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Texas Medical Center

Phone: 832-824-5800
Fax: 832-825-1903


6621 Fannin StreetSuite A3300
Suite A3300
Houston, TX 77030

Shazia Mohammad, MD


Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Fellowship Pediatric Anesthesiology 2018
University of Florida College of Medicine Residency Anesthesiology 2017
Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Internship Internal Medicine 2014
University of Florida College of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2013


Shazia Mohammad, M.D. is an Assistant Professor at Baylor College of Medicine and a Pediatric Anesthesiologist for the Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine for Texas Children’s Hospital. She is interested in minimizing risk of anesthetic exposure to brain development of neonates and children and maximizing medications that protect brain growth. She uses a multimodal approach to pain treatment including the use of ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia to help optimize pain management. She strives to provide excellent care for her patients throughout the perioperative period.

Through Baylor College of Medicine, she enjoys teaching the future generation of anesthesiologists including fellows, residents, and medical students with didactic lectures and clinical teaching.


1. Fetal Anesthesia including ex-utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) and in-utero procedures

2. Anesthesia for Plastics Reconstructive and Craniofacial Surgery

3. Anesthesia Equipment and Safety

4. Pediatric Pain Management with Ultrasound-Guided Regional Anesthesia

5. Medical Informatics

6. Global Health

7. Environmental Sustainability


Organization Name Role
American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Member
Society for Pediatric Anesthesia (SPA) Member

Selected Publications

Mohammad S, Gravenstein N, Gonsalves D, Vasilopoulos T, Lampotang S. “Higher Fresh Gas Flow Rates Decrease Tidal Volume During Pressure Control Ventilation.” Anesthesia and Analgesia 2017 May;124(5):1506-1511. PubMed PMID: 28333703.

Chandrakantan A, Mohammad S, Adler AC. “Anesthetic management of acute nasal epistaxis occurring during general anesthesia.” Paediatric Anaesthesia 2019 Jun 5; [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31166054.

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* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.