Dr. Coldwater is a Board-certified Pediatrician with over 25 years of experience in the Austin pediatric community. She is Austin-born and has lived in the Austin area most of her life. She is a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin where she received a BA in Psychology. She attended The University of Texas Medical School in San Antonio and completed her Pediatric Residency at the Austin Pediatric Education Program. She has extensive experience in the treatment and care of children of all ages, including well child/adolescent care, care of sick children, newborn care, and coordination of specialists for children with complex medical issues. Dr. Coldwater has a special interest in children with asthma, ADHD, and school or behavioral concerns. She has joined the staff of Family Medical Center in August, 2011.
Dr. Coldwater enjoys working with children and their families, educating and empowering children and adolescents to stay healthy. Taking care of families as they grow and develop is a special joy for her.
Dr. Coldwater’s other interests include crocheting colorful blankets for friends, family and donations to Safe Place. She has traveled to Honduras twice on medical mission trips. She enjoys kayaking, rowing, practicing qigong (a form of Tai Chi), and reading. She has two sons pursuing their studies in college, in between snowboarding!