Why Southpark Pediatrics is right for your family
We realize that researching and deciding on a pediatrician can be a challenging process. At Southpark Pediatrics we are committed to providing your child with quality care within the context of a friendly, comfortable and clean environment. We encourage a highly interactive approach to the care of your child and therefore appreciate your concerns and feedback. We look forward to seeing you soon!
- Pediatrician with 14 years of experience
- At least 20-30 minutes allotted per patient
- Same day appointments available
- Afternoon slots booked as late as 5:45
- Separate sick and well waiting areas
- Convenient location in South Austin
- Accepting newborns up to college-age students
- Wide variety of insurance plans accepted
Common Pediatric Visits
Meet Our Team
Rita Tripathy M.D.
Dr. Tripathy has been a pediatrician for 14 years. She received her bachelor degree and medical degree from the University of Oklahoma. She completed her pediatrics residency in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She worked at a nonprofit clinic in Tulsa for 8 years prior to relocating to Austin, Texas in 2007. Dr. Tripathy is committed to providing thorough and exceptional care for her patients, and she especially values the development of long-term relationships with her patients and their families. Dr. Tripathy is married to a computer geek. Her hobbies include spending small fortunes at World Market and watching movies at Alamo Drafthouse.
Patti spent much of her childhood in Germany due to her father being in the military. She has lived in Austin for the past 32 years. She obtained her MA training in 1999 at Southern Careers Institute. Patti worked in the pediatrics section of a local nonprofit clinic for 12 years prior to coming to Southpark Pediatrics. During this time she learned a considerable amount of Spanish. Patti has 3 children and 3 grandchildren. Her favorite pastimes include being outdoors and staying up late reading mystery novels.
Jessica was born in Edmond, Oklahoma and is the oldest of 7 children. She has 5 sisters and 1 brother. She graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Bachelor of Science in Fashion Marketing. Jessica moved to Austin with her husband in 2007. She has an extensive background in customer service and sales. She enjoys outdoor activities such as camping and boating. Whenever possible, she and her husband attend Oklahoma State football games. They also enjoy traveling and going to 311 concerts, which is their favorite music band.
Accepted Insurance Plans
- Accountable Health Plan
- Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO/HMO
- Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicaid
- Children with Special Needs Medicaid
- Coventry/First Health
- Galaxy Health PPO
- Health Smart
- Sendero Health Plan
- Traditional Medicaid
- TH Steps Medicaid
- United Healthcare
- United Healthcare Medicaid
Flu season is here! Come see us today for your child’s flu shot. We can vaccinate parents also.
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