Mary L. Brandt, MD


  • Texas Medical Center


General Surgery
Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 832-822-3135
Fax: 832-825-9572

Contact Information

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

3023 Kirby Dr.
Suite 201
Houston, TX 77098
United States

Attending Surgeon, Pediatric Surgery Service

Texas Children's Hospital

Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
St. Justine Hospital fellowship Pediatric Surgery 1990
Baylor College of Medicine residency General Surgery 1988
Baylor College of Medicine internship Surg. Nutrition, Metabolism 1983
Baylor College of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 1982


Dr. Brandt has a special clinical interest and expertise in biliary atresia, anorectal malformations, the surgical treatment of short gut and motility disorders and bariatric surgery in adolescents. Her overall research interest is improving outcomes for children with surgical problems by prospective clinical trials in pediatric surgery. Dr. Brandt is the Principal Investigator at Texas Children's Hospital for a National Institutes of Health (NIH) study designed to research the outcome of bariatric surgery in adolescents. She is also the Director of the Adolescent Bariatric Surgery program at Texas Children's Hospital.

Dr. Brandt is board certified by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery, Pediatric Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics, Surgical Section Fellow
American Association of Endocrine Surgeons Member
American Board of Surgery Member, Pediatric Surgery Certifiying Examination Board; Member of the Pediatric Surgery Board of the American Board of Surgery
American College of Surgeons Governor, 2013-2019; Fellow
American Pediatric Surgery Association Secretary, 2012-2015; Member

Selected Publications