Dr. Carlos Vallbona, M.D.
Consulting Physician, TIRR Memorial Hermann
Dr. Carlos Valbona specializes in management of post-polio syndrome, a condition that affects people who previously contracted polio.
- American Board of Pediatrics
Education, Internship and Residency
- Medical School: Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
- Internship: Pediatrics, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY
- Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
Awards and Recognition
Dr. Vallbona was recently honored by the Texas Medical Center International Affairs Advisory Council for his work with post-polio patients along with the International Consular Corps of Houston.
Dr. Vallbona was called "one of the world's foremost authorities on [post-polio]." by Jorge Franz, Chair of the Texas Medical Center International Affairs Advisory Committee. Read his letter to the editor of the Houston Business Journal.