Fort Bend Medical Society Officers

Majid Basit, M.D.
President

Majid Basit, M.D. grew up in Houston attending Second Baptist High School. Following an undergraduate degree at Trinity University, he attended UT Southwestern Medical School. After his Internal Medicine residency at UT Houston, he completed both Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology training at St. John Medical Center in Michigan. He lives in Sugar Land with his wife and two children. He enjoys traveling and skiing. He has served as the national president of the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (AAPI) Medical Student and Resident Section. He is the Medical Director of Cardiology and the Chief of Staff – Elect at Memorial Hermann Sugar Land Hospital. As President of the Fort Bend Medical Staff, his goal is to advocate for physicians in Fort Bend County through mentorship, hospital dialogue, medical education, physician networking and legislative participation.

Sapna Singh, M.D.
Past President

Sapna Singh, MD is a Board certified Pediatrician and fellow of the AAP. She works at the Texas Childrens Pediatric clinic in Sugar Land and is a native Texan. She attended Texas A&M Science Center College of Medicine Medical School and did her residency at Baylor College of Medicine. She has lived most of her life in and around the Sugar Land area along with her husband, Mehul, and her two children, Savan and Surina. She serves on the board of Pratham USA and is active in charities aiding children and underserved communities in and outside of the US.

"I want to help physicians gain more control over their day to day practice and lives. We need to find ways to help improve our ability to impact our patients' care, and our own experience in medicine. At the end of the day, we must be a part of the solutions for the issues that exist today, if we want to have a voice in what the future of healthcare looks like."

Susan Mathew, MD
Secretary/Treasurer

Susan Mathew, MD grew up in the Houston area. She completed her residency at Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, PA and fellowship at Geisinger Medical Center a part of Temple University. She moved back to the area in 2014 after completing her fellowship.

She lives in Sugar Land, TX with her husband and children. She currently practices Rheumatology in a multi-specialty private practice that serves both Houston and Sugar Land, TX areas. She is active in multiple professional organizations including American College of Rheumatology, AMA, and Fort Bend Medical Society. As treasurer her goal is to advocate for physicians, encourage legislative participation, and additionally provide community resources for children interested in a career in Medicine.

She enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors, and activities such as running and tennis.

Ulka Shah, M.D.
Vice President

I was born in Boston and moved to Houston in 1989 and proudly call it my home. From an early age I loved science and knew I wanted to pursue medicine. I realized I was drawn to helping children because I loved their innocence and ability to believe in miracles. I went to UTMB for medical school and did my residency at Scott and White to be a pediatrician.

In my spare time I love watching movies, painting and spending time with my family. I am a proud mother of one boy and one girl and love watching them grow.

Shreyas P. Bhavsar, D.O.
2014, 2015, and 2016 Secretary/Treasurer

Dr. Shreyas Bhavsar, DO is a board certified anesthesiologist in Houston, Texas and also specializes in emergency medicine. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in Texas and California. He is affiliated with University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. His education and training is from Johns Hopkins University, the University of Texas Health Science Center, and the Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is licensed in the state of Texas and the state of California and is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine and the American Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology. He has published the following: "Enchanced Recovery After Surgery for Oncological Craniotomies" and "Anaesthetic Considerations in Measuring Aldrete Score and Long-Term Outcomes in Craniotomy Patients".

Paul Gerhard Loubser, M.D.
2014 & 2015 President

Dr. Paul Loubser is an anesthesiologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital and Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center. He received his medical degree from the University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 25 years. He is one of 28 doctors at Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital and one of 30 at Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center who specializes in Anesthesiology. His sub-specialties are General Anesthesiology, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine. His clinical interests are Patient Advocacy and Blood Conservation. Dr. Loubser's education and medical training consist of: Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Jacobi Medical Center - Residency; Anesthesiology and Texas Heart Institute - Residency; Anesthesiology at University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine - Medical School. He has been published over fifty times. He is certified in Anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology and hold medical licenses in nine states.