Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy

Pediatrics
San Antonio, TX
38 years experience female

Locations

Office

San Antonio, TX

Address

2829 Babcock Road, Suite 438, San Antonio, TX
Directions

About

Bio

A mother of 3, Dr. Ruíz-Healy completed her Pediatric Residency in 1986 At the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where she is currently a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics. She also trained in Child Psychiatry at Austin State Hospital. She has been in Private Practice for almost 20 years. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics as well as Certified by the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine, She believes in an Integrative approach to care and continues to pursue knowledge in diverse areas of Medicine.

Specialties
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Pediatrics

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Holistic Medicine, Board Certified

Pediatrics, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience Pediatrics
Go to the ER Now!: A child that has problems with gait, is obviously in pain and has an unexplained growth needs to be seen. Now. It could be a number of things.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience Pediatrics
See your Pedi: i would have your Pedi or FP take a look first. I would not put anything in the ear, more so with PE tubes. If your ENT is not avilable, find who is i ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Josephine Ruiz-healy
38 years experience Pediatrics
2011: If your dates are correct, 2011? December? They as a couple need to consult a Gynecologist very prompty.

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Sep 22, 2013
Dr. Ruiz-Healy provides thoughtful, helpful, and insightful answers that help all users of this site!
Apr 7, 2013
Answers patient's questions in a timely manner. Very knowledgeable!
Apr 7, 2013
Answers patient's questions in a timely manner. Very knowledgeable!
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Thank you! She gets about 18 oz of milk a day and no yogurt or cheese. If she does get yogurt (usually Chobani kids for the probiotics) for lunch we take out a cup of milk. She does get applesauce at ...Read More
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Trust the patients who post questions. I am under the care of a Nurologist, live in a sophosocated city with excellent doctors. How about answering the question the patients ask. Patronizing a patient...Read More
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she sleels in her own room and always have. she is waking up screaming almost every hour. this is something new. she has not fed at night for many months she is off formula and have been for about a m...Read More

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Anahuac School of Medicine, Mexico
Graduated 1982MD

Residency

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Awards

Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Affiliations

UTHSC-San Antonio
Southwest Texas Methodist Hospital, San Antonio, TX
Baptist hospital

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