Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US


BA from Baylor University
MD from Texas A&M HSC College of Medicine
Residency at The George Washington University School of Medicine
Postdoctoral Fellowship at Stanford University
Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes


American Board of Pediatrics - General Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Endocrinology

Professional Statement

Dr. DeSalvo joined the faculty in Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology at Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital in July 2015. Previously, he was a postdoctoral fellow at Stanford University where was an active researcher in diabetes device technology, including closed-loop artificial pancreas systems. His overarching goal is to provide compassionate and comprehensive treatment to children entrusted to his care, and to advance the field through clinical research. It was through his personal experience living with type 1 diabetes, and a desire to help others on a similar journey that motivated him to become a pediatric endocrinologist. He is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and Gold Humanism Honor Society.

Selected Publications


The Endocrine Society
American Diabetes Association
Pediatric Endocrine Society
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy of Pediatrics