Dr. Emmett D. McKenzie MD Surgeon

Dr. Emmett McKenzie is a surgeon in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Texas Children's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. McKenzie accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 35 doctors at Texas Children's Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Hospital Affiliation

Texas Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

VA Medical Center (Louisville KY)
Residency, General Surgery, 1991–1996

University of Florida
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1996–1998

Baylor College of Medicine
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 17 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 15 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 3 years in Congenital Cardiac Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Impact of preoperative risk factors on outcomes after Norwood palliation for hypoplastic left heart syndrome.
Shamszad, P.,Gospin, T. A.,Hong, B. J.,McKenzie, E. D.,Petit, C. J.

Erythropoietin neuroprotection in neonatal cardiac surgery: A phase I/II safety and efficacy trial.
Andropoulos, D. B., Brady, K., Easley, R. B., Dickerson, H. A., Voigt, R. G., Shekerdemian, L. S., Meador, M. R., Eisenman, C. A., Hunter, J. V., Turcich, M., Rivera, C., McKenzie, E. D., Heinle, J. S., Fraser, C. D.

Pediatric lung transplantation: a therapy in its adolescence.
Schecter, M.G., Elidemir, O., Heinle, J.S., McKenzie, E.D., Mallory, G.B.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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