Bashar Zleik, MD

Bashar Zleik

Bashar Zleik, MD

Neurology, Sleep Medicine

Accepting New Patients

The Heights Clinic
1917 Ashland St.
Houston, TX 77008

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Phone Call (281) 482-3287
Fax (832) 318-8885
Language(s): English

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My Biography

Dr. Bashar Zleik has always been fascinated by how the brain works, which led him to pursue a career in Neurology. He enjoys navigating the complexities of neurological conditions with his patients. He aims to provide accurate diagnosis and the best treatment for a wide range of neurological disorders, including stroke, epilepsy, migraine, and multiple sclerosis. Board-certified in Sleep Medicine after completing training at Harvard, he also works to restore quality sleep to his patients, as he believes that is foundational for good health. Dr. Zleik is committed to improving the quality of his patient’s health through compassionate and effective medical care. He believes in a personalized and comprehensive approach to patient care and is dedicated to providing his patients with the best treatment possible.

  • American Academy of Neurology and American Academy of Sleep Medicine
  • HCA Houston Medical Center
  • St. Joseph Medical Center
  • Cornerstone Houston Medical Center
  • Kindred Hospital Medical Center
  • Heights Hospital
  • PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Houston Heights
  • UTMB Clear Lake
  • UTMB League City

Best Overall Transitional Year Resident

Graduated Medical School with Distinction, ranked third in class, with an average of 80.46%, and ranked third in class

Dolichoectasia of the Vertebral Artery: A Case of Symptomatic Compression of the Medulla; Poster presented at the American Society of Neuroimaging

Advances in Childhood Asthma; Pediatrics Department, Aleppo Faculty of Medicine

Resolution of Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea After Treatment of Anti-Muscle Kinase Receptor-Positive Myasthenia Gravis Despite 60-Pound Weight Gain; Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine

Residual Events During Use Of CPAP: Prevalence, Predictors, and Detection Accuracy; Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine

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Locations

The Heights Clinic

1917 Ashland St.,
Houston, TX 77008

Personal Statement

Dr. Bashar Zleik has always been fascinated by how the brain works, which led him to pursue a career in Neurology. He enjoys navigating the complexities of neurological conditions with his patients. He aims to provide accurate diagnosis and the best treatment for a wide range of neurological disorders, including stroke, epilepsy, migraine, and multiple sclerosis. Board-certified in Sleep Medicine after completing training at Harvard, he also works to restore quality sleep to his patients, as he believes that is foundational for good health. Dr. Zleik is committed to improving the quality of his patient’s health through compassionate and effective medical care. He believes in a personalized and comprehensive approach to patient care and is dedicated to providing his patients with the best treatment possible.

Professional Associations
  • American Academy of Neurology and American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Hospital Associations
  • HCA Houston Medical Center
  • St. Joseph Medical Center
  • Cornerstone Houston Medical Center
  • Kindred Hospital Medical Center
  • Heights Hospital
  • PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Houston Heights
  • UTMB Clear Lake
  • UTMB League City
Awards/Publications

Best Overall Transitional Year Resident

Graduated medical school with Distinction, with an average of 80.46%, and ranked third in class

Dolichoectasia of the Vertebral Artery: A Case of Symptomatic Compression of the Medulla; Poster presented at the American Society of Neuroimaging

Advances in Childhood Asthma; Pediatrics Department, Aleppo Faculty of Medicine

Resolution of Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea after Treatment of Anti-Muscle Kinase Receptor-Positive Myasthenia Gravis Despite 60-Pound Weight Gain; Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine

Residual Events During Use Of CPAP: Prevalence, Predictors, And Detection Accuracy; Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine

Education and Board Certificates

Medical School

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Aleppo, Syria

Internship/Residency/Fellowship

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Sleep Medicine Fellowship
  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Manhasset, NY Chief Resident, Neurology
  • Resident Representative to the Stroke Policy Committee
  • Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital, Johnstown, PA Transitional Year

Board Certifications

  • Neurology – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine – American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

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