Our Commitment to You

Pediatrics of Alamogordo is committed to improving healthcare for children in Otero County. Our physicians have made a long term commitment to our community to serve Alamogordo, both present and future. All of our physicians are stakeholders in the growth and ongoing care of the youth of Otero County.

Providing Excellent Care:

​Our pediatricians practice according to the high standards set by the American Academy of Pediatrics and are either Board Certified or Board Eligible and/or Fellows of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Contact Us:

2559 Medical Drive, Suite D

Main: 575-446-5650 with 24-Hour Answering Service
Fax: 888-987-7125

Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM


Geronimo Mendoza, MD, is a board certified Pediatrician.  He focuses on health promotion and disease prevention. He also enjoys taking care of the common illnesses afflicting children as well as chronic medical problems, complex illnesses, special needs and mental health problems.

John MacFarlane, MD, is a board certified pediatrician. He specializes in the care of acute and chronically ill newborns and infants. He also specializes in the diagnosis of children with behavioral difficulties, including autism and the entire spectrum of learning disabilities. Dr. MacFarlane has experience in the evaluation of patients who have an elusive diagnosis.

Renee Friday, MD, is a board certified Pediatrician with 30 years of experience in general pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. She attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and subsequently earned a Master’s degree in public health in Pittsburgh, and completed a fellowship in pediatric cardiology at the University of Virginia. She served in the United States Army for 12 years. She enjoys taking care of common illnesses, cardiac concerns, chronic medical problems, and special needs children. She has always taken an active role in supervising and instructing medical students, residents in pediatrics and family medicine, as well as nurse practitioners.