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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-824-5800
Fax: 832-825-5801


6621 Fannin Street
Suite A3300
Houston, TX 77030

Olutoyin A. Olutoye, MD

Vice Chair, Texas Children’s Department of Anesthesiology, Academic Affairs

Professor of Anesthesiology, Pediatrics, and Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Fellowship Pediatric Anesthesiology 1999
Medical College of Virginia Residency Anesthesiology 1997
Medical College of Virginia Residency Internal Medicine 1994
Medical College of Virginia Internship Internal Medicine 1994
Obafemi Awolowo University Medical School Medical School Doctor of Medicine 1990


Dr. Olutoye's interests include the effect of drugs on the fetus and the fetal brain during Maternal-Fetal surgery as well as the effect of pediatric obesity on the efficacy of anesthesia drugs.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Fellow
American Society of Anesthesiologists Member
International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society Member
Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Member
Texas Society of Anesthesiologists Member

Selected Publications

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. Anesthesia &Analgesia 2010 Aug;111(2):490-5.

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.