Certified Pediatrician Nurse Practitioner

Shannon Bartell, RN, CPNP

Providing The Best Pediatric Treatment Available

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Cum Laude 12/2007
  • Master of Science, Nursing 05/2012
  • Certification, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner 08/2012
  • Additional Experience: Pediatric Intensive Care RN, Christus Santa Rosa Children’s Hospital, San Antonio, TX 01/2008-08/2012
Extraordinary Care For Your Child Since 2013


Our Mission

Providing The Best Pediatric Treatment Available

Our practice is working together to build life-long relationships with our staff and our patients by consistently providing our patients with compassion, excellence, and value. To fulfill this mission, we are committed to:

  • Improving the lives of the children we serve by providing quality care in a child-centered environment.
  • Listening to our young patients and their families who we are privileged to serve.
  • Guiding our patients along a path to optimal health and wellness.
  • Continually pursuing excellence at all levels through continuing education.

At Helotes Pediatrics, we consider it both a great joy and responsibility to care for children. Most of us are parents ourselves, so we strive to be understanding and available to the families we are privileged to serve. We are honored that you have chosen us as your child’s primary medical provider and are confident that you will be pleased with the quality of care and service that we can provide you and your family.

A vital part of our service to children begins with our outstanding staff who works hard to manage and maintain a professional, caring and supportive environment for our patients in a timely manner. Our doctors are lifelong learners. Not only have they received advanced medical training in pediatrics, they continually pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest in child health care.

Your child’s health is as important to us as it is to you. We look forward to providing you with excellent medical care your child deserves.

Our Doctors

Meet our skilled practitioners at Helotes Pediatrics. Our doctors are supported by our friendly, nurturing staff.


Dr. Wendy Gideon



Dr. Sarah Liss


Dr Karen Ryan-Philpott Pediatrician San Antonio Texas

Dr. Karen Ryan-Philpott



Shannon Bartell

Certified Pediatrician NP