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Eric Shute, MD

Dell Children's Medical Center
4900 Mueller Blvd.
Austin, TX 78723
Phone: 512-324-0029


University of Texas Medical Branch, MD

University of North Texas, BS, Biochemistry


Internship and Residency, Pediatrics, UT Southwestern Dallas

Fellowship, Adult and Child Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania’s/Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Care Information

Clinical Biography

Eric Schute, MD is a licensed child and adolescent psychiatrist in UT Health Austin Pediatric Psychiatry at Dell Children’s specializing in the treatment of Behavioral Health. He received his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from the University of North Texas. He completed his medical degree at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Dr. Schute then completed his internship and residency in Pediatrics at UT Southwestern, and his fellowship in Adult and Child Psychiatry at University of Pennsylvania/Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and American Psychiatric Association. He is a member of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, American Academy of Pediatrics, Texas Medical Association and American Medical Association.


  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorders

Board Certification

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Awards & Honors

  • Educational Outreach Award (American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry), 2018
  • Educational Innovation Award (UT Southwestern Department of Pediatrics), 2016
  • Excellence in student Teaching Award (UTMB School of Medicine), 2011
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