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Farida Abid, MD

Healthcare Provider
Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin Street
Suite 1250
Houston, Texas, United States

Dr. Farida Abid currently serves as a neurology specialist in the department of neurology at Texas Children’s Hospital. She is also working as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology at Baylor College of Medicine. Her clinical interests include general child neurology and muscular dystrophy. Her research interests are in muscular dystrophy with a focus on Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Dr. Abid obtained her medical degree from Dow Medical College and also completed her internship there. She completed her residency in pediatrics from Cooper University Hospital followed by a fellowship in pediatric neurology from Baylor College of Medicine.

She holds membership of various organizations such as American Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Pediatrics, and Child Neurology Society.


Representative Publication(s):

Cranial nerve palsies in renal osteodystrophy