The Care You Deserve
Hector X. Samaniego, Jr., M.D.
Dr. Samaniego was born in Texas to a physician, the late Hector X. Samaniego, Sr., MD. His father practiced medicine for over 40 years in San Antonio in Family Practice, Family Medicine Doctor & Psychiatrist and Obstetrics/Gynecology. He was a Bexar County Medical Examiner for many years.
Dr. Samaniego, Jr. (Dr. Sam) attended Texas Military Institute and was pre-med at St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Texas. He attended Medical School at the University of Southern California/UTESA and graduated in 1984.
Dr. Samaniego completed his first residency in Family Medicine at the New Jersey College of Medicine at St. Mary’s Hospital in Hoboken, NJ. He immediately started a second residency training in Adult Psychiatry at Columbia University, St. Luke’s Hospital in New York City, and specialized with a fellowship in child/adolescent psychiatry here in San Antonio at UTHSC. He has practiced for over 30 years here in San Antonio, gaining the respect of another generation of physicians in the process.
Hector and Gladys Samaniego are members of various civic and charitable organizations and are renowned for their generosity and kindness to the community.