Amee Moreno, MSN, APRN, CPNP PC/AC

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center
  • West Campus

Phone: 832-826-6106 (Main) | 832-227-2222 (West)
Fax: 832-825-8978 (Main) | 832-825-8580 (West)

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, 16th Floor, Mark Wallace Tower
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus
18200 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77094
United States

Nurse Practitioner

Texas Children's Hospital


School Education Degree Year
Texas Tech Health Science Center postgraduate education Post-Master’s of Science in Nursing (Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner) 2016
University of Texas Medical Branch masters Masters of Science in Nursing (Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner) 2012
University of Texas Medical Branch bachelors Bachelor of Science in Nursing 2006


I believe in providing holistic family centered care that will assist children and families in their ability to attain optimal health, successfully integrate into the community setting, and reach their maximum functional potential.

Clinical Interests:

Pediatric Cerebral Palsy

Movement Disorders

Traumatic Brain Injury

Research Interests:

Development of the role of the Nurse Practitioner

Transitional care for the child from the pediatric setting to the adult setting

The impact of mentoring healthcare providers


Organization Name Role
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Houston Chapter Past President (2018-2019)

Selected Publications

Sellin, Jonathan & Moreno, Amee & Ryan, Sheila & Lam, Sandi & Donaruma-Kwoh, Marcella & G. Luerssen, Thomas & Jea, Andrew. (2017). Children presenting in delayed fashion after minor head trauma with scalp swelling: do they require further workup?. Child's Nervous System 33. 10.1007/s00381-016-3332-7.

Aditya Vedantam, MD, Daniel Hansen, MD, Valentina Briceño, RN, Amee Moreno, NP, Sheila L. Ryan, MPH, JD, and Andrew Jea, MD. (2016). Interhospital transfer of pediatric neurosurgical patients. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics Feb 2018 / Vol. 21 / No. 2, Pages 190-196.

Guillermo Aldave, MD, PhD, Daniel Hansen, MD, Steven W. Hwang, MD, Amee Moreno, NP, Valentina Briceño, RN, and Andrew Jea, MD. (2017). Spinal column shortening for tethered cord syndrome associated with myelomeningocele, lumbosacral lipoma, and lipomyelomeningocele in children and young adults. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics Jun 2017 / Vol. 19 / No. 6, Pages 703-710.

Jonathan N. Sellin, Jeffrey S. Raskin, Kristen A. Staggers, Alison Brayton, Valentina Briceño, Amee J. Moreno, and Andrew Jea. (2018). Feasibility and safety of using thoracic and lumbar cortical bone trajectory pedicle screws in spinal constructs in children: technical note. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics Feb 2018 / Vol. 21 / No. 2 : Pages 190-196.

Zaid Aljuboori, Jacob Archer, Wei Huff, Amee Moreno, and Andrew Jea. (2018). Placement of baclofen pump catheter through a C1–2 puncture: technical note. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics Apr 2018 / Vol. 21 / No. 4 : Pages 389-394.