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Dr. Roberto Estrada

Pediatrics
GARLAND, TX
34 years experience male

Locations

Office

GARLAND, TX

Address

401 W. CENTERVILLE RD , STE 1, GARLAND, TX, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 7:00am - 5:00pm
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Fax

972-84-6550972-664-0676972-573-2155

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Aetna

Coventry Health Care

Amerigroup

Cigna

Tricare

Health Care Services Corporation (HCSC)

Private Healthcare Systems, Inc (PHCS)

MultiPlan, Inc

CHAMPUS

Medicaid

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatrics

Languages spoken

Arabic

Doctor Q&A

28 Answers
25 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
STD ?IUD?: Telecommunication pelvic exam blood work ., urine and cultures, : sonogrsm antibiotic perhaps, and a good comprehensive consultation.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
0 to 1 and 1 and up: Heel stick is preferred for new born and infants up to 1 year finger stick for children one year amd older. Consider also premature babies with ver... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
No: Adding salt or sugar may pose danger of dehydration or seizures.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Formula: Formulas mimic breast milk in all categories .they have similar amount of nutrients and minerals, so choose one with 20 calories per once with added e... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Growth charts: she is 85% on CDC growth charts, for BMI 17.1 thats the limit for her age. you should keep her BMI below 85% ideal weight for 5 y and 9 m its 19.5 k... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Not very often: Mastitis is inflammation and infection of the breast tissue. Commonly happen from contamination from own skin, staph or strep are the most common bug... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
2nd hand smoke: It sounds like viral infection and worsen by smoking. Make sure increase fluid intake, use saline drops and vaporization. If you notice increase brea... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Puberty: In girls start with breast enlargement.Then continues with axillary hair, then pubic hair and finally menstruation. Average puberty in usa is around y... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
YES: All automatic organs are regulated by the brain, this (cardiorespiratory centers)are located in the lower part of the brain. Its known as the brain s... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Yes: Asthma is a chronic lung disease with multiples symptoms triggered by viral infections , weather changes and specific allergens like mold , dust, cat... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Diarrhea: Diarrhea also means weight loss and some signs of dehydration(dry diapers , sunken eyes, depressed soft spot) make a food diary , consider also fructo... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Yes: Eating dirt could be a sign of iron deficiency or low iron deposit in his body, this is known as pica a simple blood test help to detect low hemoglob... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
More info: Increased motor activities in one hand could be a sign of neurologic problem like seizure or degenerative disease(parkinson) or a behavior(tic) sym... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Otitis Media: Also consider treatment failure if you have fever or worsening symptoms .For that matter you may neeed a followup visit if not improve by day 5.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Nop: In those cases the hearing loss is irreversible due to damaged neuronal and nerves pathways.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
5-2-1-0: 5 fruits and vegetables all colors , more green than red 2 hours screen time : associate this to more exposure to food ads 1 hour of exercising sta... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Yes: Specifically again neisseria meningitides the most dangerous bacteria although there are other bacterial meningitis , we most likely has immunity ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
How: How often do I need to have an eye exam? How much exercise do I need? And if I have to change my diet.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Introlerance: Milk intolerance is very common occasionally wheat and infection may be associated to ibs food allergies , celiac disease or inflammatory disorders ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
OTHERS TOO: No, meningoccocal is the most lethal , but not the only one other bacterias can cause bacterial meningitis, .
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Retin A (tretinoin) SIDE EFFECT: yes dryness irritation and sometimes flare ups. this symptoms are short lived though . Recommendation: use pea size dose and spread and the gel. if st... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Hydration: First you has to focus on one (1) objective: make you baby drink as much as he or she can use dropper, syringe or anything that help you reach your ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Cough: Remember to hydrate child , that help clear the secretions and phlegm fever cough and chills with difficult breathing are sign of respiratory infectio... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
PREVENTION: Medication on hand , non expired . And avoid triggers. If very active or athletic avoid extreme weather and outdoor when quality air warning are on .... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
NASOPAHARYNS: Nose and pharynx(space etwen maouth and back of the nose.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Bacteria vs sequelae: Most likely bacteria will be kill in the process , but the residual damage may be related to the initial body reaction to contain the infection. That... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Many ways: Known to produce decrease intelligence affect development and behavior cause cardiovascular problem such as heart murmur and congestive failure of ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roberto Estrada
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Labs what symptoms?: Indoor allergy panel to ID fungal culture X rays and lungs function test if respiratory symptoms.

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Estrada is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Estrada is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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May 16, 2013
Exceptional
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She is in stage 3 for pubic hair and breast development that was a month ago. Thank you
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador, Ecuador
Graduated 1988MD

Residency

ELMHURST HOSPITAL CENTER

Affiliations

TEXAS PEDIATRIC SOCIETY
TMA
AMA
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