Shaun S. Varghese, M.D.

Physician | The Houston Institute of Neurology for Kids

Shaun S. Varghese, M.D.
ABPN Board Certified in Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology

POSTGRADUATE

  • Chief Resident, Department of Child Neurology, University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    Houston, TX July 2013 – June 2014
  • Residency, Child Neurology, University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    Houston, TX June 2011 – June 2014
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    Houston, TX June 2009 – June 2011

EDUCATION

  • M.D., University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    Houston, Texas August 2004 – May 2009
    • Neuroscience Research Center Distinguished Medical Student Award Nomination (2008-2009)
    • 2006 Research Forum and C. Frank Webber Prize nomination
    • Bryant Boutwell, Dr.P.H., and John P. McGovern, M.D. Scholarship (2004-2005)
  • B.A., Austin College.
    Sherman, Texas August 2000 – May 2004
    • Major: Business Administration

Dr. Varghese grew up in Dallas, Texas where he always had an interest in science and sports. He attended college at Austin College in Sherman, TX where he decided to pursue a career in business administration while taking pre-med courses. He graduated in 2004 with a Bachelor of Arts and was also accepted into medical school at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. After graduating in 2009, Shaun began his 5-year pediatric neurology residency at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Here he completed two years of general pediatrics, one year of adult neurology and two years of pediatric neurology training in the largest medical center in the world. He was chosen to be chief resident during the 2013-14 academic year. He graduated in June 2014 and founded The Houston Institute of Neurology for Kids, which opened August 2014. Dr. Varghese is also on staff at Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital The Woodlands where he provides consult services in the neonatal ICU and pediatrics unit.

Dr. Varghese is a general pediatric neurologist with an interest in concussion/ sports neurology, migraines, neonatal neurology, and epilepsy.

The majority of Dr. Varghese’s leisure time is spent with his wife, two sons and extended family. He enjoys quality time with his family, traveling, and sporting events as time allows.

Dr. Varghese is board certified by the ABPN and licensed to practice medicine in the state of Texas. He founded THINK Neurology for Kids in 2014.