Dr. Shamshirsaz completed fellowship in perinatal surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in 2014, after completing a fellowship in Maternal Fetal Medicine at the University of Connecticut in 2012. He serves as the chief of Fetal Therapy and Surgery Division, co-director of the Maternal Fetal Surgery Section, director of the Perinatal Surgery Fellowship and co-chief of Fetal Center Steering Committee in Texas Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Shamshirsaz is internationally recognized as one of very few fetal surgeons who manages complex cases including in utero repair of neural tube defects, congenital heart disease, lower urinary tract obstruction, in utero interventions for congenital diaphragmatic hernia, twin-to-twin transfusion. Dr. Shamshirsaz is a natural mentor and teacher, who is actively involved in the medical education and training of medical students, residents, and fellows at Baylor College of Medicine.
An active member of numerous professional societies all over the world, Dr. Shamshirsaz has written more than 150 peer-reviewed scientific papers in fetal surgery, as well as numerous textbook chapters, abstracts, and poster presentations.
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