Elizabeth Kubota-Mishra, MS, DO
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine
Get to know Elizabeth Kubota-Mishra, MS, DO
Dr. Kubota-Mishra is a pediatric endocrinologist with a strong focus on managing type 1 diabetes in children. She is a passionate advocate for improving access to diabetes technology, striving to ensure all children receive optimal care. She also brings her personal experience of being a diabetes patient at Texas Children's Hospital to each of her patient's visits.
From Dr. Kubota-Mishra:
My philosophy of care is rooted in a deep commitment to education and empathy. As a physician, I believe in empowering my patients and their families with knowledge, thus enabling them to make informed decisions about their health. I understand the importance of not just treating the condition but also providing emotional support and guidance to help patients live their best lives. In my practice, I aim to foster a partnership with my patients and their families to achieve their health goals through shared decision making and ensuring they never feel alone in their journey to health and wellness.
Clinical Interests: type 1 diabetes, ketosis-prone diabetes, transition to adult diabetes care
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Schmitt J, Thornton P, Shah AN, Rahman AKMF, Kubota E, Rizzuto P, Gupta A, Orsdemir S, Kaplowitz PB. Brain MRIs may be of low value in most children diagnosed with isolated growth hormone deficiency. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2021 Feb 23;34(3):333-340. doi: 10.1515/jpem-2020-0579. PMID: 33618442.
Wang B, Kubota E, Bayona A. Visual Diagnosis: Newborn Girl with Congenital Unilateral Eye Opacity. Pediatr Rev. 2018 May;39(5):e24-e26. doi: 10.1542/pir.2017-0056. PMID: 29716977.