Sara Anvari, MD
Department or Service
- Texas Medical Center
- West Campus
Phone: 832-824-1319 (Main) | 832-227-2280 (West)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
|University of Missouri Kansas City||fellowship||Allergy and Immunology||2014|
|University of Arkansas for Medical Science||residency||Pediatrics||2012|
|University of Arkansas for Medical Science||internship||Pediatrics||2010|
|University of Dublin||medical school||MB BCH BAO||2009|
Dr. Sara Anvari, MD is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Section of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital.
Dr. Anvari treats patients with food allergy, asthma, allergic rhinitis, atopic dermatitis, drug allergy and immune deficiencies.
Dr. Anvari has an interest in both the clinical evaluation and translational research of food allergic disorders, eosinophilic gastrointestinal disorders and atopic dermatitis and has been focused on finding new therapies and improving the understanding of the disease pathology. Her primary research interest focuses on defining cellular and humoral immune profiles in individuals with food allergies and elucidating the mechanisms by which the body develops tolerance from oral immunotherapy. She currently leads research projects to further understand the immunopathogenesis of food allergies and the development of oral tolerance which will provide the groundwork for the development of innovative diagnostic and therapeutic options for patients with food allergies.
Overall, Dr. Anvari is focused on improving the quality of life for infants, children and adolescents with allergic disorders. She has dedicated her career, thus far, to understand and investigate the underlying immune mechanisms driving these conditions. Dr. Anvari is dedicated to providing her patients and their families with excellent and comprehensive medical care.
The Clinical Research Center will present the Clinical Research Award for First Quarter 2016 to Dr. Sara Anvari, physician, Allergy and Immunology. Dr. Anvari is a dedicated clinical scientist for the food allergy research trials at Texas Children’s Hospital.
|American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology||Member|
|American Academy of Pediatrics||Member|
|American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology||Member|
|Clinical Immunology Society||Member|
Anvari S, Vylidal C, Rezaiekhaligh M, Hongying D, Jones B. Genetic Variation Along the Histamine Pathway in Children with Allergic vs Non-Allergic Asthma. American Journal of RespiratoryCell &Molecular Biology 2015 Apr 24. [Epub ahead of print].