Celina D. Cepeda, MD
Accepting Blue Cross Blue Shield and Amerigroup patients!
*female patients wanting to see a female doctor
Celina D. Cepeda, MD is a pediatric nephrologist. She provides outpatient care at Children’s Renal Center and inpatient services and consultations at Medical City Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Cepeda received a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree from the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas. While at UIW, she applied and was accepted into the Early Medical School Selection Program at Boston University School of Medicine. After graduating magna cum laude from UIW, she transitioned to BUSM, where she earned her Doctor of Medicine degree. She completed a residency in pediatrics at Charleston Area Medical Center Women and Children’s Hospital affiliated with West Virginia University, Charleston.
During residency, she discovered her passion for the intricate workings of the kidney and continued her education with a pediatric nephrology fellowship at Rady Children’s Hospital affiliated with University of California, San Diego. She joined Children’s Renal Center in November 2016.
In her spare time, Dr. Cepeda enjoys visiting her family in Brownsville and spending time with her dog, Mocha. She also likes weight training, watching live bands, and traveling.
American Board of Pediatrics – Pediatric Nephrology
American Board of Pediatrics – General Pediatrics