Nidhy P. Varghese, MD

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center
  • Specialty Care


Pulmonary Medicine

Phone: 832-822-3300 (Main) | 281-494-7010 (Sugar Land)
Fax: 832-825-3308

Contact Information

Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6701 Fannin Street, 9th Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States
Texas US

Texas Children's Specialty Care Sugar Land
15400 Southwest Freeway
Sugar Land, TX 77478
United States
Texas US

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Pulmonary 2010
New York University School of Medicine residency Pediatrics 2007
Albany Medical College medical school Doctor of Medicine 2004


It is an honor to be a pediatrician, to care for children so that they may thrive. As a pediatric pulmonologist, my specific area of interest is pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary complications of sickle cell disease.  I enjoy working closely with families and colleagues to deliver the best care possible in outpatient and hospital settings.

Clinical Interests:

Pulmonary hypertension
Sickle cell disease 

Research Interests:

Pulmonary hypertension


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American College of Chest Physicians Member
American Kerala Medical Graduates Member
American Thoracic Society Member
Texas Pediatric Society Resident Member

Selected Publications

Varghese NP, Schecter MG, Heinle JS, Morales DL, Smith EO, Mallory GB, Elidemir O. Minimal (A1) Acute Rejection Episodes are Independent Risk Factors for the Development of Bronchiolitis Obliterans Syndrome in Pediatric Lung Transplant Recipients. Thematic poster presentation at 2009 International American Thoracic Society Conference, May 15-20 2009, San Diego, CA.