Local pediatrician to retire | Premium

A clock in the shape of Felix the Cat, whose tail swings back and forth every second, hangs above the reception window in the waiting room of Dr. Felix Regueira in Victoria. The feline Felix welcomes families to the practice that Regueira founded more than four decades ago, though the clock will soon be without a namesake and the practice soon without the man who built it from scratch into a pillar of the Crossroads community.

Regueira, 69, will retire on August 31, ending a long career as one of the Crossroad’s beloved pediatricians.

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Cody covers the business beat for the lawyer. He can be reached at (361) 580-6504 or cbaird@vicad.com

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