Dr. Amrou Sarraj is a graduate of Damascus University Medical School and completed his residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) Medical School, where he also completed fellowships in neurophysiology and vascular neurology.
Board certified in neurology, Dr. Sarraj’s major clinical interest is treatment of strokes. He received the Mordecai Y.T. Globus New Investigator Award in Stroke for “Optimizing Prediction Scores for Poor Outcome after Intra-arterial Therapy for Anterior Circulation Acute Ischemic Stroke,” and has been invited as a speaker for national and international stroke meetings. In practice in Houston since 2006, he treats patients 18 years and older and speaks Arabic.
Dr. Sarraj’s goal is to improve patients and see them back to normal after suffering a devastating disease such as a stroke. Known for his passion for patient care and thorough approach, he goes above and beyond to treat his patients like family and ensure they receive the best care possible.
A Houston resident, Dr. Sarraj is married and the father of two daughters. He loves sports, especially football.