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Texas Medical Center
Specialty Care

Diabetes and Endocrinology
Phone: 832-822-3670 (Main) | 281-494-7010 (Sugar Land)
Fax: 832-825-9069 (Main) | 281-494-7807 (Sugar Land)


Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street
11th Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Texas Children's Specialty Care Sugar Land
15400 Southwest Freeway
Suite 200
Sugar Land, TX 77478

Sheila K. Gunn, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Endocrinology 1990
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Pediatrics 1987
Baylor College of Medicine Internship Pediatrics 1985
University of Oklahoma & Oklahoma City College of Medical School Doctor of Medicine 1984


I strive to provide the highest quality pediatric endocrine care in a caring manner.

Clinical Interests:

Pediatric diabetes, Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, Thyroid disease in children, Turner Syndrome, Growth disorders in children, Type 2 diabetes DSD, Disorders of Sexual Differentiation (DSD)

Awards & Honors

City of Houston Mayor's commendation, June, 2018.  Thirty years of service to the American Diabetes Association.  Camp Rainbow for children with diabetes.

American Diabetes Association Volunteer of the Year, 2004.

American Diabetes Association Outstanding Clinician, 2001.

Frank P. Horlock Fellow, Texas Children's Hospital, June 1987 - 1988.

Patient and Family Comments

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