Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX, US


Residency at Baylor College Of Medicine
MD from Baylor College Of Medicine
BBA from University Of Houston


American Board of Anesthesiology

Honors & Awards

Chief of Anesthesia Services
Chair of Credentials and Peer Review Committee
Medical Executive Committee, Member
Gold Humanism Honor Society

Professional Interests

  • Ambulatory Anesthesia
  • Resident Education
  • Patient Safety
  • Operating Room Management

Professional Statement

Dr. Rahel Selassie joined Baylor College of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of the Ambulatory Anesthesia Services Division. She received her medical education and completed her anesthesiology residency at Baylor College of Medicine, serving as Chief Resident during her final year of residency. She currently practices anesthesiology at both the Jamail Specialty Care Center and the Houston Hospital for Specialized Surgery.

She has taken an active leadership role within her department, serving as the Chief of Anesthesia Services at the Houston Hospital for Specialized Surgery, where she also serves as the Chair of the Credentialing and Peer Evaluation Committee and as an active member of the Medical Executive Committee.

She is an active member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (serves on the House of Delegates), and Society for Ambulatory Anesthesia.

She enjoys meeting patients, taking the time to speak with them about anesthesia, allaying their concerns, answering questions, and providing both excellent and safe anesthesia.


American Society of Anesthesiologists
Texas Society of Anesthesiologists
House of Delegates, Alternate Delegate, District 7

Professional Development

The "Skinny" on Obesity - Anesthetic Implications
Sponsor: Texas Medical Association