Regretfully, Dr. Shakir’s last day with Southwest Surgical Associates will be Friday November 22, 2019.

You may continue your surgical care with Dr. Shakir at his new practice or you may select another Southwest Surgical Associates physician for your future surgical needs.  A list of Southwest Surgical Associates physicians along with their bios can be found out at

Kindly note, all patients transferring to Dr. Shakir’s new practice from Southwest Surgical Associates must complete a medical records release form.  Please call our office at 713-772-1200 if you wish to complete this form for your records to be transferred or you may email a request for medical records release to  Please include the patient’s name and date of birth on your request.

Please feel free to call our office with any questions regarding this transition.  We wish you continued health and well-being.     –Southwest Surgical Associates


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