Biography

Director, Pediatric Renal Transplant Fellowship Program

Medical Director, Pediatric Renal Transplant, Children's Health

Education

Medical School
American University - Beirut (1981)
Internship
American University Medical Center (1981), Pediatrics
Residency
American University Medical Center (1983), Pediatrics
Residency
American University Medical Center (1984), Pediatrics
Fellowship
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital (1987), Pediatric Nephrology

Research Interest

  • Metabolic bone disease in children
  • Pediatric hypertension
  • Pediatric renal transplant

Publications

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Acute antibody-mediated rejection in pediatric kidney transplants: a single center experience.
Twombley K, Thach L, Ribeiro A, Joseph C, Seikaly M Pediatr Transplant 2013 Nov 17 7 E149-55
Emphysematous pyelonephritis in an infant.
Siddique K, Seikaly MG Pediatr. Infect. Dis. J. 2013 Oct 32 10 1157-8
An infant with hypercalcemia and rachitic changes: question.
Siddique K, Lucke A, Lucio D, Lopez X, Seikaly M Pediatr. Nephrol. 2013 Feb 28 2 245-6, 247-9
Intraventricular rituximab and systemic chemotherapy for treatment of central nervous system post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder after kidney transplantation.
Twombley K, Pokala H, Ardura MI, Harker-Murray P, Johnson-Welch SF, Weinberg A, Seikaly M Pediatr Transplant 2012 Sep 16 6 E201-9
Pediatric nephrology: highlights for the general practitioner.
Seikaly M, Habib S, Barakat AJ, Gattineni J, Quigley R, Desi D Int J Pediatr 2012 2012 270725
Highlights for the management of a child with hypertension.
Seikaly MG Int J Pediatr 2012 2012 364716
Inosine monophosphate dehydrogenase (IMPDH) activity as a pharmacodynamic biomarker of mycophenolic acid effects in pediatric kidney transplant recipients.
Fukuda T, Goebel J, Th√łgersen H, Maseck D, Cox S, Logan B, Sherbotie J, Seikaly M, Vinks AA J Clin Pharmacol 2011 Mar 51 3 309-20
Strategies of treatment of pediatric hypertension.
Seikaly MG, Bahlawan-Seikaly S J Med Liban 2010 Jul-Sep 58 3 161-6
Recurrence of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis in renal allograft: an in-depth review.
Vinai M, Waber P, Seikaly MG Pediatr Transplant 2010 May 14 3 314-25
The effect of rhGH on height velocity and BMI in children with CKD: a report of the NAPRTCS registry.
Seikaly MG, Waber P, Warady BA, Stablein D Pediatr. Nephrol. 2009 Sep 24 9 1711-7

Books

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Honors & Awards

  • Best Pediatric Specialists in Collin County
    D Magazine (2009-2012)
  • Best Pediatric Specialists in Dallas
    D Magazine (2009-2017)
  • Texas Super Doctors
    Texas Monthly (2009-2018)
  • Texas Hall of Fame
    (2005-2009)
  • American Board of Medical Specialties
    Marquis Who's Who Publication (2003-2012)
  • Best Pediatricians in Dallas
    D Magazine (2003-2012)
  • Guide to America's Best Pediatricians
    (2003-2009)
  • The Best Doctors in America
    (2003-2012)
  • International Scientist of the Year
    International Biographical Center of Cambridge (2002)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Society for Transplantations (1996)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (1988)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (1988)
  • American Society of Nephrology (1987)
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology (1987)
  • International Society of Nephrology (1987)
  • National Kidney Foundation (1987)