Monica E. Lopez, MD


  • Texas Medical Center
  • Specialty Care


General Surgery
Pediatric Surgery

Phone: 832-822-3135
Fax: 832-825-3141

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

Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Surgery 2009
Albert Einstein College of Medicine residency General Surgery 2007
Yale University School of Medicine medical school Doctor of Medicine 2002


Dr. Lopez has experience in all aspects of neonatal and pediatric surgery, with special clinical interest in complex gastrointestinal surgery and endocrine surgery. Her research is focused on the design and implementation of surgical clinical trials, evidence-based practice guidelines, and improving outcomes for children undergoing surgery.

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


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics, Surgical Section Fellow
American Association of Endocrine Surgery Candidate Member
American College of Surgeons Fellow
American Pediatric Surgical Association Member
Association for Academic Surgery Member

Selected Publications