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Dr. Shaila Gowda MD

Dr. Shaila Gowda MD


Memorial Hermann Texas Medical Center
(832) 325-7080


Dr. Shaila Gowda received her medical degree from Kasturba Medical College and completed her neurology residency at the University Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi.  She went on to complete a fellowship in epilepsy and clinical neurophysiology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Gowda is board certified in neurology and specializes in neurology and clinical neurophysiology, with a special clinical interest in epilepsy.

An Assistant Professor in the department of Neurology at  McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) and also sees patients at UT Physicians Neurology – Texas Medical Center and UT Physicians at Sienna Village in Missouri City, Texas.

Prior to joining UTHealth, Dr. Gowda held various staff and teaching positions at South Texas Veterans Health Care System in San Antonio, Texas; Beaumont Health System in Royal Oak, Michigan; Providence Hospital/St. John Health System in Southfield, Michigan; and Metro Health Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

Throughout her career, Dr. Gowda has co-authored numerous articles published in medical journals, and has participated in several research studies on topics relating to epilepsy.

Physician Details

Medical Education
Kasturba Medical College, 1993
Internships & Residency
University of Mississippi - Registrar, 2004
Cleveland Clinic Foundation-GME, 2006
PCP Number
Cities Served
Bellaire, Fresno, Galena Park, Houston, Missouri City


ZIP Codes Served
77001, 77002, 77003, 77004, 77005, 77006, 77007


Insurance Accepted

  • AARP Medicare Complete
  • Aetna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AHI Healthlink
  • Amerigroup Chip
  • Amerigroup MMP Perinatal*
  • Amerigroup Star
  • Amerigroup Star Plus
  • Amerivantage
  • Beechstreet
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Texas
  • Blue Exchange PPO
  • Cigna (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks PPO*
  • Coastal Comp Healthnetworks Work Comp
  • Community Health Choice
  • Community Health Choice Chip
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace Kelsey QHP
  • Community Health Choice Marketplace QHP
  • Community Health Choice Star
  • Corporate Remedies Worker's Comp*
  • Corvel Worker's Comp*
  • Coventry Health Care - PPO Network
  • Coventry Medicare Advantra
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - PPO Network*
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems - Worker's Comp*
  • First Health - PPO Network
  • First Health - Worker's Comp
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Healthsmart
  • Humana (Most Benefit Plans)
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana HMOx QHP Exchange
  • Humanachoice PPO Medicare
  • Independant Medical Systems
  • Injury Management Organization Worker's Comp*
  • Interplan Health Group (IHG)*
  • Medicaid Traditional
  • Medicare Traditional
  • Medicus International - PPO Network
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage HMO
  • Memorial Hermann Advantage PPO
  • Memorial Hermann Solutions
  • Multiplan
  • OccuNet PPO - PPO Network
  • Olympus (International) - PPO Network*
  • Political Subdivision Workers Comp Alliance*
  • Private Healthcare System
  • Reny Company Worker's Comp
  • Rockport - PPO Network*
  • Superior CHIP/Perinatal*
  • Superior Foster Care Program
  • Texas True Choice - PPO Network*
  • United Healthcare (Most Benefit Plans)
  • United Healthcare Chip
  • United Healthcare Chronic Complete
  • United Healthcare Dual Complete
  • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
  • United Healthcare Star
  • United Healthcare Star Plus Perinatal*
  • United Healthcare TXMMP
  • US Family Health Plan
  • USA Managed Care Organization - PPO Network
  • USA Managed Care Organization - Worker's Comp*
  • Wellcare
  • WorkLink Worker's Comp