About Us

PEDIATRIC PULMONARY SERVICES offers top rated professional respiratory care for infants, children and adolescents up to 19 years of age.

> Larry Tremper, D.O. has made an impact on the southwest region since 1980, initially as an Army Pediatrician at William Beaumont Army Medical Center and now as the only Board Certified Pediatric Pulmonologist in private practice in El Paso, Texas. He graduated from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1980. Dr. Tremper became a Fellow of The American Board of Pediatrics in May 1985, continued on with specialty training for his Fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonary at the University of California in San Diego and is board certified in Pediatric Pulmonology since July 1989.

With hospital privileges at The Hospitals of Providence, Las Palmas Hospital and El Paso Children’s Hospital, Dr. Tremper manages his patients and those referred by other physicians throughout their hospitalization, including intensive care and ventilator support (if needed) and out-patient follow-up during exacerbation of disease.

> Price Lawhon, M.S., PA-C is an experienced Physician Assistant coming to our practice in September, 2015 from William Beaumont Department of Pediatrics at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas.  He received his B.S. from Stanford University and M.S. from New Mexico State University, both in the biological sciences.  He then moved to Chicago to obtain his Physician Assistant degree from Cook County Hospital in 2003.  He began his career in Family Practice with the Sisters of Charity working at La Clinica Guadalupana in Horizon City, TX until 2008. Price also worked in general pediatrics for Dr. Carlos Gutierrez in 2008 and 2009.  He is from Silver City, New Mexico but has put down roots in El Paso for more than 15 years.

Practice Team:

Elaine Tremper, Administrator

Kathleen Kelley, Practice Manager

Dawn Duncan, Billing Manager

Rosalia Gonzalez, Certified Medical Assistant

Marisol Castaneda, Medical Assistant

Jasmin Monarez, Medical Assistant

Gabriel R. Ortiz, MPAS, PA- C

Karina R. Amaro, Medical Assistant

Veronica Fierro, Medical Assistant

Norma A. Gallegos, Medical Assistant

All staff and Price Lawhon are bilingual (English/Spanish)

  • Pediatric Pulmonary Services

    1201 E Schuster 5B
    El Paso, TX 79902


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    Primary Phone Number: 915-544-3229

    Mon: 8:30AM-5:00PM
    Tue: 8:30AM-5:00PM
    Wed: 8:30AM-3:00PM
    Thu: 8:30AM-5:00PM
    Fri: 8:30AM-3:00PM
    Sat: Closed
    Sun: Closed