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Texas Medical Center

Developmental Pediatrics
Phone: 832-822-3704
Fax: 832-825-3399


The Meyer Center for Developmental Pediatrics
8080 North Stadium Drive, Suite 100
Houston, TX 77054

Noël Mensah-Bonsu, MD, FAAP

Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrician

Texas Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics 2018
University of Chicago Medicine Internship/Residency Pediatrics (Chief Resident 2009
University of Washington School of Medicine MD 2005 Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2005
Washington State University Bachelors Bachelor of Science in Psychology 1999


Dr. Mensah-Bonsu graduated summa cum laude from Washington State University with a degree in Psychology, followed by graduation from the University of Washington School of Medicine. She went onto complete her pediatric training at the University of Chicago, and practiced as a hospitalist for 7 years before returning to fellowship training in Development and Behavior at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital. She is now an Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine, and is serving as the Associate Program Director for the Developmental-Behavioral Fellowship Program, as well as the Director of the Resident Education at the Meyer Center for Developmental Pediatrics at Texas Children’s Hospital. 

Dr. Mensah-Bonsu approaches each child and family individually, with attention to interpersonal influences as well as genetic, sociocultural, and environmental factors which may impact a child’s behavior and/or development. She is passionate about supporting families in the care of special children in order to maximize their quality of life and meet their potential. 

Clinical Interests:

Developmental delays, Intellectual Disability, NICU/prematurity follow up, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Anxiety, Genetic and Metabolic Disorders, Behavioral Concerns


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
Association of Pediatric Program Directors Member
Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Member

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