Meet Our Team
Our expert team of medical providers
Ernesto A. Nuñez-Muniz, MD & CEO
Ernesto Nuñez, M.D. is a board-certified pediatrician. He is a member and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Nuñez grew up in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic where he attended INTEC Medical School. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at Elmhurst Hospital in Queens, New York associated with the Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Dr. Nuñez has privileges with the Children’s Medical Center of Dallas. He divides his time between seeing patients and managing the clinics to ensure that we provide our staff and our patient with the best in technology and medical testing.
Dr. Nuñez has been a Pediatrician in Texas for over 20 years. He opened his first practice in Mesquite in 2000 as a solo practitioner. Since then, he has been joined by a group of talented healthcare providers.
Dr. Mariel Silva is a Board Certified Pediatrician and fellow of the Academy of Pediatrics. She joined Pediatric Clinic of Mesquite in 2010.
Born in DR in 1966, grew up in PR until I was 18 years old. Moved to Texas in 1985, graduated from UT Southwestern PA School in 1994.
Dr. Khalid Syed is a Board Certified Pediatrician who received his M.Sc. in Genetics from University of Karachi,
Dr. Veronica Forsythe is a native from Nicaragua, who earned her medical degree at the Universidad de Panama in Panama.
Audrey was born and raised in Eagle Pass, TX, a small border town. She received her undergraduate education
Dr. Sheila M. Capre-Franceschi is a Board Certified Pediatrician, fellow of the Academy of Pediatrics
Dr. Airall-Ryan graduated from St Georges University School of Medicine in 2005
Yesenia Sigala-Garcia received her Master of Science degree in Nursing from Texas Woman’s University
Tania Diaz, M.D. is a board-certified pediatrician. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics
Dr. Betzi Teran was born in Bolivia, where she received her medical degree at the Universidad Privada Del Valle in 2003.
Lilliam Ivette Garcia Cortes, M.D., is a Board Certified Pediatrician. She received her medical training at the University of Puerto Rico
Patrick Tarango was born and raised in El Paso Texas but left home to earn a Bachelor of Arts in Biology
Katherine Nickell was born and raised in the Dallas area. She completed her Bachelor’s degree with honors at the University of Dallas
Doctor Martin Gomez joined our Pediatric clinic team in October of 2010. He finished his Medical School at Universidad del Valle, Cali
Joshua Langhorne is originally from the DFW area. He received his bachelor’s degree in Biology and Philosophy-Psychology-Neuroscience
Stephanie Allen was born and raised in El Paso, TX where she received her Master of Science degree in the University of Texas at El Paso
Dr. Andrade is a board-certified pediatrician who obtained her medical degree in 2001 from the University Pontificia Javeriana (Bogota, Colombia)