segundo Lizardo, M.D.
208 Starr St.,
Mercedes
(956) 514-1643
Weslaco Pediatrics
Felipe Avila, M.D.
1408 E. Eighth St.,
Weslaco
968-0103
100 N. Texas, Ste. B,
Mercedes
(956) 565-0900
Mid Valley Pediatrics
Wilfredo Aviles, M.D.
Mario Escalante, M.D.
1313 E. Sixth St.
Weslaco
(956) 968-3111
Mid Valley Pediatrics
& Allergy Center
Umesh Pathak, M.D.
Reganti Reddy, M.D.
Jeanne Wiegand, M.D.
1010 S. Airport,
Weslaco
(956) 969-2609
Knapp Medical
Center Emergency
Department
(956) 969-5300
All pediatricians are independent professional
practitioners.

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