Doctor Profiles


Murray Fershtman, MD

Murray Fershtman, MD

Completed his undergraduate degree in medical technology from The Ohio State University in 1984. He earned his medical degree in 1991 from The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) at Galveston. His Pediatric Internship and Residency were completed at UTMB from 1991-1994. Dr. Fershtman worked for MacGregor Medical Association from 1992-1997. From 1997-2000, he was a Pediatrician at Physicians’ Group of The Woodlands. In 2000, Dr. Fershtman went into solo practice and started Forest Pediatrics. He is board certified in pediatrics. Dr. Fershtman has particular interests in obesity, asthmatics, ADD/ADHD, and the care of premature infants.


Trecia Elahee White, MD

Completed her undergraduate degree in biology/ pre-med at Rice University in Houston in 1992. She earned her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1997. Dr. Elahee completed her Pediatric Internship at Brooke Army Medical Center/ Wilford Hall medical Center in San Antonio from 1997-1998. She then served as a General Medical Officer- Staff Physician at the Bennett Army Healthcare/ Family Care Clinic from 1998-2002. From 2002-2004 Dr. Elahee excelled in her Pediatric Residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston. She joined Forest Pediatrics in August 2004 and is board certified in pediatrics. Dr. Elahee enjoys all aspects of Pediatrics.


Katie Leonard, MD

Graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in Cell and Molecular Biology in 2007. She earned her medical degree in 2011 from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine and completed her Pediatrics Residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at Houston in 2014. Because of her history as a life-long athlete, Dr. Leonard has particular interests in sports medicine and adolescent medicine. She also enjoys establishing long term patient relationships through regular well visits.

Forest Pediatrics

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