Laila Mohammad, M.D., joins Cook Children’s Neurosurgery team

News and Announcements | October 7, 2021 | cookchildrens

Cook Children's Institute for MIND Health is pleased to welcome Laila Mohammad, M.D. to Neurosurgery. Dr. Mohammad joined Cook Children's in August of 2021. She completed her medical degree at Vanderbilt University and neurosurgery residency at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine prior to completing fellowship training in pediatric neurosurgery at Northwestern University (Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital.) Her research interests include traumatic brain injury and cortical spreading depolarization.

Dr. Mohammad will practice general pediatric neurosurgery at Cook Children's Medical Center in Fort Worth. To refer a patient to our Neurosurgery team, call 682-885-2500.

“It is a true privilege for me to be able to combine my passions of playing with children, educating families, and performing surgery on our most elegant organ in the body. Through my journey, I found that I have the hands of a surgeon, but the heart of a pediatrician.” – Dr. Laila Mohammad

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