Stephen W. Ponder, MD, FAAP, CDE

Pediatric Endocrinologist
Baylor Scott & White Health

Program Director, Pediatrics

Pediatric Endocrinology

Patient Care Emphasis
Diabetes, Telehealth, Growth, Thyroid, Adrenal, Pubertal Disorders

Board Certification
  • Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Endocrinology

  • Baylor Scott & White Appointment
    November 26, 2012

  • University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, Galveston, TX, 1980-1984

  • Specialty Training
  • Certified Diabetes Educator, 1989-2021
  • Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, Galveston, TX, 1987-1989
  • Pediatrics Residency, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 1984-1987

  • Faculty Rank - Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

    Publications and Research
  • Toscos TR, PONDER SW, Anderson BJ, Davidson MB, Lee ML, Montemayor-Gonzalez E, Reyes P, Link EM, McMahon KL. Integrating an Automated Diabetes Management System Into the Family Management of Children With Type 1 Diabetes. Diabetes Care 35:498-502, 2012.

  • Awards and Honors
  • "Super Doctor," Texas Monthly, 2013-2017
  • Third longest termed MD Certified Diabetes Instructor in the United States
  • Texas Diabetes Educator of the Year Award, 2017
  • AADE Diabetes Educator of the Year Award, 2017
  • AADE Innovative Use of Media and Technology Award, 2016

  • Languages Spoken


    Baylor Scott & White McLane Children's Medical Center
    1901 SW HK Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502
    McLane Children's Scott & White Clinic - Temple
    1901 SW HK Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502
    Scott & White Clinic - Round Rock 425 University
    425 University Blvd
    Round Rock, TX 78665