- University of Texas McGovern Medical School - Office of the Registrar
Dr. Jerissa Belsha is a native Texan. After graduating high school as valedictorian, she went on to attend Texas A&M University where she graduated first in her class with a Biomedical Science degree. She then completed her medical degree and pediatric residency at the University of Texas at Houston and was awarded Intern of the Year and served as Chief Resident. During residency, she volunteered with World Medical Missions in Papua New Guinea and also served in Botswana, Romania and China. After residency, Dr. Belsha joined a pediatric hospitalist group caring for newborns and sick children in the hospital. She is joining our practice in 2015 and is excited to take care of the children in our community. Dr. Belsha is an active member of The Woodlands United Methodist Church and has served on The Children of the Woodlands Advisory School Board. She volunteers and helps with local children charities. She enjoys running, traveling, participating in medical mission trips, and spending time with her husband and two children.
Years of Experience: 11
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