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Monica D.  Relvas MD

Monica D. Relvas, MD

Primary Specialties
  • Pediatric Critical Care
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Covenant Children's Hospital
  • Covenant Health Partners
  • Covenant Medical Group

4000 24th St.
Lubbock, TX 79410
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Phone (806) 725-4425

  • Office Information

    Primary Office

    Address
    4000 24th St.
    Lubbock, TX 79410
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    Phone
    (806) 725-4425

    Fax
    (806) 723-7347

    Secondary Office

    Address
    11180 Warner Ave., Suite 271
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  • About

    Physician Bio

    Dr. Monica Relvas pr actices as a P ediatric Intensivist and joined the
    staff of Covenant Children’s Hospital in November of 2009. She has
    served as an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and the Fellowship Director
    of Pediatric Critical Care Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University
    in Richmond, VA. She has also pr acticed pediatric critical care medicine
    at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, NJ. Dr. Relvas’ primary
    clinical interests are shock, trauma, ARDS, sepsis, cardiac intensive
    care and ECMO all in the pediatric population.


    Dr. Relvas has completed two fellowships: V ascular Surgery, at the University
    of Sao Paulo, Brazil and Pediatric Critical Care at Schneider Children’s
    Hospital, in New Hyde Park, NY. She has published research on the use
    of dornase-alpha in pediatric ventilated patients with atelectasis; The
    effect of Terbutaline drip on cardiac enzyme elevation in children with
    status asthmaticus and Prone positioning and ARDS in the pediatric population.


    Dr. Relvas completed medical school at the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil.
    She has received the Presidential Citation for Significant Contributions
    to the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the House staff Teaching Award.


    She is also a member of the American Academy of Critical Care Medicine.
    Dr.Relvas is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in Gener al
    Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care. She is also certified by the American
    Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists.