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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-824-5800
Fax: 832-825-5801


6621 Fannin Street
Suite A3300
Houston, TX 77030

Nihar V. Patel, MD

Division Chief, General Anesthesiology

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Anesthesiology 2011
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Anesthesiology 2009
John Peter Smith Hospital Internship Transitional 2006
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2005


My clinical interests include acute pain management for our post-operative patients, including the use of ultrasound to guide our regional blockade for surgical procedures. In addition, I take an interest in pediatric liver transplantation.


Organization Name Role
American Medical Association Member
American Society of Anesthesiologists Member
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Member
Texas Medical Association Member
Texas Society of Anesthesiologists Member

Selected Publications

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