1. Doctor Ivonne Sahagun-Carreon MD FAAP. COVID-19 preparedness

    COVID-19 preparedness RIVER VALLEY PEDIATRICS What should you do to stay safe this season? 1. Please do not panic. Be prepared with about two weeks’ worth of groceries and medicines in case you have to stay home, but do NOT hoard essential items. Use the curbside services if you can, or use drive-through services at stores and pharmacies. We’re all in this together. Please do NOT stock up on face masks and sanitizers- there is a severe shorta…Read More

  2. Office Closure

    Due to predictions of inclement weather, our office will be closed Tuesday, January 16th. Weather permit, we will be back on Wednesday. Please call our answering service after-hours if you need assistance, and call your pharmacist if emergency medication refills are needed. We are sorry for the inconvenience. Stay safe everyone!…Read More

  3. Your Friendly Neighborhood Pediatrician vs Urgent Care

    Your child is sick and it's after-hours. Your child isn't hemorrhaging anywhere and there are no bones sticking out of his skin. He may have a fever, or a nasty cough, or may have a strange rash that you have never seen before. Is your first instinct to make a mental note to call your pediatrician in the morning, or do you have the urge to drop everything and rush to your closest 24 hour Urgent Care clinic? Stop! Think. Let's go over this careful…Read More

  4. In the Path of Harvey

    The events of the past few days have proven to be heart-wrenching. The near total decimation of Rockport, TX; the extensive damage to Corpus Christi, Cuero, Victoria and neighboring towns, the isolated floods and property damage in Seguin, Luling, New Braunfels and San Antonio… and now the catastrophic ongoing floods in our hometown of Houston…. This is all very humbling. We pray for all our families, friends and strangers. We pray for our fi…Read More

  5. This Week at RVP- Stay Safe!

    Because of recent weather events, River Valley Pediatrics will be closed on Monday, August 28th. At this point, we will be taking precautions to keep our employees and our patients safe. We apologize for any inconvenience this might cause you. As of right now, Seguin ISD, Navarro ISD, Marion ISD and New Braunfels ISD have canceled classes for tomorrow. Comal ISD is still on for a Tuesday first day of school, although this might change. Guadalupe,…Read More