Deidre R. Larrier, MD


  • Texas Medical Center
  • Specialty Care



Ear, Nose and Throat (Otolaryngology)

Phone: 832-822-3250 (Main) | 281-494-7010 (Sugar Land) | 713-839-0164 (Bellaire)
Fax: 832-825-9070

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, Mark Wallace Tower, Suite 540
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Texas Children's Specialty Care Sugar Land
15400 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX 77478
United States

Texas Children's Specialty Care Bellaire
6330 West Loop South
Bellaire, TX 77401
United States

Associate Professor

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Children's National Medical Center fellowship Pediatric Otolaryngology 2007
Tufts New England Medical Center residency Otolaryngology 2006
St. Elizabeth's Medical Center internship General Surgery 2002
Harvard Medical School medical school Doctor of Medicine 2001


Dr. Larrier's areas of interest include: general pediatric otolaryngology, including otitis media, obstructive sleep apnea, and rhinosinusitis; and airway disorders such as laryngomalacia and subglottic stenosis.  She is an advocate for providing the best care possible for each child, in conjunction with their parents.


Organization Name Role
Academy of Distinguised Educators Member
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American Board of Otolaryngology Member
American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngologists Member
Society for Simulation in Healthcare Member
Texas Medical Association Member

Selected Publications

Raol N, Metry D, Edmonds J, Chandy B, Sulek M, Larrier D. Propranolol for the treatment of subglottic hemangiomas. Int J. Pedi ORL 2011 Sep. Book chapter: Larrier, D. Encyclopedia of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery ? Sialorrhea. In progress.

Deidre R. Larrier, MD, Zhen J. Huang, MD, Wei Zhang, PhD, Catherine H. McHugh, MD,  Linda Brock, NP, and S. Chandra-Bose Reddy, MD.  Is routine pre-operative cardiac evaluation necessary in obese children undergoing Adenotonsillectomy for OSA?  Am J Otolaryngology May 2015.

Roehm CE, Chelius DC, Larrier D, Hicks MJ, Albright JT, Valdez TA.  Postcricoid vascular lesions: histopathological and immunohistochemical diagnosis. Laryngoscope 2011 Feb; 121 (2): 397-403.

Olutoye OA, Glover CD, Diefenderfer JW, McGilberry M, Wyatt MM, Larrier DR, Friedman EM, Watcha MF.  The effect of intraoperative dexmedetomidine on postoperative analgesia and sedation in pediatric patients undergoing tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy.  Anesth Analg 2010 Aug; 111(2): 490-5.

Sandhya Sasi, Deidre R. Larrier, Heather Crouse.  Common Postoperative Complications in Otolaryngology Presenting to the Pediatric Emergency Department.  Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine Jun 2010.

Shane Pahlavan M.D., Waqar Haque, B.S., Kevin Pereira, M.D., M.S., Deidre Larrier, M.D., Tulio A Valdez, M.D. Microbiology of third and fourth branchial cleft cysts.  Laryngoscope 2010 Mar; 120(3):458-62.

Sturm-O’Brien A, Salazar J, Byrd RH, Popek  EJ, Giannoni CM, Friedman EM, Sulek M, Larrier DR.   Cervical Thymic Anomalies – The Texas Children’s Hospital Experience.  Laryngoscope 2009 Oct; 119 (10): 1988-93.

Zevallos JP, Vrabec JT, Williamson RA, Giannoni C, Larrier D, Sulek M, Friedman EM, Oghalai JS.  Advanced Pediatric Mastoiditis with and without Intracranial Complications.  Laryngoscope 2009 Aug; 119(8): 1610-5.

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