Meet The Children's Clinic Pediatric Team

At Bayshore Pediatrics / Memorial Pediatrics we know that taking care of children is one of life's most rewarding challenges. We take our responsibility for helping you keep your children healthy very seriously. We have three office locations to help make our services available to our patients with courteous and knowledgeable staff of over 35 caring and skilled doctors, Physician assistants, nurse practitioners and Medical assistants.

Bayshore Pediatrics - Pasadena

Dr. Romman

Dr. Karim Romman, MD

Dr. Romman graduated from Alexandria University. He did his internship at University of Louisville affiliated Hospitals. He then completed his Pediatrics Residency in Medical College of Ohio. Dr. Romman is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He established Bayshore Pediatrics in 1999. As the need of our patients grew he expanded his services to include 2 buildings in Pasadena, a new Clinic in Clear Lake (Bayshore Pediatrics Space Center) and a new Clinic by Memorial Hospital (Memorial Pediatrics). Bayshore Pediatrics main office in Pasadena moved in December 2019 to the other side of Hospital to 3315 Burke, second floor combining the servcies of the 2 buildings under one roof. He is affiliated with Texas Children Hospital, Memorial Hermann Southeast and HCA Houston.

Dr. Jessie Jeevarajan, DO

Dr. Jessie Jeevarajan is a board-eligible pediatrician with a special interest in obesity and mental health care. For her undergraduate training, Jessie studied psychology and biology at Saint Louis University and attended Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school. She completed her pediatric training at Phoenix Children’s/Maricopa Medical Center Pediatric Residency Program in Phoenix, AZ. As a Houston native, Jessie is well acquainted with the resources and care available in the local area. When she’s at home, Jessie likes to play with her new puppy, Hazel and spend time with her family and friends.

Dr. Varghese

Dr. Sibi Varghese, MD

Dr. Varghese is a Board Certified Pediatrician that graduated from Lady Hardinge Medical College in 2004. She completed her Pediatric Residency at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital in Pensacola, Florida. Prior to medical school, Dr. Varghese obtained her MBBS degree (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery) and a postgraduate degree in Pediatrics at Lady Hardinge Medical College. In her free time, she loves to read as well as spend time with her husband and two children.

Ana Licona, NP-C

Ana Licona, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner at Bayshore Pediatrics in Pasadena, Texas. Through her role in this underserved population, she has helped create a disease prevention primary care clinic utilizing a unique Nurse Practitioner teaching model of care, which is designed for both English and Spanish that is understandable and appropriate for children and their families. Ana currently serves as a Healthcare Volunteer and Spanish translator for the American Red Cross, and has been active in several community volunteer activities for HANP and NAPNAP. Ana earned her undergraduate and honors graduate degrees from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston School of Nursing, as well as an Associate’s degree in Arts at Wharton County Junior College.

Bayshore Pediatrics - Space Center

Dr. Mary Keith, MD

Dr. Keith is a Board Certified Pediatrician that graduated from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston in 2018. She completed her Pediatric Residency at American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Keith is experienced in high patient volume clinics, commercial and Medicaid insurance, and Spanish speaking populations. She is dedicated to providing excellent patient care with compassion and utilization of current treatment guidelines and recommendations.

Joann Chacko, PA-C

Joann Chacko obtained her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. She is currently licensed by the Texas Medical Board and certified by the National Commision on Certification of Physician Assistants. Prior to her Master’s degree, she completed her undergraduate Bachelor of Clinical Laboratory Science at University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas and worked as a clinical laboratory scientist in hematology at Memorial Hermann Medical Center. In her free time, she loves to spend time with her family and travel.

Joann Chacko

Memorial Pediatrics

Dr. America Gonzales, MD

Dr. Gonzales is a board certified pediatrician. She attained her bachelor of science degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She received her medical degree and completed residency medical training in General Pediatrics at the McGovern Medical School in Houston, Texas. Dr Gonzales was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas. She speaks both English and Spanish. She hopes to build relationships with patients and families, care for them as they grow over the years, and help them to lead healthy lives.

Brittainy Kelly, FNP-BC

Brittainy obtained her Masters of Nursing in Family Nurse Practitioner from Frontier Nursing University in Hyden, KY. She is currently licensed by the Texas Board of Nursing and is certified through the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Prior to her Master’s degree, she completed her undergraduate work at Excelsior College and worked as a registered nurse in the newborn nursery, postpartum, pediatric home health, and labor & delivery. In her free time, she loves to spend time with her husband and children.

Brittainy Kelly


Memorial Hermann

Memorial Hermann

Memorial Hermann