Michele Loor, M.D., assistant professor of surgery in the Division of General Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, fills the role of Medical Director for the Surgical Intensive Care Unit at Baylor St. Luke’s Medical Center, a position previously held by Dr. Southard.
Dr. Loor earned her medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School and completed General Surgery Residency training at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Ill. During that time, she spent two years completing a Burn Research Fellowship. She then went on to complete a Critical Care and Burn Fellowship at the University of Chicago Hospitals. After completing her training, Dr. Loor had faculty appointments at both Cleveland Clinic and the University of Minnesota. Her research interests include surgical infections, wound healing, and surgical quality.