Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine.
Houston Methodist. Leading Medicine

Our Physicians

Neurologists

M. Faisal Khan, M.D., D, ABSM

Specialty: Neurology and Pain Medicine
Medical School: King Edward Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan 1999
Clinical Observership: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Jersey City Program 2002
Internship: Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Jersey City Program 2003
Residency: Neurology, University of Nebraska/Creighton University 2006
Fellowship: Neurophysiology/Sleep, Duke University Medical Center 2008
Board Certified: Yes, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, American Board of Sleep Medicine

"My goal is to provide superior care to my patients. I am in a profession known for constantly advancing technology, and I'm always at the forefront of these advances. I provide each patient with a full understanding of treatment options, with the goal of achieving the highest quality of life with the least amount of risk." - M. Faisal Khan, M.D., D, ABSM

Irfan Lalani, M.D.

Specialty: Neurology and Pain Medicine
Medical School: The Aga Kahn University Medical College, Karachi, Pakistan - M.B., B.S. 1999
Residency: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas - Neurology Residency and Chief Resident 2006
Fellowship: University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center - Pain Medicine Fellowship - Department of Anesthesiology, Section of Pain Medicine 2007
Board Certified: Yes, American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) - Board Certified in Neurology and Pain Medicine

"I have an in-depth understanding of the structure and function of the nervous system. I work with my patients to evaluate and formulate comprehensive diagnostic and treatment plans. My goal is to improve the quality of life for my patients." - Ifran Lalani, M.D.

Eddie L. Patton Jr., M.D.

Specialty: Neurology
College: Xavier University 1999, Bachelor of Science in Biology; Alabama State University 2001, Master of Science in Biology
Medical School: Wayne State University School of Medicine 2005
Internship: Internal Medicine, St. John Hospital and Medical Center 2006
Residency: Residency, Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine 2009
Fellowship: Neuromuscular Diseases, Baylor College of Medicine 2011
Special Interests/Expertise: Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease, Headaches/Migraines, Movement Disorders/Parkinson's Disease, Muscle and Nerve Biopsies, Muscle Disorders, Neuromuscular Junction Disorders including Myasthenia Gravis, Neuropathy/Carpal Tunnel Syndrome/Peripheral Nerve Disorders, Stroke, Motor Neuron Diseases including ALS
Professional Activity: American Academy of Neurology, Houston Medical Forum, Texas Medical Association, Texas Neurological Society

"My mission is to provide quality and compassionate neurological care to my patients. I strive to establish trust and good communication with patients and their families regarding care and treatment. I am committed to ensuring that I keep my patients at the forefront of advances in neurological treatments and technology." - Eddie L. Patton Jr., M.D.

Amitabh Shukla, M.D.

Specialty: Neurology
Medical School: B.J. Medical College - M.D.
Internship: B.J. Medical College - Internal Medicine Internship
Residency: University of Vermont - Neurology Residency
Fellowship: University of Vermont - Neuromuscular and EMG Fellowship
Board Certified: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, EMG, Vascular Neurology, Sleep Medicine
Special Interests/Expertise: Back and Neck pain, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke/TIA, Myasthenia Gravis, Parkinson's Disease, Seizure Disorders, Sleep Disorders
Professional Activity: Stroke Director - Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, Chief, Neurology Service Line - Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital, President Elect - Fort Bend Medical Society, Director, Neurology - McGregor Medical Association 1992-2000, Consultant Neurologist - Houston Methodist Sugar Land Hospital

I have over 22 years of experience providing compassionate and comprehensive care as well as specialized, evidence based treatment for adult neurological conditions and diseases. I treat all my patients with Excellence, Care, Compassion, Respect and Integrity." - Amitabh Shukla, M.D.

Larry Tran, M.D.

Specialty: Neurology
College: Baylor University 2003, Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience & Biology
Medical School: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 2007
Internship: Internal Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 2008
Residency: Residency, Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine 2011
Fellowship: Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 2012
Board Certified: American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Special Interests/Expertise: Neuropathy/Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Peripheral Nerve Disorders, Motor Neuron Diseases Including ALS, Neuromuscular Junction Disorders Including Myasthenia Gravis, Epilepsy/Seizures, Stroke, Headaches/Migraines
Professional Activity: American Academy of Neurology, Texas Neurological Society

"My mission is the service of my patients through the complexity that is the field of neurology while delivering quality care in a patient oriented environment. I strive to achieve open communication with my patients in an effort to work as a team to develop treatment plans, all the while keeping them updated on the latest advances in treatment and care." - Larry Tran, M.D.