Siddharth K. Prakash, MD
- Clinical Interests:
- Bicuspid Aortic Valve, Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm, Adult Congenital Heart Disease
- Board Certification:
American Board of Internal Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine, 2001
Baylor College of Medicine, 2004
Baylor College of Medicine, 2008
Dr. Siddharth Prakash is an Assistant Professor at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine, Dr. Prakash’s clinical interests center on bicuspid aortic valve, thoracic aortic aneurysm, and adult congenital heart disease in patients 17 and older. His research concentrates on the genetic causes of bicuspid aortic valves and related congenital abnormalities involving the left ventricular outflow tract and aorta.
Dr. Prakash’s practice philosophy includes continuous assessment, participation in research, and guideline-based therapies. Patients rely on him for long-term care and clear answers regarding their genetic conditions and prognosis due to his strong emphasis in genetic counseling, screening and surveillance for patients and families with congenital heart disease.
Dr. Prakash is a Fellow of the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology.
Dr. Prakash serves as an assistant professor of medical genetics at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School.