Cristina S. Halk MD

Cristina S. Halk, MD

  • Specialty:  Pediatrics
  • Bio

    Dr. Cristina Shelton Halk specializes in Pediatrics at Children’s Pediatrics. After earning her medical degree from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, Louisiana, Dr. Halk completed residency at Baylor College of Medicine within Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas.

    Dr. Halk chose to practice primary care pediatrics because, “I enjoy partnering with kids, their families, and their communities to ensure children lead healthy lives. I am passionate about early invention services, educating patients and families on preventative medicine and environmental safety, and using the highest quality medical evidence in combination with the unique needs of a child to guide medical decision making. I feel incredibly grateful for the opportunity to be a part of Children’s Hospital of New Orleans and to serve the community of St. Tammany Parish and look forward to being a part of children’s lives from birth to adulthood.”

    Dr. Halk also sees patients at Children’s Pediatrics - Mandeville, located at 4880 Hwy 22, Mandeville LA 70471. To schedule an appointment in Mandeville, call 985.845.8894.