Matei Petrescu, MD

Matei Petrescu, MD

Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


After graduating from medical school in Romania, Dr. Matei Petrescu started his pediatric career at SUNY Downstate in Brooklyn, New York. He then completed a pediatric critical care fellowship at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston in 2007. With a special interest in medical education, he also completed a Master of Science in medical education at the University of Maastricht, Netherlands in 2016.

Special interests/areas of expertise: Educational research, respiratory physiology, physician resilience Hobbies: Hiking, swimming, and skiing

Hospital Affiliations
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital
CHRISTUS Children’s