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Palliative Care


Texas Medical Center

Palliative Care
Phone: 832-822-7228
Fax: 832-825-7829


6621 Fannin Street
Suite W1990
Houston, TX 77030

Daniel P. Mahoney, MD

Palliative Care

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
University of Tennessee College of Medicine Fellowship Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2015
Jacksonville Memorial Hospital Residency Pediatrics 2013
Medical College of Wisconsin Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2010


No child or family should suffer needlessly as a result of their medical conditions.

Clinical Interests

Pain and Symptom Management, Ethics, Shared Medical Decision Making

Research Interests

Pain Management, Bereavement, Narrative Medicine


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine

American Academy of Pediatrics Member

Selected Publications

Anghelescu D, Patel R, Mahoney D, Steen B,  Baker JN, Pei D.  Effect of Methadone on Cardiac Conduction in Young Patients with Cancer-Related Pain: A Retrospective Study.  Journal of Opioid Management 02/01/2016.

Symptom Management in Childhood Cancer. Book chapter.  a)    Enhancing Quality of Life in Children with Cancer: A Parent’s Guide to Pediatric Palliative Care; and b)   American Childhood Cancer Society publication, 09/2014.

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