Texas Children’s Pediatrics Further Expands Services to Families in Austin


HOUSTON (Dec. 13, 2022) — Hill Country Pediatrics has joined Texas Children’s Pediatrics, as Texas Children’s continues to expand its care for families across the greater Austin and Central Texas areas.

The practice’s physicians, Dr. Elizabeth Bartlett, Dr. Natalie Tarrant and Dr. Leslie Wells, will continue providing the highest quality care to their patients and families, just as they have for the past 25 years.

“We are proud to partner with Hill Country Pediatrics, who give so much to the Austin community. We are excited to welcome the team, their patients and families they serve to the Texas Children’s family,” said Daniel Gollins, President of Texas Children’s Pediatrics and Texas Children’s Urgent Care.

Texas Children’s Pediatrics Hill Country Pediatrics comprehensive services will remain as follows:

  • Well-child care
  • Immunizations
  • Sick care
  • School and sports physicals
  • Specialists referrals
  • Health screenings

With this transition, patients will still enjoy the feel of a small physician practice, while also having access to additional benefits and resources, including:

  • A new web portal, which will allow patients to access their children’s electronic medical records, including immunization records, as well as online appointment scheduling and nurse/physician messaging. 
  • Options for additional insurance plans that are not currently contracted.

Texas Children’s Pediatrics now operates 18 pediatric practices in the greater Austin area, along with Texas Children’s Specialty Care on N. Mopac Expressway and Texas Children’s Urgent Care Westgate on S. Lamar Blvd. Spring 2024 will mark the opening of Texas Children’s Hospital North Austin Campus, which will offer pediatric care and women’s health services all in one convenient location. 

Learn more about Texas Children’s Pediatrics Hill Country Pediatrics and Texas Children’s Hospital.

About Texas Children’s Hospital

Texas Children’s Hospital, a not-for-profit health care organization, is committed to creating a healthier future for children and women throughout the global community by leading in patient care, education and research. Consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation, Texas Children’s has garnered widespread recognition for its expertise and breakthroughs in pediatric and women’s health. The hospital includes the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute; the Feigin Tower for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. The organization also created Texas Children’s Health Plan, the nation’s first HMO for children; has the largest pediatric primary care network in the country, Texas Children’s Pediatrics; Texas Children’s Urgent Care clinics that specialize in after-hours care tailored specifically for children; and a global health program that’s channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. For more information, go to www.texaschildrens.org. Get the latest news by visiting the online newsroom and Twitter at twitter.com/texaschildrens.