Sahar Siddiqui, MD

Department or Service


  • Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-824-3800
Fax: 832-825-9330

Contact Information

6701 Fannin Street
11th Floor
Houston, TX 77030
United States

Assistant Professor, Renal Section, Department of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
DOW Medical College medical school Doctor of Medicine 2006
Winthrop University Hospital internship 2010
Virginia Commonwealth university residency Pediatrics 2012
Children’s National Medical Center fellowship Pediatric Nephrology 2016


Dr. Siddiqui specializes in caring for pediatric patients from infancy to adolescence with a wide variety of renal disorders including obstructive uropathies, hypertension, nephrotic syndrome, glomerulonephritis, acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, dialysis and transplant. Her philosophy of care is based on putting patients first, working together with families and subspecialists to construct treatment plans for children with chronic kidney disease and transitioning them towards renal transplantation. Her research interest is in nephrotic syndrome, chronic kidney disease and its comorbidities.  She also has interest in advocacy and health policy for children with kidney disease.

Clinical Interests:

• Cystinosis

• Glomerulonephritis

• End Stage Kidney Disease (ESKD) / chronic dialysis

• Kidney Transplantation

Research Interests:

• Nephrotic syndrome

• Outcomes research in chronic kidney disease (CKD) 


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American Society of Nephrology Member
American Society of Pediatric Nephrology Member

Selected Publications

Siddiqui S, Mistry K., Moudgil A. Pleural and pericardial effusion: A manifestation of SVC syndrome in a child on chronic hemodialysis. Hemodialysis International 19(Suppl 3):S51-S53, PubMed PMID: 26448389, 2015.

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