Daniel Hsia

Assistant Professor and Assistant Program Director

Joint Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism Program

Pennington Biomedical Research Center

6400 Perkins Rd.

Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Office: 225-763-2831

Fax: (225) 763-3022


M.D. - Albany Medical College

B.S. - Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (6 year Accelerated Biomedical Program)


Dr. Hsia completed a 4 year residency in combined Medicine/Pediatrics at LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, and he served as Chief Resident during his final year of training.  He then went on to complete a 4 year combined Adult and Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX in 2012. 

Clinical Interests

The transition of pediatric patients into adult care

Research Interests

Prevention and intervention strategies for diabetes and obesity especially in the pediatric population as well as the metabolic changes that occur after bariatric surgery.