Belinda Hsi Dickie, MD, PhD

Pediatric Surgeon, Peña Colorectal Center

Surgical Director, Hemangioma and Vascular Malformation Program

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636 3240


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Colorectal surgery; vascular malformations; minimally invasive surgery; general pediatric surgery


Belinda Hsi Dickie, MD, PhD, is the surgical director of the Hemangioma and Vascular Malformations Center since July 2013. She is also the director of the Vascular Anomalies Fellowship. Dr. Dickie is an assistant professor with the Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. She obtained her medical degree at the University of Toronto, and completed general surgery residency and an advanced minimally invasive surgery fellowship at the University of Alberta. She continued her training, completing fellowships in pediatric vascular malformations and pediatric colorectal surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and in pediatric surgery at the University of Florida. She returned to Cincinnati Children’s in 2011.

Dr. Dickie has a special interest in the medical and surgical treatment of vascular malformations, and minimally invasive surgery. She has a lab in vascular biology which looks at the genetics and molecular pathways involved with lymphangiogenesis, and the genetics involved in the development of vascular malformations. The lab is looking at novel mutations in vascular malformations and the potential effects on lymphatic growth, and different treatment alternatives.

Education and Training

MD: University of Toronto, Toronto,Ontario, Canada 1998.

Residency: General Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Fellowship: Advanced Minimally Invasive Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada; Vascular anomalies, Cincinnati Children's, Cincinnati, OH; Pediatric Colorectal Surgery, Cincinnati Children's, Cincinnati, OH; Pediatric Surgery, University of Florida Gainesville, Florida.

Certification: General Surgery, 2006; Pediatric Surgery, 2011.

PhD: 2008.


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