Winson Ho, MD

Phone: 1-512-324-0907

Education

Yale University School of Medicine, MD


Residency/Fellowship

Residency, Neurosurgery, University of Virginia

Fellowship, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Intermountain Primary Children’s Medical Center/University of Utah

Clinical & Research Fellow, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Surgical Neurology Branch

Clinical Biography

Winson Ho, MD, is a board-certified pediatric neurosurgeon in the Pediatric Neurosurgery Program within UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s, a clinical partnership between Dell Children's Medical Center and UT Health Austin. He specializes in the neurosurgical care for children with brain tumors, epilepsy, and trauma. Additionally, Dr. Ho is an assistant professor in the Dell Medical School Department of Neurosurgery.

Dr. Ho earned his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine and completed a joint neurosurgery residency program at the University of Virginia and the National Institutes of Health (NIH), where he served as a clinical and research fellow at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) Surgical Neurology Branch. He also completed a fellowship in pediatric neurosurgery at Intermountain Primary Children’s Medical Center/University of Utah.

Dr. Ho is a surgeon scientist who covers the whole spectrum of neurosurgery in his clinic but has a keen interest in finding new discoveries to treat pediatric brain tumors. He leads an active NIH funded laboratory focused on developing novel immunotherapies for treatment of pediatric brain tumors. As an accomplished researcher, he also has published numerous research articles and book chapters and is a reviewer for Oncotarget and The Journal of Neuro-Oncology.

Dr. Ho is a pediatric neurosurgeon with UT Health Austin.

Specializations

  • Pediatric neurosurgery
  • Surgical treatment of epilepsy
  • Surgical treatment of pediatric brain tumors

Board Certification

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Awards & Honors

  • Neurosurgeon Research Career Development Program K12, NIH/NINDS
  • Independent Investigator Grant, Rally Foundation

Locations

  • UT Health Austin Pediatric Neurosciences at Dell Children’s - Neurosurgery Clinic
    Dell Children's Specialty Pavilion
    4910 Mueller Blvd., Suite 300
    Austin, TX 78723
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