Marjan A. Linnell, MD

Pediatrics
4.8of 5 | (290) | View Reviews
About our provider ratings

Accepting new patients ARC Kyle Plum Creek Ages seen from 0 to 17

About Marjan A. Linnell, MD

  • Dr. Linnell was born in Tehran, Iran, but grew up in Austin, TX from age six on. When she’s not working, she can be found outside with her husband, toddler, and dogs. Or in the kitchen, since “I absolutely love to cook (but I’m a terrible baker!).” Dr. Linnell’s favorite outdoor spot is Zilker Park,where she spent many enjoyable hours at Barton Springs with her friends while growing up, and now loves the weekend train rides on the Zilker Zephyr with her son.

I chose a career in pediatrics because there has always been something really special to me about the hope and joy in children’s hearts. As a pediatrician, I get to see this every day, while making sure they are growing up to be healthy, happy adults. The most important part of caring for a patient is taking the knowledge I’ve gained in my training and tailoring that to the patient and their family. The best care is evidence based, individualized care that a family is comfortable with and truly understands.

Services

Flu Shots

Flu Shots

A Flu vaccine can help prevent flu-related visits to the doctor each year. CDC recommends everyone 6 months and older get vaccinated every flu season.

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Fluoride Varnish for Children

Fluoride Varnish for Children

Regular dental care should begin by 1 year of age, with a dental check-up at least twice each year for most children. Some children may need check-ups more often.

Healthiness Ideal Protein

Healthiness Ideal Protein

Ideal Protein is a medically supervised meal replacement program consisting of partial meal replacements, vitamin and mineral supplements, and conventional food.

Healthiness Optifast

Healthiness Optifast

OPTIFAST® is a physician-supervised, total meal replacement program, and is a thoroughly studied, medically created liquid formula plan to help you lose weight and improve your health.

Immunizations and Schedules

Immunizations and Schedules

Immunizations help provide immunity to children and adults before they are exposed to potentially harmful diseases like hepatitis B, measles, mumps, polio and more.

Pediatric Eye Exam

Pediatric Eye Exam

A pediatric eye exam can detect abnormalities like amblyopia, when the brain fails to process inputs from both eyes and, over time, favors one eye over the other, leading to a lifelong deficit in binocular vision.

Pediatric Meet & Greet

Pediatric Meet & Greet

Preparing for your baby's arrival is an exciting time that can raise questions about the health care your child will receive. A free ARC Pediatric Meet & Greet is an excellent opportunity for you to learn about our practice and inquire about an individual doctors' philosophy of caring for infants, children, and teens. 

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Pediatric Mental Health

Pediatric Mental Health

When you have concerns about your child’s mental or behavioral health, your ARC pediatrician will help you determine the kind of help you need and will help you access the right resources for your child. 

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Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Well-Check Exam

Well-Check Exam

A well-check exam focuses on maintaining your child’s health and is a time to discuss preventive care. Our doctor's cover growth, development, immunization updates, health, safety, nutrition, physical fitness, puberty, acne, learning, behavioral questions, and family and social concerns.

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Locations & Hours

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    ARC Kyle Plum Creek
    4100 Everett Street Suite 400
    Kyle, TX 78640
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    512-295-1333 Fax: 512-406-7327

    Mon-Fri: 7:30am - 9:00pm
    Sat: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm

    Mon - Fri: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
    Sat & Sun: 8:00am - 5:00pm

    Last appointment is 30 minutes before closing.

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Pediatrics
  • Medical School
    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston , TX, 2011
  • Residency
    Children’s Medical Center, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, 2014
  • Education
    B.S. in Human Biology with highest honors, Dean’s List, The University of Texas at Austin, 2007
  • Professional Positions
    • Travis County Medical Society
    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • Texas Pediatric Society
      • Co-Chair, Obesity Committee
      •  Community Access to Children’s Health (CATCH) Committee
    • Special Achievement Award, American Academy of Pediatrics/Texas Chapter, 2016.
    • Clinical Excellence Annual 2nd Year Resident Award, 2013
    • Austin Monthly Magazine Top Pediatricians 2020
    • Top Docs for Kids 2021, Austin Monthly magazine
    • 2nd place, Best Physician, 2021 Best of North Hays County, Hays Free Press

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on the helpfulness of the doctor's nurse and/or medical assistant (MA)

4.8out of 5
  • December 3, 2022

    Was welcome to smiles from the front desk. Nurse was lovely. Dr Linnell is always a pleasure. Love the service.

  • November 28, 2022

    Dr Linnell remembered us after a long time away. Makes me feel valued and important

  • November 23, 2022

    Dr Linnell is always very pacient with my girls. We love her.

  • November 23, 2022

    Dr. Linnell was extremely kind, patient, thorough, knowledgeable, and personable.

  • November 19, 2022

    We love my doctor she is excellent.

  • November 18, 2022

    The nurse asked the questions needed and took quick action with determining which lab tests to conduct. Very much appreciated as we received our results quickly!

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