Dr. Allan Recto, MD

Dr. Allan Recto, MD

Pediatrics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Allan Recto, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Laredo, TX and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from U Of The East in 1989 and specializes in pediatrics.

6801 McPherson Rd Ste 214

Laredo, TX 78041

Contact Information

(956) 795-8585

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Recto's Experience

Dr. Recto's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Recto "Our goal is to provide comprehensive primary pediatric care for newborns, infants, children and adolescents in a friendly and highly efficient manner.  We will provide care for your child from infancy through late adolescence focusing on child development and preventive medicine. We also evaluate and treat both acute and chronic illness, behavior and development concerns, and injuries common in the pediatric age groups."

1  Specialties

  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

25  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Neonatal Care
  • Physical Examination
  • Sports Physical Examination
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Well Child Examination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • U Of The East
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • St Josephs Chldns Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • St Josephs Chldns Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Recto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Recto's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Recto to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

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Dr. Recto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr.Alan Recto is Avery professional pediatrician, Cares for his patients,he takes his time examining his patients , asks questions ,addresses if any concerns ... Overly pleased with him & wife.. excellent pediatricis
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It's been a pleasure serving you, Veronica. Thank you for your fantastic review!

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I strongly do NOT recommend Dr. Allan Recto. He didn't want to check my child because he said, and I quote his exact words were, "To do the flu shot is very expensive, it's free for you because the government pays for it, but it's expensive." Therefor he did not want to run a test to see if my...more
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Thank you for your feedback. I do apologize for any miscommunication and invite you to contact the office directly should you wish to further discuss your review.

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