Theresa Stretch, MD 2018-10-02T17:58:00+00:00

Theresa Stretch, MD

Pleasant Ridge Internal Medicine
(817) 635-6363
1806 W. Pleasant Ridge Rd.
Arlington, TX 76015


  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Bronchitis
  • Common Colds and Flu
  • Diabetes
  • Headaches
  • High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Thyroid Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Weight Management


  • Annual Exams
  • Assessment for cardiovascular risk factors
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cholesterol screening
  • Contraception Bone density screening
  • Hormone Management
  • Immunizations and Vaccines
  • Lifestyle risk assessment
  • Preoperative Clearance
  • School Physicals
  • Weight Loss
  • Well-man Exams
  • Well-woman Exams
5+ Years of Medical Experience


Dr. Theresa Stretch is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. She was born and raised in Texas and is a magna cum laude graduate of Incarnate Word College in San Antonio where she earned a B.S. in Biology.  She achieved her medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Following medical school Dr. Stretch completed an internship in Preliminary Medicine at John Sealy Hospital, Galveston. Her education was completed with an Internal Medicine Residency at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.

Dr. Stretch evaluates, diagnoses, and treats a wide variety of adult medical problems. Her practice is evidence-based medicine and relies on the most recent medical studies to guide her decisions in the diagnosis and management of her patients. Through her own personal experience as a cancer patient, Dr. Stretch brings the human back to medicine. Her unique understanding of the concerns cancer patients’ experience gives her the insight that most doctors don’t have.

Dr. Stretch lives in Dalworthington Gardens with her husband and children. She is the founder of Pleasant Ridge Internal Medicine. She built her practice with a specific vision, designing everything from the layout of the building to the interior with her patients care and comfort in mind.

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