As a parent, nothing is more important than a child's health and well being—it’s a focus of parenting. Our pediatric primary care doctors and specialists feel the same way and have the same focus. Pediatricians, family medicine physicians and other specialists at UTMB have the experience, training, compassion and special skills to meet the changing needs of children, at all ages. Your family’s pediatric primary care provider (sometimes called a "PCP") is typically your child’s principal health contact and source for ongoing care. He or she coordinates other specialty care your child may need, and works alongside you to foster good health as your child grows and develops.