Aristotle University of Thessaloniki School of Medicine
Internship & Residency
Baylor College of Medicine - Houston, TX
Baylor College of Medicine, Dep. of Anesthesiology, The Methodist Hospital Medical Center
American Board of Anesthesiology
TX State Medical License
IN State Medical License
In 1991, Dr. Skaribas completed his undergrad and graduate education at the Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki Medical School in Thessaloniki Greece where he received his Medical Degree. He then completed a four-year anesthesia residency, as well as an ACGME-accredited interventional pain management fellowship, at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. In 2001, he served as an Assistant Professor of the Baylor College of Medicine Department of Anesthesiology. Dr. Skaribas has obtained board re-certification in both Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.
Dr. Skaribas is double board-certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. His focus is on complex cases and pain-suffering patients who require advanced treatments and interventions. He currently serves as the Medical Director and head physician of Pain Doctor Houston. He is also a clinical assistant professor with the department of Anesthesiology of the University of Texas Medical School in Houston Texas. He is a member of the Texas Pain Society and and has served in the past as secretary of the Texas Pain Society in Houston. Dr. Skaribas is also an active member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) and has served for the past four years on two ASA committees: Patient Safety & Public Education and the Anesthesia Assistant Education Committee.
Awards and Accomplishments:
Healthgrades Honor Roll, Partner of the year award 2008, Intern of the year award 1996, Patient’s Choice Award (2011-2012, 2015), Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010-2012), Top 10 Doctor – Texas/Anesthesiologist (2014), and On-Time Doctor Award (2014-2015)
“The philosophy of our practice is to care for our patients with respect, and to provide them with treatment options that work. We want to serve as their advocate. We aim to provide an accurate diagnosis and realistic treatment options.” – Dr. Skaribas