About Us

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John R. Porter, MD, PA

Dr. John Porter was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. He attended Colorado State University and graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology. Dr. Porter obtained his Medical Degree from The University of Texas Medical School at Houston with additional research in infectious diseases. He completed his pediatric residency at Children's Medical Center of Dallas and then served as Chief Resident while doing additional research in infectious diseases. Dr. John Porter is board certified in Pediatrics and exceeds all requirements for continuing medical education. He truly loves the practice of pediatrics and spending quality time with each patient in order to develop a personal relationship and to ensure an accurate diagnosis. Dr. Porter and his wife Cindy, live north of the Dallas area where he enjoys working outdoors on their property. They have two daughters, and the first grandbaby is on it's way.

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Laura Galloway, MD

Dr. Laura Galloway joined our practice in 2012. She attended the University of Dallas and graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Galloway completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Medical Center Dallas and then continued at Children's in their emergency department prior to joining our practice. Dr. Laura Galloway is board certified in Pediatrics and has a special interest in breastfeeding medicine. Dr. Galloway and her husband Greg live in Parker with their four children. When not at the office, she enjoys homeschooling her children and believes in the importance of gentle, respectful parenting. She loves gardening and spending time outside with her children, cooking plant-based meals, and reading great books!

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