Phone: 1-800-226-2379

Our Researchers

Director

His research focuses on developing novel treatments for children with solid tumors by redirecting the immune system to attack cancer cells. Dr. Heczey has studied and published the first adoptive immunotherapy approach utilizing Natural Killer T cells genetically modified to attack neuroblastoma,... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 1760.10 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-4242

Co-Director

Dr. Vasudevan is the director of the Pediatric Surgical Oncology Laboratory that focuses on finding targeted therapies for pediatric solid tumors, in particular, hepatoblastoma, hepatocellular carcinoma and neuroblastoma. Dr. Vasudevan’s lab is currently focusing on the mechanisms behind vascular... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: TCH Pearland Obstetrics & Gynecology 9003 Broadway Street Pearland, TX 77584 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-3135

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 1100 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-3131

Hematology/Oncology

His research focuses on developing novel treatments for children with solid tumors by redirecting the immune system to attack cancer cells. Dr. Heczey has studied and published the first adoptive immunotherapy approach utilizing Natural Killer T cells genetically modified to attack neuroblastoma,... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 1760.10 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-4242

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 1510 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-4242

Dr. Pavel Sumazin is Director of the Bioinformatics Core Laboratory and a member of the Cancer Genetics and Genomics Program and the Center for Precision Oncology. Dr. Pavel Sumazin interprets molecular profiles of human tumors to inform cancer diagnostics and therapeutics. He aims to infer... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave., Ste. 1220 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4968

Dr. Parsons’ research has helped to characterize the genetic landscapes of a variety of cancers, including the first identification of IDH1 and IDH2 as critical genes in brain tumors affecting both children and adults (gliomas). His current research primarily focuses on the clinical application of... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 1030 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4643

Dr. Plon’s translational research has focused on analysis of patients with inherited susceptibility to childhood cancer, for example Rothmund Thomson syndrome associated with mutations in the RECQL4 gene and predisposition to osteosarcoma. Over the last ten years her research group has also... Read more

Address: Academic Office Feigin Tower, 1102 Bates Ave., Ste. 1200 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Clinic Address Wallace Tower, 6701 Fannin St., 14th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4685

Liver Transplant

Phone: 832-355-1400

Interventional Radiology

Texas Children’s Hospital is one of only a few institutions in the country that offers advanced treatment options for the management of liver tumors in children by interventional radiology. These advanced treatment methods include: transarterial chemoembolisation (TACE), radiofrequency ablation (... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-7237

Pathology

Address: 6621 Fannin Street Suite AB1195 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-3710

Address: 6621 Fannin Street Suite AB1195 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-2250

Radiology

The Department of Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital is dedicated to providing safe, radiation-free imaging to children with all kinds of liver diseases, focal or diffuse. The modalities that are available include: radiography, ultrasound, computer tomography (CT scan) and magnetic resonance... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-7237

Surgical Oncology

Dr. Vasudevan is the director of the Pediatric Surgical Oncology Laboratory that focuses on finding targeted therapies for pediatric solid tumors, in particular, hepatoblastoma, hepatocellular carcinoma and neuroblastoma. Dr. Vasudevan’s lab is currently focusing on the mechanisms behind vascular... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: TCH Pearland Obstetrics & Gynecology 9003 Broadway Street Pearland, TX 77584 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-3135

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 4601 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4591

Our Researchers

Director

His research focuses on developing novel treatments for children with solid tumors by redirecting the immune system to attack cancer cells. Dr. Heczey has studied and published the first adoptive immunotherapy approach utilizing Natural Killer T cells genetically modified to attack neuroblastoma,... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 1760.10 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-4242

Co-Director

Dr. Vasudevan is the director of the Pediatric Surgical Oncology Laboratory that focuses on finding targeted therapies for pediatric solid tumors, in particular, hepatoblastoma, hepatocellular carcinoma and neuroblastoma. Dr. Vasudevan’s lab is currently focusing on the mechanisms behind vascular... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: TCH Pearland Obstetrics & Gynecology 9003 Broadway Street Pearland, TX 77584 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-3135

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 1100 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-3131

Hematology/Oncology

His research focuses on developing novel treatments for children with solid tumors by redirecting the immune system to attack cancer cells. Dr. Heczey has studied and published the first adoptive immunotherapy approach utilizing Natural Killer T cells genetically modified to attack neuroblastoma,... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 1760.10 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-4242

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 1510 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-4242

Dr. Pavel Sumazin is Director of the Bioinformatics Core Laboratory and a member of the Cancer Genetics and Genomics Program and the Center for Precision Oncology. Dr. Pavel Sumazin interprets molecular profiles of human tumors to inform cancer diagnostics and therapeutics. He aims to infer... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave., Ste. 1220 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4968

Dr. Parsons’ research has helped to characterize the genetic landscapes of a variety of cancers, including the first identification of IDH1 and IDH2 as critical genes in brain tumors affecting both children and adults (gliomas). His current research primarily focuses on the clinical application of... Read more

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 1030 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4643

Dr. Plon’s translational research has focused on analysis of patients with inherited susceptibility to childhood cancer, for example Rothmund Thomson syndrome associated with mutations in the RECQL4 gene and predisposition to osteosarcoma. Over the last ten years her research group has also... Read more

Address: Academic Office Feigin Tower, 1102 Bates Ave., Ste. 1200 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: Clinic Address Wallace Tower, 6701 Fannin St., 14th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4685

Liver Transplant

Phone: 832-355-1400

Interventional Radiology

Texas Children’s Hospital is one of only a few institutions in the country that offers advanced treatment options for the management of liver tumors in children by interventional radiology. These advanced treatment methods include: transarterial chemoembolisation (TACE), radiofrequency ablation (... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-7237

Pathology

Address: 6621 Fannin Street Suite AB1195 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-3710

Address: 6621 Fannin Street Suite AB1195 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-2250

Radiology

The Department of Radiology at Texas Children’s Hospital is dedicated to providing safe, radiation-free imaging to children with all kinds of liver diseases, focal or diffuse. The modalities that are available include: radiography, ultrasound, computer tomography (CT scan) and magnetic resonance... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Suite 470 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-7237

Surgical Oncology

Dr. Vasudevan is the director of the Pediatric Surgical Oncology Laboratory that focuses on finding targeted therapies for pediatric solid tumors, in particular, hepatoblastoma, hepatocellular carcinoma and neuroblastoma. Dr. Vasudevan’s lab is currently focusing on the mechanisms behind vascular... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas , Address: TCH Pearland Obstetrics & Gynecology 9003 Broadway Street Pearland, TX 77584 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-822-3135

Address: 1102 Bates Ave. Suite 4601 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas

Phone: 832-824-4591