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Texas Children's Pavilion for Women - West Tower6621 Fannin Street, 6th Floor
6621 Fannin Street, 6th Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Viral A. Dave, MD

Attending Neonatologist

Texas Children's Hospital
Assistant Professor, Newborn/Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Albert Einstein College of Medicine Fellowship Neonatal-Perinatal 2007
Flushing Hospital Medical Center Residency Pediatrics 2004
Government Medical College Surat Medical School Bachelor of Medicine & Surgery 1993


Dr. Dave's special interest is in evidence based medical practice and excellence in clinical care.


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
Harris County Hospital District Member

Selected Publications

Dave V, Brion L, Campbell D, Scheiner M, Raab C, Nafday S. Splanchnic tissue oxygenation, but not brain tissue oxygenation, increases after feeds in stable preterm neonates tolerating full bolus orogastric feeding. Journal of Perinatology 2009, 29: 213-218.

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