San Antonio Children’s Surgical Center
The San Antonio Children’s Surgical Center is part of the Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Centers network. Each ambulatory surgical center owned by Blue Cloud was built with the purpose of serving pediatric and special needs patients in areas where access to care may be limited. Blue Cloud actively manages each center to ensure that the highest standards in quality are met and exceeded each day for every patient. The implementation and oversight of accepted best practices in every Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Center fosters an environment of highly individualized, result-oriented treatment, where the patient is always the priority.
Meet Our Senior Team Members
Sean-Michael Hazuda – CEO & Administrator
Sean-Michael Hazuda is the Chief Executive Officer & Administrator of the San Antonio Children’s Surgical Center. He brings strong leadership experience to the position having served twice as a CEO, Vice President and Regional Director. An honors graduate, Sean-Michael holds three Master’s Degrees from Yale University, the University of Virginia and the University of St. Thomas as well as Intensive Philosophy and Latin certification from Università San Tommaso d’Aquino in Rome, Italy. He is recognized in Who’s Who in American Colleges & Universities as well as Outstanding Young Men of America.
In addition to his professional and academic pursuits, Sean-Michael has an appreciation for the fine arts and languages. He is an accomplished baritone player and has performed in Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center with college wind ensembles. Sean-Michael has studied six languages, including Russian, Italian and Spanish. He has served medical missions in Vietnam, Central America and Mexico, and has worked at Kluge Children’s Hospital, Santa Rosa Children’s Hospital and Memorial Hermann.
Throughout his life Sean-Michael has been an active volunteer and professional in the non-profit world. During his tenure as Vice President of Corporate Marketing & Development with Special Olympics, he developed a deep love for serving children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. A San Antonio native, Sean-Michael is an active member of his Church and enjoys spending time with family and friends, international travel, music and skydiving.
Dr. Jonathan Klinger – Medical Director
Dr. Jonathan Klinger is the Medical Director of the San Antonio Children’s Surgical Center. He graduated summa cum laude from Marquette University and then received his Doctor of Medicine degree and Anesthesiology training from the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Klinger is a Board Certified anesthesiologist and holds certifications in ACLS, BLS and PALS. His areas of specialty include outpatient anesthesia, where his primary goals are safety and comfort, as well as having patients returning to their normal activities quickly. Being a native of Wisconsin, he enjoys the San Antonio weather and will never complain about the heat. He ejoys spending time outside with his wife and three dogs.
Cristina Gonzales – Clinical Coordinator
Cristina Gonzales is the Clinical Coordinator for the San Antonio Children’s Surgical Center and oversees the Inter-Op and PACU team. Cristina earned her nursing degree at Laredo Community College. For the past five years she has worked as a nurse in the Emergency Department at Lackland Air Force Base and in the PACU at the San Antonio Military Medical Center. Currently, Cristina is completing an advanced degree at Indiana State University. She enjoys spending time with family and has a pension for fishing. Cristina’s deep love for children is the impetus for the excellent patient care she provides every day to the children at SACS.
Ashley Imholte – Charge Nurse and ENT Nurse Specialist
Ashley Imholte is the Charge Nurse and ENT Nurse Specialist for the San Antonio Children’s Surgical Center. Ashley earned her nursing degree from San Antonio College and has over a decade of experience treating children and adults in the OR at area hospitals and surgery centers. She has a deep love for her pediatric and special needs patients. Ashley is a San Antonio native and enjoys spending time with family and friends and her hobbies include hiking, yoga and travel.
Jessica Granados – Senior RDA
Jessica Granados is the Senior RDA for the Operating Rooms at the San Antonio Children’s Surgical Center. With a strong focus on excellence in patient care, she has a wide range of duties and experience with Coronal Polishing, Nitrous Oxide, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, General Dentistry, and Basic Life Support; she serves as the right-hand to the surgeons throughout each patient’s procedure. A San Antonio native, Jessica is fluent in Spanish and enjoys spending time with her family.
EAR, NOSE & THROAT SURGEON
Dr. Ian Alexander, MD
Dr. Tibebu Tsegga, DDS
Dr. Tyrus Hatcher, DDS
Dr. Jared Louviere, DDS
Dr. Ketan Sukkawala, DDS
Dr. Hugo Rivera, DDS
Dr. Cathy Lyles, DDS
Dr. Scott Hebert, DDS
Dr. Enayat Astani, DDS
Dr. Diana Pina, DDS
Dr. Craig Wright, DMD
Dr. Diaa Zora, DDS
Dr. Henry Chu, DDS
Chief Dental Officer for Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Centers
Dr. Stephen Wilson, DMD
National Director of Nursing for Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Centers
LaVada Wade, BSN, RN
Accreditation & Certifications
Every Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Center is certified by the Department of Medicare and Medicaid Services as well as licensed by their individual state health services department. In addition, each center is fully accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) to maintain our commitment to best practices and the highest standards of care.
Every Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Center is equipped with state-of-the-art nursing, anesthesia and surgical equipment. Each facility is designed to create an environment where patients can receive the very best treatment in a safe and comfortable atmosphere.
Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Centers recruit the best medical, administrative and office staff. All physicians, nurses, and clinical staff are thoroughly credentialed before hiring to ensure their backgrounds and skill sets align with the standards of excellence that all Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Centers maintain.