Faryal Ghaffar, MD, Pediatrics, Grapevine, TX, Medical City Las Colinas

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Pediatrics Grapevine, TX

Pediatrician & Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist

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Education & Training

  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical SchoolFellowship, Pediatric Infectious Disease, 1997 - 2000
  • University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals
    University of Texas Medical Branch HospitalsResidency, Pediatrics, 1994 - 1997
  • Dow University of Health Sciences
    Dow University of Health SciencesClass of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 2000 - 2022
  • IN State Medical License
    IN State Medical License 1997 - 2021
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Dallas "Best Pediatricians" D Magazine, 2002
  • Outstanding Presentation Award Infectious Diseases Society of America, 2000
  • Outstanding Presentation Award Annual American Society Microbiology, 1999
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Effect of the 7-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine on Nasopharyngeal Colonization by Streptococcus Pneumoniae in the First Two Years of Life  
    Ghaffar F, Barton T, Lozano J, Muniz LS, Hicks P , Gan V, Ahmad N, McCracken GH, Clinical infectious Disease, 1/1/2004
  • Effects of Large Dosage Amoxicillin/clavulanate or Azithromycin on Nasopharyngeal Carriage of Streptococcus Pneumoniae, Haemophilus Influenzae, Non-pneumococcal Alpha-...  
    Ghaffar F, Muniz LS, Katz K, Smith JL, Davis P, Mobley D, McCracken GH, Clinical Infectious Diseases, 1/1/2002
  • Acute Mastoiditis in Children: A 17 Year Experience in Dallas, Texas  
    Ghaffar F, Meike Wordemann, McCracken GH Jr, Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 1/1/2001
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Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • Salivary Anti-capsular Antibodies in Infants Receiving Conjugate Pneumococcal Vaccine - Relationship to Colonization
    Ghaffar F, Arnaoutakis K, Zhang Q, McCracken G and Finn A, 22nd Annual Meeting of European Society of Paediatric Infectious Disease, Tampere, Finland, 5/26/2004
  • Effect of the Booster Dose of 7-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine on Nasopharyngeal Colonization of Vaccine-type Streptococcus Pneumoniae
    Ghaffar F, Barton T, Lozano J, Muniz L, McCracken GH, 43rd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, Chicago, Illinois, 9/1/2003
  • Effect of the 7- Valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine on Nasopharyngeal Colonization (NP) By Streptococcus Pneumoniae in Early Life
    Ghaffar F, Barton T, Muniz LS, Lozano J, McCracken GH, 42nd Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, San Diego, California, 9/1/2002
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Lectures

  • Respiratory Tract Infections 
    Children's Medical Center, Dallas, Texas - 1/1/2004
  • Bone and Joint Infections 
    Children's Medical Center, Dallas, Texas - 1/1/2004
  • Effect of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine on Colonization and Invasive Disease 
    10/22/2003
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Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Hindi, Spanish, Urdu

Hospital Affiliations