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Texas Medical Center

Cancer and Hematology
Phone: 832-822-4242


6701 Fannin St., Ste. 1510
Houston, TX 77030

Cecile Karsenty, MD

Instructor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 2023
New York Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital Residency Pediatrics 2019
University of Maryland School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2016
New York University, Latin American Studies Bachelors Bachelor of Arts 2012


Dr. Cecile Karsenty completed her pediatric hematology/oncology fellowship training in 2023. Prior to joining Texas Children's Cancer and Hematology Center, she completed her medical training at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and her Pediatric residency at New York Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital in New York.

Dr. Karsenty's interest in pediatric hematology-oncology began in medical school where she had the privilege of working with many patients and their families. As a pediatric resident, she participated in several clinical research projects in benign hematology, particularly sickle cell disease and thrombosis.

Dr. Karsenty continued to gain further expertise treating patients with hematological diseases during her subspecialty training in pediatric hematology-oncology.

Board Certifications
American Board of Pediatrics


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Member
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Member
American Society of Hematology (ASH) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Member

Selected Publications

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics



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