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Texas Medical Center
West Campus

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Phone: 832-822-3250 (Main) | 832-227-1440 (West)
Fax: 832-825-4131 (Main) | 832-825-9276 (West)


Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street
Suite 1100
Houston, TX 77094

Texas Children's Hospital - West Campus
18200 Katy Freeway
Suite 250
Houston, TX 77094

Yen Pham, MD

Attending Physician

Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
University of California San Francisco, Benioff Children’s Hospitals Fellowship Pediatric Advanced/Transplant Hepatology 2014
University of Texas Medical School at Houston Fellowship Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition 2013
University of Texas Medical School at Houston Residency Pediatrics 2010
University of Texas Medical School at Houston Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2007


Dr. Pham cares for children with a range of gastroenterology and hepatology diseases in both the inpatient and outpatient settings at the Texas Children’s Hospital Medical Center and West Campus. She is a transplant hepatologist who is active within our Viral Hepatitis and Liver Transplant Programs.  Dr. Pham serves as the site principal investigator for 2 clinical trials comparing the efficacy and safety of new medications in children with Hepatitis B infections projected to begin in the summer and spring of 2017.
Dr. Pham is board certified by the American Boards of Pediatrics in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition as well as Pediatric Transplant Hepatology.


Organization Name Role
American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Member
International Pediatric Transplant Association (IPTA)
North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN)

Selected Publications

Pham YH, Rosenthal P. Chronic Hepatitis C Infection in Children. Advances in Pediatrics 2016 Aug; 63(1):173-94.

Miloh T, Barton A, Wheeler J, Pham Y, Hewitt W, Keegan T, Sanchez C, Bulut P, Goss J.  Immunosuppression in pediatric liver transplant recipients: Unique aspects. Liver Transplant 2017 Feb;23(2):244-256. 

Pham YH and Leung DH.  Hepatitis B. Feigin & Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 8th edition, Saunders Publishing, 2017. In Press.

Pham YH and Leung DH.  Hepatitis A. Feigin & Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 8th edition, Saunders Publishing, 2017. In Press

Pham YH, Bingham BA, Eissa MA, et al.  Prevalence of Pancreatic Steatosis at  Pediatric Tertiary Care Center.  Southern Medical Journal 2016; 109:196-8.   Pham YH, Rosenthal P.  Bridging the Gap:  New Clinical Trials Planned for Children with HCV. HCV Next October 2014.   Pham YH, Gomez-Esquivel RD, Eissa M, Daigneau CV, Tippit A, Powell, Quiros-Tejeira RE.  Effects of Serum alpha-Tocopherol Level on ALT in Children with NASH Treated with Vitamin E. NASPGHAN Annual Meeting 2009 and American Society of Nutrition Middle East Congress Meeting 2014.

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