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Debra Cutler, MD, West University Pediatrician

Debra A. Cutler, MD

Specialty
Pediatrics

Language(s) Spoken
English

Joined Kelsey-Seybold
March 1, 1989

Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, 1977

“My philosophy of care is a group effort that combines what I know medically and incorporates it with the family’s beliefs and lifestyle. I do not work quickly because I think time is required to address all issues and family concerns.”
  
Professional Background
Dr. Cutler attended Vanderbilt Medical School before completing her internship at the University of Connecticut. She did her residency at Baylor College of Medicine and The Texas Children’s Hospital. Dr. Cutler’s first year of her pediatric pulmonary fellowship was conducted at Baylor, and the second year at National Jewish Hospital. 

Professional Associations

Dr. Cutler is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Harris County Medical Society and the Houston Pediatric Society.  

Hobbies and Special Interests
When she’s not seeing patients, Dr. Cutler said her “major clinical role is being mom to her son.” She loves reading mystery books and enjoying my son and many pets. (They have dogs, a hamster, rats, fish and a blue-tongued skink).

I also secretly write bad country songs for my own amusement.”


Clinical Interests
​Asthma, Cystic Fibrosis, Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia and chronic lung disease of prematurity

Internship/Residency
University of Connecticut School of Medicine - Pediatrics, 1978, Baylor College of Medicine - Pediatrics

Primary Hospital Affiliation
Texas Children's Hospital

Other Hospital Affiliations
The Woman's Hospital of Texas; St. Luke’s Hospital in the Texas Medical Center

Academic Appointments
Prior to coming to Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, she was an assistant professor at The Texas Children’s Hospital in the Pediatric Pulmonary Department.

Publications
When Dr. Cutler was an assistant professor in pediatrics at The Texas Children's Hospital, she wrote the pediatric pulmonary chapter in the book The Science and Practice of Pediatric Cardiology, 1990.

She also penned the section on immotile cilia syndrome in the blood in the book Principles and Practices in Pediatrics,1994. As a fellow at The National Jewish Hospital, she had an abstract published in the American Review of Respiratory Diseases, 1982.

SEES PATIENTS AT:
Main Campus
2727 West Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77025
Telephone: 713-442-0000
Fax: 713-442-0116


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