Skip to main content

Virtual visit appointments available 7 days a week from 9:00am to 11:00pm. Learn More

COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates: Get the latest on vaccine information, in-person appointments, virtual visits and more. Learn More

Notice: Street Closure

Street Closure: Texas Medical Center Campus road closures, September 29 - October 1, that will impact patients and visitors. Learn More | En Español


Texas Medical Center

Critical Care
Phone: 832-826-6230


6651 Main Street
MC E1420
Houston, TX 77030

Saul Flores, MD

Attending Physician

Associate Professor (Tenured), Pediatrics-Critical Care and Cardiology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Fellowship Pediatric Critical Care 2016
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Fellowship Cardiac Critical Care 2014
Case Western Research University/Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital Fellowship Cardiology 2013
John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County Residency Pediatrics 2010
Universidad Mayor de San Andres Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2005


Dr. Flores provides care for patients with congenital and acquired heart disease requiring critical care at Texas Children's Hospital. Dr. Flores' research focuses on understanding stress response mechanisms after cardiopulmonary bypass for cardiac surgery in children.

Clinical  Interests:

Congenital heart disease

Critical care Medicine

Cardiac critical care medicine

Research Interests:

Stress response after cardiac surgery

Personalized Medicine

Translational research


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American College of Cardiology Member
Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society Member
Society of Critical Care Medicine Member

Selected Publications

* 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.