Ankhi Dutta, MD, MPH

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center
  • The Woodlands


Infectious Disease

Phone: 967-267-7123

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands
17580 I-45 South, 5th Floor, Orange Pod
Houston, TX 77384

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
1102 Bates Street, Suite 1150
Houston, TX 77030

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Infectious Disease 2011
Baylor College of Medicine residency Pediatrics 2008
University of Texas masters Master of Public Health 2004
Medical College Calcutta medical school Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery 2000

About Ankhi Dutta

My goal is to provide holistic and quality care to children, and be an ardent advocate for their physical and mental well-being as it relates to infectious diseases. I understand how stressful a child’s illness can be, hence listening to the family and the patient is key followed by a scientific and rational management framework through the use of evidence based literature, compassionate and family centered care.

Clinical Interests: fever of unknown origin, fever in immunocompromised hosts, vaccine preventable diseases, infection control

Research Interests: fungal infections, medical education, quality improvement


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow
Infectious Diseases Society of America Member
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society Member

Selected Publications

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Book Chapters:

Dutta A, Palazzi DL. (2012). Lymphadenopathy and Cat Scratch Disease in Angela L. Myers (Ed), Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Infectious Disease: 49 Clinical Questions. (Chapters 43 & 44). SLACK Incorporated. ISBN-13: 978-1617110016.

Dutta A. (2011). Vesicoureteral Reflux, Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome, Renal Tubular Acido-sis, Urolithiasis In Adam W. Lowry (Ed), Texas Children's Hospital Handbook of Pediat-rics and Neonatology. McGraw-Hill Education. ISBN-13: 978-0071639248.