Ritika Dewan is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at The Center for Children and Women – Southwest. She completed her nursing school education at the University of Texas Medical Branch – Galveston, and a Master’s degree in pediatric primary care at Texas Tech Health Science Center. As an RN, she worked in the pediatric ER and now moonlights at Texas Children’s Hospital Urgent Care as an PNP. As a former Texas Children’s Hospital patient herself, Ritika understands the importance of continuum of care and getting to know her patients. She believes both her personal and professional experiences allow her to relate to both the child and their families alike. Her unique platform enables her to empower her patients and cultivate positive healthcare choices.