Pediatrician - Victoria
4304 N. Laurent St.
Victoria, TX 77901
(361) 573-4313 CDC COVID-19 Info


At Children's Center of Victoria, 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, NPs, and nurses 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 important to us as it is to you. We look forward to providing you with excellent pediatric care in the Victoria and surrounding areas.

Yogesh C. Dhlngra , MD, P.A., F.A.A.P

Dr. Dhingra has been practicing pediatric medicine in Victoria, TX for over 35 years. He received his M.D. from Medical College in Rohtak, India. He then continued his pediatric training in Chicago, IL, where he pursued a one year internship at the South Chicago Community Hospital. He completed his residency at Driscoll Foundation Children’s Hospital in Corpus Christi, TX.

Dr. Dhingra is an active member of the medical society and has held many leadership roles in the past:

  • Chief of Pediatrics at Citizens Memorial Hospital
  • Chief of Pediatrics at DeTar Hospital
  • President of Victoria County Medical Society
  • President of Health First of Texas
  • President of the Texas chapter of Indo-American Society


  • Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Pediatric Society
  • Pan American Allergy Society

Antonio (Tony) Braga , M.D., F.A.A.P

Dr. Braga has been practicing pediatric medicine for over 18 years. He received his M.D. degree from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York and graduated in the top 15%. He completed his pediatric internship and residency at Albany Medical Center. He was elected to the National Medical Honor Society, Alpha Omega Alpha in 2001. He is board certified in Pediatrics.


  • Chief of Pediatrics at DeTar Hospital

Dr Braga is affiliated with:

  • DeTar: Women’s and Children Hospital
  • Citizens Hospital
  • Driscoll Children’s Hospital Quick Care

Dr. Braga is a member of several medical societies:

  • American Association of Pediatrics
  • Texas Pediatric Society
  • Texas Medical Association
  • National Medical Honor Society

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