Pratik Parikh, MD
CHRISTUS Children's

Pratik Parikh, MD

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, Pediatrics

Assistant Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit | Assistant Professor, Baylor College of Medicine


Dr. Parikh received his medical degree from Pramukh Swami College, India. He completed his pediatric residency and chief residency at St. Peter University Children’s Hospital in New Jersey. He completed his fellowship at the University of Rochester, New York. After graduating from the fellowship, Dr. Parikh was recruited to join the faculty at Seattle Children’s Hospital Division of Neonatology as an Assistant Professor. He has various interests including neonatal neuroprotection and clinical research. He has conducted preclinical and clinical studies in neonatal neuroprotection and has been involved in NIH funded clinical trials (HEAL and PENUT trials). In his current position at CHRISTUS Children's, he leads several multidisciplinary teams involved in caring for extremely sick neonates and is the director of clinical research in the NICU. You may review Dr. Parikh’s research and published articles by visiting the National Library of Medicine.

Hospital Affiliations
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital
CHRISTUS Children’s


Education & Certifications

  • Education


    Pramukh Swami Medical College, India

  • Education


    St. Peter University Hospital, New Jersey - Pediatric Residency

  • Education


    Neonatal-Perinatal Fellowship at University of Rochester, New York

  • Certificate

    Board Certifications

    American College of Pediatrics: Pediatrics and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

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