Oluyinka O. Olutoye, MD, PhD

Department or Service

Location

  • Texas Medical Center

Specialty

General Surgery
Fetal Intervention
Pediatric Surgery

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

Contact Information

6701 Fannin
8th Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas

Co-Director of the Texas Children's Fetal Center

Texas Children's Hospital


Professor of Surgery, Pediatrics, and Obstetrics, Baylor College of Medicine

Education

School Education Degree Year
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia fellowship Pediatric Surgery 2001
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia research fellow Research Fellowship Fetal 1999
Medical College of Virginia residency General Surgery 1998
Medical College of Virginia research fellow Research Fellowship Wound Heal 1996
Medical College of Virginia residency General Surgery 1993
Howard University College of Medicine internship Pediatrics 1991
Obafemi Awolowo University Medical School medical school Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery 1988

About

Dr. Olutoye is Co-Director of the Texas Children's Fetal Center and fetal surgery team member, as well as a general pediatric surgeon. Dr. Olutoye received his medical degree from Obafemi Awolowo University in Ile-Ife, Nigeria, in 1988 and his PhD in anatomy from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA, in 1996. He completed his residency in general surgery at the Medical College of Virginia Hospitals, Virginia Commonwealth University, and his fellowship in pediatric surgery at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. Dr. Olutoye is a member of the International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society and is a Fellow of the Surgical Section of the American Academy of Pediatrics and American College of Surgeons; he is also a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons.

Dr. Olutoye has specialized clinical expertise in fetal and neonatal surgery, with specific interest in congenital diaphragmatic hernia and complex wounds. Dr. Olutoye's research interests include understanding the role of the fetal inflammatory response in scarless fetal wound healing, development of animal models of congenital anomalies, in utero correction of severe congenital malformations, and the study of endothelial-leukocyte and endothelial-tumor cell interactions with a goal to better understand the mechanisms of tumor metastasis.

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

Organization

Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Surgery Fellow; Chair, Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment Committee
American College of Surgeons Fellow
Association for Academic Surgery Member
International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society Member
International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society Member

Selected Publications

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