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West Campus

Pulmonary Medicine
Phone: 832-227-2130
Fax: 832-227-1637 (West)


18200 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77094

Binal S. Kancherla, MD

Medical Director, Children’s Sleep Center

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Sleep Medicine 2010
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Pulmonary 2009
University of Texas at Houston Residency Pediatrics 2006
Boston University School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2003


Dr. Kancherla specializes in treating children with lung diseases and has a particular interest in childhood sleep disorders and sleep disordered breathing. She has specialty training in both Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine and Sleep Medicine.

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Organization Name Role
American Academy of Sleep Medicine Member
American College of Chest Physicians Member
American Thoracic Society Member

Selected Publications

Vision 2020: How Caregiving and Work Productivity Outlook Shifted for Academic Pediatric Faculty.  Chumpitazi CE, Camp EA, Cuevas-Guaman M, Doughty C, Kancherla B, Lingappan K, Moran NE, Murray KO, Perez O, Shekerdemian LS, O'Connor TM.J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2022 Feb 14. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2021.0555. Online ahead of print.PMID: 35167379

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