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Dr Marianne Pinkston

Dr Pinkston is a graduate of the University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio and of the Christus Santa Rosa family practice residency program. Graduating in 1997 and starting her clinical solo practice in 2000, Dr. Pinkston provided South Texas with the best general care in family practice until 2007 when she developed Rheumatoid Arthritis. Through diet, exercise, hormones, mind and body techniques she has regained her health and wants to help others discover their own path to wellness. 

Dr Pinkston has owned and maintained her own solo practice 22 years having seen over 40,000 patients in the San Antonio community and Helotes and over 10,000 teaching hours as adjunct professor of 11 schools, and personally served as president or Vice President of several local NISD or private school PTA and extracurricular school programs, while owning 3 locations of her practice, a medical spa for weight loss and anti-aging and autoimmune disorders, medical director of 3 clinics, mom of 3, and even a soccer coach for 4 years all while suffering Rheumatoid Arthritis, Autoimmune Hepatitis, cancer and more.

She has been voted Most Compassionate Doctor many years in a row by patients and Best Doctor by her peers many years through SA Scene and Texas Monthly Super Doc series. Dr Pinkston has served on many boards and Foundations and recently voted in as Vice Chair to the Arthritis Foundation (in South Texas) and as a Board Member for the San Antonio Women’s Chamber of Commerce.

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Listen to The Better Life with Dr Pinkston


Dr. Pinkston has a local radio show, and the episodes are recorded as podcasts on your favorite podcasting app and YouTube.