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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-824-3278
Fax: 832-825-5899


6651 Main StreetLegacy Tower, 21st Floor
Legacy Tower, 21st Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Amy E. Sanyahumbi, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatric Cardiology

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Children's National Medical Center research fellow Research Fellowship 2013
Children's National Medical Center fellowship Pediatric Cardiology 2011
Children's National Medical Center residency Pediatrics 2006
University of Maryland medical school Doctor of Medicine 2003


Dr. Sanyahumbi (formerly Dr. Sims) sees patients with a wide range of concerns, from chest pain and syncope to complex congenital and acquired heart disease. She has a special interest in global pediatric cardiology and rheumatic heart disease. She attends on the pediatric cardiology inpatient ward of Texas Children’s Hospital, and provides outpatient care at the Sugarland, Kingwood, and Clear Lake locations.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American College of Cardiology Member
American Heart Association Member
Harris County Medical Society Member

Selected Publications

Sims, A., Colquhoun, S,. Weber, R., Carapetis, J. "World Disease Burden of Group A Streptococcal Diseases" book chapter in Streptococcus Pyogenes: Basic Biology to Clinical Manifestations. In Press.

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