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West Campus

Pulmonary Medicine
Phone: 832-227-1111


18200 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77094

Naga Jaya Smitha Yenduri, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Pulmonology 2014
Brookdale Hospital Medical Center Residency Pediatrics 2011
Deccan College of Medical Sciences MBBS Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery 2006


Clinical Interests:

Asthma, Cystic fibrosis, Ventilator dependent patients, pulmonary complications of sickle cell disease and other pediatric lung diseases.

Research Interests:

Quality improvement projects to help improve quality of health care delivery.

Selected Publications

Lee SA, Sayad E, Yenduri NJS, Wang KY, Guillerman RP, Farber HJ. Improvement in Pulmonary Function Following Discontinuation of Vaping or E-Cigarette Use in Adolescents with EVALI. Pediatr Allergy Immunol Pulmonol. 2021 Mar;34(1):23-29. doi: 10.1089/ped.2020.1270. PMID: 33734875; PMCID: PMC8082033.

Wang KY, Jadhav SP, Yenduri NJS, Lee SA, Farber HJ, Guillerman RP. E-cigarette or vaping product use-associated lung injury in the pediatric population: imaging features at presentation and short-term follow-up. Pediatr Radiol. 2020 Aug;50(9):1231-1239. doi: 10.1007/s00247-020-04698-x. Epub 2020 Jun 3. PMID: 32495177.

Yenduri NJS, Guillerman RP, Farber HJ. Pediatric Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis. Medscape. Updated Jan 28, 2022. Available at:

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