Serving the Rio Grande Valley

Elsa Childrens Clinic wants to thank you for your continued support.
We will continue to provide the highest quality service for your loved ones.

Meet the Team!

Dr. Omar J. Peña Lopez M.D., P.A.


Dr. Omar J. Pena Lopez, M.D. completed his residency in Pediatrics at Lincoln Hospital in Bronx, New York, where he was selected Resident of the Year in 2007. Dr. Omar J. Pena graduated from Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, where he completed his Doctor in Medicine Degree with Cum Laude Honors. He is currently an active member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

He is ready to provide you the highest standard of care for your children from new born to 18 years old at Elsa Children's Clinic.


Iris E. Garcia APRN, PNP

Iris graduated from KMMH School of Vocational Nursing, obtaining her LVN status in 1984 and then from Pan American University in 1986 with her RN license. She worked at Edinburg General Hospital on the surgical floor for over a year. In 1987 she worked with the Hidalgo County Health Department for the next 7 years, her first year as a rotating staff nurse. Her second year she was at Elsa Health Department as a Supervisor. In 1991 she went to Texas Womens University and graduated as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.

In 1993, Iris was the first woman to start her very own clinic called Iris's Well Child Physical for 18 years. She then relocated to Mission for 2.5 years, but has returned to the beloved city of Elsa working at Elsa Children's Clinic.