Antonia Hernandez, MD

Family Medicine

Photo of Antonia Hernandez


Sesame Family Clinic
707 W Sesame Dr.
Harlingen, TX 78550
Phone: (956) 423-8042
Fax: (956) 423-2907

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.8 out of 5
56 Ratings


  • Residency: Family Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch

About The Provider

Dr. Hernandez is a Family Medicine physician with eight years of experience. She treats patients of all ages with evidence based medical practices.

Dr. Hernandez focuses on an integrative approach to the care of pediatric, adult and geriatric patient populations. Prior to joining Valley Baptist Physician Network, her practice focused on the underserved population and rural setting. She is fluent in medical and conversational Spanish.

Philosophy of Care

“I recognize the importance of a strong physician-patient relationship and strive to build such a bond with each patient. I emphasize a team approach to patient care to accomplish shared goals, and I individualize each patient care plan to fit their individual needs. I practice with a strong belief in striving for excellence regardless of limitations while also understanding the unique challenges faced by each patient. I help patients overcome obstacles to optimize their overall health outcomes with the goal of reducing the risk of future adverse health problems.”

Special Interests

  • Well visits and Immunizations
  • Physicals – work, school, sports
  • Women’s well visits – excluding obstetrics care
  • Sick visits
  • Pain management
  • Minor injuries
  • Chronic conditions – diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, COPD, asthma and more
  • Skin conditions and wound care

Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
Provider showed concern
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
CP spoke using clear language
Provider explained things clearly
Provider included you in decisions
Patients' confidence in CP
Likelihood of recommending this provider


Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
Feb 4, 2020
*Dr. Hernandez was very kind and explained everything I needed to know.
Feb 4, 2020
I have already recommended this clinic to my friends.
Jan 20, 2020
Jan 20, 2020
recommended my son
Oct 22, 2019
Personnel are friendly and courteous.
Oct 22, 2019
Prompt and friendly service.