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Texas Medical Center

Cancer, Blood Disorders
Phone: 832-824-4752
Fax: 832-825-1453


1102 Bates Ave., Ste. 1030
Houston, TX 77030

Priya Mahajan, MD

Co-Director, Thyroid Program
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Hematology-Oncology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School Fellowship Pediatric Hematology/Oncology 2014
Children's Hospital of Orange County Residency Pediatrics 2011
Children's Hospital of Orange County Internship Pediatrics 2009
Tulane University School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2008
Tulane University Masters Masters of Pharmacology 2003
University of California, Berkeley Bachelors Molecular and Cell Biology


Dr. Priya Mahajan specializes in vascular anomalies and solid tumors. She is committed to providing comprehensive care to children with complex vascular malformations, vascular tumors, and rare solid tumors. She is a pediatric hematology/oncology physician for the inpatient unit at Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Center.

Dr. Mahajan has a special interest in medical education and teaching. 

Dr. Mahajan completed her undergraduate education at the University of California, Berkeley and her medical education at Tulane University School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Orange County and her fellowship in pediatric hematology/oncology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center where her research focused on solid tumors, particularly rhabdomyosarcoma. She is board certified in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology by the American Board of Pediatrics.

In 2018, Dr. Mahajan was selected for the editorial board of Clinical Thyroidology for the Public, a monthly online journal that shares the latest in thyroid research with patients and families.

Board Certifications
American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Member
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Member
American Society of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology (ASPHO) Member
Children’s Oncology Group (COG) Member


2021    Star Award for Excellence in Patient Care, Baylor College of Medicine



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