Daniel H. Teitelbaum, M.D.
Professor of Surgery
C.S. Mott Children's Hospital
Dr. Teitelbaum is a Professor of Surgery at the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, and the Medical Director for HomeMed and MedEquip for the University of Michigan. He did his undergraduate work at Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. He received his medical degree at the Ohio State College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio in 1983. He trained in General Surgery at the Ohio State University Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, and completed his training in Pediatric Surgery at Columbus Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, in 1992. He began his work at the University of Michigan as an Assistant Professor of Surgery in 1992, became an Associate Professor in 1999, and a full Professor of Surgery in 2004.
Dr. Teitelbaum has Board certification in Pediatric Surgery, Surgical Critical Care, and General Surgery.
Clinical interests: Dr. Teitelbaum performs a wide range of general pediatric surgery including surgery of the neck, chest and abdomen. He has a particular interest in surgery for Hirschsprung's disease, ambiguous genitalia, and short bowel syndrome.
Research Interests: Dr. Teitelbaum has an active research laboratory which focuses on many of the complications associated with total parenteral nutrition and short bowel syndrome. This includes how the mucosa develops atrophy with the lack of enteral nutrition, as well as modalities to prevent this.