Our Team

Chief of Service

Clinical Interests: Skeletal Dysplasias, Inborn Errors of Metabolism, Urea Cycle Disorders. Research Interests: Genetic pathways that specify development and homeostasis: Translational studies of skeletal development and urea cycle disorders, and therapy for metabolic diseases The overall mission... Read more

Address: One Baylor Plaza BCM R814 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas US
Phone: 832-822-4280

Clinic Physicians - Genetics

I believe in partnering with patients and families to provide quality care that meets an individual’s needs and treatment goals. Clinical Interests: Inborn errors of metabolism & Skeletal dysplasias Research Interests: Osteogenesis imperfecta, metabolomic profiling for diagnosis and management... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Ste. 1560 MC CC 1560.00 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas US
Phone: 832-822-4292
I am primarily dedicated to clinical activities in the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics. In the area of clinical genetics, I am involved in the diagnosis and management of patients with birth defects and a variety of genetic disorders and participate in the Skeletal Dysplasia Clinic. I... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street Wallace Tower, Suite 1560 Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas US
Phone: 832-822-4292
As a pediatrician and clinical geneticist, my primary clinical interest is in the diagnosis and management of a wide range of genetic disorders. I have a particular interest in the diagnosis and management of inborn errors of metabolism and skeletal dysplasias including osteogenesis imperfecta. My... Read more


Phone: 832-822-4280

Clinic Physicians - Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Shenava specializes in pediatric orthopedics. Her areas of interest include clubfoot, lower extremity deformities, skeletal dysplasia and fracture care. Dr. Shenava earned her medical degree from the University of Kansas where she also completed her orthopaedic surgery residency. Following her... Read more

Address: Texas Children's Hospital - West Campups 18200 Katy Freeway, 5th Floor Houston, TX 77094 United States See map: Google Maps Texas US , Address: Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus 6701 Fannin Street, 8th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas US
Phone: 832-227-1620 (West) | 832-822-3100 (Main)

Clinic Physicians - Endocrinology

My portfolio includes clinical practice in sexual development disorders, puberty, congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH), growth, and pediatric diabetes. Additionally, I established one of the first gender medicine multidisciplinary teams to care for children born with disorders of sexual... Read more

Address: 6701 Fannin Street 11th Floor Houston, TX 77030 United States See map: Google Maps Texas US
Phone: 832-822-3670

Clinic Coordinator

Sandra Ford