Louis D. Le, MD

Department or Service

Location

  • Texas Medical Center
  • West Campus
  • The Woodlands

Specialty

Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 936-267-7333 (Woodlands) | 832-822-3135 (Main)
Fax: 936-267-7170

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands
17580 I-45 South, 3rd Floor
The Woodlands, TX 77384
United States
Texas

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

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

Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Surgery

Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
LSUHSC School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2006
LSUHSC School of Medicine residency General Surgery 2013
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center fellowship Pediatric Trauma Surgery 2014
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center fellowship Pediatric ECMO 2015
OHSU School of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Surgery 2017

About

Dr. Le is a board certified surgeon experienced in caring for pediatric patients of all ages (neonates through adolescents), with interest in advanced minimally invasive techniques. He has specialized expertise in the treatment of pediatric trauma patients, as well as the management of complex patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO).

Dr. Le earned his medical degree at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in New Orleans and went on to complete a general surgery residency at LSUHSC School of Medicine. He went on to pursue fellowships in Pediatric Trauma and Pediatric ECMO at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. He then moved to Portland, OR to complete a Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at Oregon Health and Science University and is delighted to join the faculty at Texas Children’s Hospital.

Clinical Interests:

Pediatric Trauma
Pediatric ECMO
Congenital colorectal disease (Hirschsprung’s, imperforate anus)
Minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy and thoracoscopy)

Research Interests:

Dr. Le has a research background in fetal wound healing. His current research interests include quality of care for all patient by improving systems. 

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American College of Surgeons Member
American Pediatric Surgical Association Member

Selected Publications