Specialty Hematology/Oncology Language(s) Spoken English; Burmese Joined Kelsey-Seybold August 2021 Accepting New Patients? Current patients only Biography To My Dear Patients: I’m leaving Kelsey-Seybold’s Cancer Center to pursue a specific subspeciality in Oncology. My last day here will be Oct. 15, 2021. For questions regarding transition of care, phone the Hematology/Oncology Department at 713-442-1081, weekdays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. I greatly appreciate the privilege of helping care for your health and I am sad to say goodbye. Read my full letter here. Professional Background Dr. Heidi Ko is a board-certified Internal Medicine physician specializing in Hematology/Oncology. She earned her Bachelor of Science in biology in 2011 from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree in 2015 from Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, N.J. She completed her internship and residency in Internal Medicine in 2018 at McGovern Medical School at UTHealth in Houston and completed her fellowship in Hematology and Oncology in 2021 at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein Center for Cancer Care in Bronx, N.Y. Professional AssociationsDr. Ko is a member of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, the American Society of Hematology, the American College of Physicians, and the American Osteopathic Association.Hobbies and InterestsDr. Ko enjoys traveling, cooking, fitness, and hiking with her dog. Fun Facts The best advice Dr. Ko has ever received is “Take it one day at a time.”Dr. Ko has traveled to many countries, but her favorite is Greece because of the good food, beaches, and islands.Her guilty pleasure is watching Netflix reality shows.Not everyone knows this about Dr. Ko, but she moved to the United States when she was 14 and since then has lived in Arkansas, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, and Texas.