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Shahzad Jokhio, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine



Shahzad Jokhio, MD

Shahzad Jokhio, MD
Director, Sleep Laboratories
Assistant Professor
Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine

University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-0561
Phone: 409.772.2436
Fax: 409.772.9532
shjokhio@utmb.edu

Education

Degree/Training Completed Year Name & Location
M.B.B.S. 1996 Dow Medical College, University of Karachi, Pakistan
Residency 2002 State University of New York, Upstate Medical, Syracuse, New York
Fellow 2005 State University of New York, Upstate Medical, Syracuse, New York
Doctor of Medicine (M.D) Conferral 2008

University of the State of New York, Education Department

Selected Publications

  1. 2013    A. Kumar, A.A. Almomani, S.Pilli, R.K Shah, A. Aljaafareh, S.K Onguti, M. Alghrouz, W.I.
    Khalife, S. Jokhio: Impact of Continuous Positive Airway Pressure Therapy on Non-HDL and
    Total cholesterol in obstructive sleep apnea patients. Oral presentation at the International
    Academy of Cardiology, 18th World Congress on heart disease, July 2013, Vancouver, Canada
  2. 2013     A. A. Almomani, W.I. Khalife, A. Aljaafareh, A. Charif, S. Onguti, M. Alghrouz, S. Jokhio:
    Impact of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on the heart structure by echocardiography findings. Poster
    Presentation at the International Academy of Cardiology, 18th World Congress on heart disease,
    July 2013, Vancouver, Canada
  3. 2011       Mehta, P, Jokhio S, Lenox R. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Management of
    Critical Tracheal Obstruction. Accepted for presentation at American Thoracic Society Meeting
  4. 2010       Mehta P, Sharma T, Bowman K, Jokhio S. Dry Eyes and Wet Lungs.  Poster accepted at Medical
    Society of the State of New York (MSSNY) Conference
  5. 2010       Garcha A, Paul M, Acharya N, Jokhio S. Clostridium Septicum Osteomyelitis. Accepted for
    presentation at NY chapter for American College of Physicians
  6. 2010       Garcha A, Paul M, Jokhio S. Shower of Blood in an Esophageal Tub. Accepted for presentation
    at American College of Physicians (National)
  7. 2007       Alqdah A, Jokhio S, El-zammar O: Diffuse idiopathic pulmonary neuroendocrine hyperplasia (DIPNECH); Chest October 2007

Clinical Interests

  • Sleep Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

Patient Care

Victory Lakes Town Center
2660 Gulf Freeway South
League City, Texas 77573
832.505.2150

UHC University Hospital Clinics
UTMB Galveston
5th Floor UHC
Galveston, Texas 77555
409.772.2222

»Curriculum Vitae

The department of internal medicine is developing evidence based clinical protocols which will be available in EPIC (as order sets) for use when admitting patients with these diagnoses. Their AIM is to standardize care and decrease length of stay and readmission rates.

Currently available protocols are:
  • CAP - Community Acquired Pneumonia Orderset
  • Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis Adult, ICU
  • General Medicine Admission
  • Immunodeficiency Flow Panel
  • MICU/CCU Admission Order Set
  • Oral Analgesic Medicaitons
  • Parenteral Opioids
  • Sepsis, Adult ICU
  • 111 - Stroke Alert
  • 112 - Stroke Activation
  • 300086 - Stroke Floor Admission
  • 3000000001 -  Stroke Critical care without tPA
  • 300088 Stroke - Transfer from Critical care to floor
  • 3004002 - Stroke Discharge

All protocols can be found in the EPIC order set section.

» For more information

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