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John Loyd, MD, MPH

Appointments: 1-512-324-0040
Dell Med Directory Bio: John Loyd, MD


The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, MD

University of Illinois at Chicago, MPH, Epidemiology


Residency, Pediatrics, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Fellowship, Neonatology, Northwestern University

John Loyd, MD, MPH, is a board-certified neonatologist in the Comprehensive Fetal Care Center, a clinical partnership between Dell Children’s Medical Center and UT Health Austin. He specializes in coordinating fetal-to-neonatal care for complex fetal conditions. Additionally, Dr. Loyd is an assistance professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Pediatrics.

Dr. Loyd earned his medical degree from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and his master’s degree in public health with a focus in epidemiology from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He completed a residency in pediatrics at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center and a fellowship in neonatology at Northwestern University.

Dr. Loyd serves as the Chief of the Division of Neonatology for Dell Children’s Hospital. His clinical career is dedicated to the medical care of infants with complicated medical and surgical issues and advancing the care of infants across the state through participation and leadership in statewide quality collaboratives, such as the Texas Collaborative for Mothers and Babies and the Regional Advisory Council (RAC) Perinatal Care Region (PCR) Alliance. He supports the Department of State Health Services’ neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) verification efforts by serving as a unit surveyor with the American Academy of Pediatrics NICU verification program. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, of which he is also an active participant of the Section on Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, serving as his region’s representative to the executive committee.

Dr. Loyd is a neonatologist with Dell Children's Medical Center.

Board Certification

  • The American Board of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


  • Comprehensive Fetal Care Center
    Dell Children's Specialty Pavilion
    4910 Mueller Blvd.
    Austin, TX 78723
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