As your pediatrician, our team will always be there for you and your children. We’re here to make a difference, so you can always trust that we’ll put you and your child above all else.
At Docs 4 Kids Pediatrics, we know that your child is truly special. That’s why we take extra care to treat everyone that walks through our doors with love, respect, and kindness. Under the leadership of Dr. Humberto Rivas, MD, we pride ourselves on providing specialized and experienced care to all of our patients. There’s nothing that we’re more passionate about than maintaining the standard of excellence that we’re known for by giving your children advanced treatments and unconditional support.
Dr. Rivas is a pediatric physician. He completed his internship and pediatric residency at Rutgers University Hospital/Children's Hospital of NJ in 1992. He practiced initially in Austin, TX where he resided for 13 years before moving to Gonzales with his family in 2006. He has extensive experience in the care of complicated and healthy newborns as well as hospital and ambulatory care of children and adolescents up to the age of 21 years old. Beyond taking care of the whole spectrum of pediatrics he has special interests in Dermatology, Asthma/Allergies, Infectous Diseases and critically ill newborns and infants.
It is important for all children ages 0-18 to receive an annual physical to ensure they are growing and developing properly. We make sure that your child's well-being is safeguarded by checking their vision, hearing and physical development as he or she grows from childhood into adolescence. We provide preventive physical exams, immunizations, and address onset illnesses and injuries, as well as on-going primary care needs.
We offer diagnostics for many acute symptoms such as ear infections, strep throat, flu, colds, and many other illnesses.
Dr. Rivas is a fully committed Pediatric Specialist that has a wealth of experience working with babies, children and young adults. He has been practicing for 26 years and has extensive experience in the care of healthy and critically ill newborns, premature infants and children. He is a pediatrician with special interests in asthma, allergies, infectious diseases, dermatology, preventive medicine and hospital care.
Monday - Friday
8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Closed For Lunch 12:00 -1:30 pm
We Stay Open Until 6:00 pm
We want to be available to
your children when they
need us the most.
We offer a walk-in clinic
8:30am to 11:30am
We also offer same day appointments
Our office prides itself in seeing every patient and not closing until everyone has been taken care of for the day.
At our office you will never be turned away or not given an appointment because we
are "too busy" or our
schedule is "too full".
Dr. Rivas wants you to know that if your child feels sick and you consider it important that we see him/her the same day we will.
As your Pediatrician, he will be there for you.