Maria Cooper Scranton, MD

Maria Cooper Scranton, MD
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Maria Cooper Scranton, MD

Year Joined ARC: 2000

Education: B.A. in Biology from Austin College, Sherman, TX, 1987.

Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, 1991

Residency Internship: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, 1994

Certification: Board Certified in Pediatrics

Professional Positions and Honors:

  • Serves on the Legislative Committee of the Texas Pediatric Society, submitting proposals and reviewing laws that affect children. 
  • Member, Pediatric Council Committee of the Texas Pediatric Society
  • Top Doc Award from UTMB medical students, 2007  
  • Faculty Teaching Award and Program Director’s Gratitude Award from the Austin Pediatric Education Program, 2000
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • Super Doctors, Texas Monthly, 2012, 20152016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Super Doctors, Austin Monthly, 2013 
  • ARC 2017 Larry Kravitz Award for Outstanding Service to ARC and the Community
  • Austin Monthly Magazine Top Pediatricians 2020

Languages Spoken: Medical Spanish

Personal Summary: Dr. Scranton has three children. She says that most of her free time is spent as their "chauffeur, cheerleader, and occasional nag!"  She also enjoys reading, sprint triathalons, and boating.

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  • Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation

  • Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas
  • Seton Medical Center Austin
  • Seton Northwest Hospital
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Provides Care Through

  • Austin Regional Clinic, P.A.

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