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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-822-1750 (Neurology) | 832-822-0959 (Epilepsy Center)


6621 Fannin Street
Suite 1250
Houston, TX 77030

Irfan Ali, MD

Assistant Professor Pediatrics and Neurology

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Clinical Neurophysiology 2015
Medical University of South Carolina Residency Child Neurology 2014
Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center Residency Pediatrics 2008
Quaid-E-Azam Medical College MBBS Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery 2001


I consider every patient is a unique human being with their unique physical and emotional issues. I believe in building trust-based partnership to provide accurate information about their condition or diagnosis, including options of treatment that are available in managing a particular condition as well as to help in managing health issues and navigate complex decisions.
Clinical Interests:
Epilepsy surgical treatment
Inflammatory and toxic neuropathies
Peripheral nerve disorders
Research Interests:
Investigational drugs in the treatment of epilepsy, closed loop neuromodulation treatment in children with epilepsy


Organization Name Role
American Clinical Neurophysiology Society
American Epilepsy Society


Selected Publications

Valdes, E; Boolbol, S; Ali, I; Cohen, J; Feldman, S; “Intraoperative touch preparation cytology: Does it work for Lobular Carcinoma?” Annals of Surgical Oncology 2007;14:2940-2945.
Ali, I; Waseem, M, Augustine, G; Kulkarni, Aparna; “An infant with respiratory distress” Pediatric Emergency Care 2008 Sep;24 (9):624-6.

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