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Dr. Giuseppe Colasurdo MD

Dr. Giuseppe Colasurdo MD

Pediatric Pulmonary Specialist

Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(832) 325-6516


Born in Morrone Del Sannio, Italy, Dr. Giuseppe Colasurdo earned his undergraduate degree at the Liceo Scientifico Galileo Galilei and his medical degree at the UniversitĂ  degli G. d'Annunzio School of Medicine, both in Pescara, Italy.

He completed his residency at The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and a fellowship at the University of Colorado Health Science Center and the National Jewish Medical and Research Center in Denver. During his fellowship, he initiated studies on the autonomic regulation of the airway smooth muscle, the biology of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection, and ontogeny of airway dysfunction and inflammation in childhood asthma.

Dr. Colasurdo, who has been in practice since 1985, is board certified in pediatric pulmonology. He specializes in respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), pediatric asthma and other lung disorders in infants and children. His primary clinical interests include gene-environment interactions, childhood asthma, wheezing and chronic lung disease in infancy.

A distinguished, long-time member of the faculty of McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Dr. Colasurdo is the current president of UTHealth. He is an internationally known researcher who has received research funding from the National Institutes of Health, the Children’s Miracle Network and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Physician Details

Medical Education
Universita Degli Studi G D'Annunzio, 1985
Internships & Residency
Universita Degli Studi G D'Annunzio, 1988
University of Texas at Galveston - Pediatrics, 1991
University of Colorado Denver - Graduate Medical Education, 1994
PCP Number
Cities Served
Bellaire, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City, Pasadena
ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007


Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup MMP Perinatal*
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Exchange PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks PPO*
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Corporate Remedies Worker's Comp*
  • Corvel Worker's Comp*
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - PPO Network*
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - Worker's Comp*
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health - Worker's Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Injury Management Organization Worker's Comp*
  • Interplan Health Group (IHG)*
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Olympus (International) - PPO Network*
  • Political Subdivision Workers Comp Alliance*
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Worker's Comp
  • Rockport - PPO Network*
  • Superior CHIP/Perinatal*
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • Texas True Choice - PPO Network*
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Chronic Complete
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare Star Plus Perinatal*
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • USA Managed Care Organization - Worker's Comp*
  • Wellcare
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp