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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Pediatric end stage renal disease health-related quality of life differs by modality: a PedsQL ESRD analysis.
Goldstein SL, Rosburg NM, Warady BA, Seikaly M, McDonald R, Limbers C, Varni JW Pediatr. Nephrol. 2009 Aug 24 8 1553-60
Respiratory syncytial virus prophylaxis: a survey of pediatric solid organ transplant centers.
Michaels MG, Fonseca-Aten M, Green M, Charsha-May D, Friedman B, Seikaly M, Sánchez PJ Pediatr Transplant 2009 Jun 13 4 451-6
Successful split liver-kidney transplant for factor H associated hemolytic uremic syndrome.
Saland JM, Shneider BL, Bromberg JS, Shi PA, Ward SC, Magid MS, Benchimol C, Seikaly MG, Emre SH, Bresin E, Remuzzi G Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2009 Jan 4 1 201-6
Urinary prostaglandins and the effect of indomethacin on phosphate excretion in children with hypophosphatemic rickets.
Seikaly MG, Waber PG, Baum M Pediatr. Res. 2008 Aug 64 2 210-2
Use of rhGH in children with chronic kidney disease: lessons from NAPRTCS.
Seikaly MG, Salhab N, Warady BA, Stablein D Pediatr. Nephrol. 2007 Aug 22 8 1195-204
Bisphosphonate use in children with bone disease.
Hickey J, Lemons D, Waber P, Seikaly MG J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2006 Nov 14 12 638-44
Stature in children with chronic kidney disease: analysis of NAPRTCS database.
Seikaly MG, Salhab N, Gipson D, Yiu V, Stablein D Pediatr. Nephrol. 2006 Jun 21 6 793-9
Impact of alendronate on quality of life in children with osteogenesis imperfecta.
Seikaly MG, Kopanati S, Salhab N, Waber P, Patterson D, Browne R, Herring JA J Pediatr Orthop 2005 Nov-Dec 25 6 786-91
Patterns and time of initiation of dialysis in US children.
Seikaly MG, Salhab N, Browne R Pediatr. Nephrol. 2005 Jul 20 7 982-8
Validation of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services algorithm for eligibility for dialysis.
Seikaly MG, Loleh S, Rosenblum A, Browne R Pediatr. Nephrol. 2004 Aug 19 8 893-7

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)