Ron W. Kirkwood, DO

Ron W. Kirkwood, DO

Family Medicine
Ron W. Kirkwood, DO

Ron W. Kirkwood, DO

Family Medicine

Personal Statement

Dr. Ron Kirkwood is a native of Pasadena and graduated from Sam Rayburn High School. After serving in the U.S. Navy as a Navy photographer, he earned his B.S. degree from Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York. He then attended medical school at North Texas State University Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. After receiving his D.O. degree, he completed a Family Practice residency at Scott and White Memorial Hospital in Temple, Texas through Texas A&M University College of Medicine, serving his last year of residency as the chief resident.

Dr. Ron served in the U.S. Army Reserves as a Captain in the Medical Corp. He is a Certified Medical Review Officer, a designated doctor for the state of Texas and on the approved doctor list for the Texas Department of Worker's Compensation. He is a Senior Aviation Medical Examiner performing Class I, II, and III flight physicals.

He presently serves as an Associate Professor in the Family Practice Department for both The University of Texas Medical School in Houston and Baylor College of Medicine.

He is affiliated with Bayshore Medical Center.

Dr. Ron is married with two children. During his time off Dr. Ron enjoys playing golf, hunting, taking pictures and playing the guitar. Dr. Ron is a private pilot.




  • English

Insurance Plans

  • Aetna - HMO
  • Aetna - Managed Choice
  • Aetna - Medicare Private Fee for Service Plans (PFFS)
  • Aetna - PPO
  • Aetna - TRS
  • Affiliated Healthplan - PPO
  • Alliance Work Comp Pool and TML (Alliance Network)
  • BC/BS - Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • BC/BS Medicare
  • BeechStreet - PPO
  • BeechStreet - Workers Compensation
  • Bravo
  • Cigna - Choice Fund OA Plus
  • Cigna - EPO
  • Cigna - Fundamental Care (PPO)
  • Cigna - HMO
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access
  • Cigna - HMO Open Access Plus
  • Cigna - Indemnity
  • Cigna - Network Partnerships
  • Cigna - POS
  • Cigna - POS Open Access
  • Cigna - PPO Starbridge
  • Cigna - Shared Administration (PPO)
  • Cigna Medicare Access (PFFS)
  • Community Health Choice - 3-SHARE
  • First Health - Workers' Compensation
  • First Health/Coventry
  • Great West Healthcare - Open Access
  • GWH-Cigna Open Access Plus
  • HealthSmart - Accel Network PPO
  • HealthSmart - PPO
  • HHPO - PPO Next
  • Humana - ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana - Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana - Katy ISD
  • Humana - National POS
  • Humana - Preferred PPO
  • Medicaid - Texas Traditional
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan - HealthEOS
  • MultiPlan - PHCS
  • Pacificare - PPO
  • ppoNext - PPO
  • Prime Health Services
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Renaissance (RPO) - HMO Blue
  • Renaissance (RPO) - Texas HealthSpring
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - CHIP (Children's Health Ins. Program)
  • Texas Children's Health Plan - STAR (Medicaid)
  • Texas True Choice - PPO
  • Traditional Medicaid
  • Tricare - Prime
  • Tricare - Standard
  • Unicare - PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare - Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare - Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare - Options PPO
  • United Healthcare - Select POS
  • Universal Healthcare - HMO
  • USA Managed Care - PPO
  • Workers Compensation

Medical School

Texas College Of Osteopathic Medicine (1987)


Scott And White Meml Hospital Family Medicine, Texas A&M University College Of Medicine (1990)

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Practice
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Harris County Medical Association
  • Texas Academy of Family Physicians
  • American Medical Association


  • Graduated with Honors, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Chief Resident Scott & White Memorial Hospital Family Practice
  • Diplomate of the American Academy of Family Practice
  • Chief of Family Practice Bayshore Hospital - 2000

Available Appointments

Deer Park, TX

2231 Center Street, Suite D Deer Park, TX 77536 (281) 479-3670

next to UPS store-closest cross street is San Augustine
New Patients and Wellness appointments please call the office at 281-249-2273 to schedule
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