Ying-Ying Wood, MD, M.S. Ac.
MD Kids Pediatrics Clinica de Niños


Dr. Wood is the founder of Clinica De Niños in Houston, which she formed in 1997.  She received her M.D.

from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and completed her pediatric residency at

University of Texas Medical School at Houston.  She is board certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of

Pediatrics.  In 2015, she is proud to be rated among the top 10% pediatricians in the U.S. based on the

quality of care by the Texas Children’s Health Plan.


Dr. Wood has a special interest in proactive care and wants to help each of her patients have a bright

future.  Being also a board-certified acupuncturist and herbalist, while following the guidance of

evidence-based Western medicine, Dr. Wood utilizes her knowledge in Traditional Chinese Medicine,

when applicable, to assist her caring for her patients.  She hopes in doing so, she can use the best of

both worlds to help her patients.