Dr. Krista Vizuete joined Southwest Children’s Center in 2015. She grew up in Lubbock, Tx and earned her undergraduate degree in Biology from The University of Texas at Austin in 2008. She received her medical degree from the UT Health Science Center at San Antonio in 2012. During her time at the UTHSCSA, she served as a Mentor in Medicine Leader and spent time volunteering at the SAMM Shelter and Alpha Home. She then went on to complete her pediatric residency at the UTHSCSA Department of Pediatrics. During her residency in San Antonio, Dr. Vizuete was awarded the ‘Best First Year Resident’ by the faculty and co-residents and remained an active participant in her program throughout her training.
Dr. Vizuete and her husband, John Vizuete, MD, have made San Antonio their home. Together, they enjoy traveling, food and wine, exercising, tennis and staying involved with their church community. Most of their free time now though, is spent with their first son, Jack.