Danielle M. Hsu, MD


  • Texas Medical Center
  • West Campus



Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 832-822-3135

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus
I-10 & Barker Cypress, 18200 Katy Freeway, 3rd Floor
Houston, TX 77094
United States

Attending Surgeon, Pediatric Surgery Service

Texas Children's Hospital

Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Surgery 2017
UCLA Medical Center residency General Surgery 2015
NYU School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2007


Dr. Hsu is a a board certified surgeon experienced in caring for pediatric patients of all ages (neonates through adolescents), with interest in advanced minimally invasive techniques. She has specialized expertise in the treatment of pediatric surgical oncology patients, as well as the management of complex anorectal malformations and congenital colorectal surgery.

Dr. Hsu earned her medical degree at NYU School of Medicine and went on to complete a general surgery residency at UCLA School of Medicine. She then came to Texas to complete a Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine, and is delighted to stay on as faculty at Texas Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Hsu is certified by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery.

Clinical Interests:

Surgical oncology
Congenital colorectal disease (Hirschsprung’s, imperforate anus, cloaca)
Minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy and thoracoscopy)

Research Interests:

Dr. Hsu has a research background in defining cancer stem cell populations in neuroblastoma. Her current research interests include quality of care for cancer patients undergoing surgery. She is also part of a national consortium of centers caring for children with congenital colorectal disease.


Organization Name Role
American College of Surgeons Fellow
American Pediatric Surgical Association Member

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