Theresa P. Roca, MD

Theresa P. Roca, MD

Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics
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Ascension Medical Group
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Theresa P. Roca, MD, is a pediatric cardiologist at Studer Family Children's Hospital Pediatric Cardiology in Pensacola, Florida. Dr. Roca starts by listening to understand your child and their health. Then, she works with you to create a personalized care plan that is right for your child and your family.

Dr. Roca is fellowship-trained and board-certified in pediatric cardiology. She graduated with a bachelor's degree from Spring Hill College, and she received her medical degree and completed her pediatric residency training at Tulane University School of Medicine. Dr. Roca completed a fellowship in pediatric cardiology at Tulane University and Ochsner Hospital for Children in New Orleans.

Dr. Roca has more than 22 years of experience practicing in pediatric cardiology. Dr. Roca has been published in peer-reviewed journals and medical textbooks, and she has presented her research findings at the National Society of Pediatric Research annual meeting and at the American College of Cardiology annual meeting. Dr. Roca is a member of the American Heart Association's Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, and she is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American College of Cardiology. Since 2003, she has been named to the Best Doctors' Poll, a peer-selected recognition to identify the physicians other physicians trust.

As a pediatric cardiologist, Dr. Roca diagnoses and treats congenital and acquired heart conditions in infants, children, and adolescents.



  • Tulane University
  • Tulane University School of Medicine


  • Tulane University


  • Tulane University


Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital Emerald Coast
  • Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola
  • Ascension St. Vincent's Riverside Hospital
  • Ascension St. Vincent's Southside Hospital


  • The American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Cardiology
  • The American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics


Theresa P. Roca, MD offers services at multiple Alabama locations. Contact your preferred location to book an appointment.
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