Dr. Hugh D Allen MD Pediatric Cardiologist

Dr. Hugh Allen is a pediatric cardiologist in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Nationwide Children's Hospital and Ohio State University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and has been in practice for 48 years. He is one of 23 doctors at Nationwide Children's Hospital and one of 17 at Ohio State University Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Cardiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Cardiologist: General Pediatric Cardiology

Education & Medical Training

University of Minnesota at Fairview
Residency, Pediatrics, 1967 - 1970

Hennepin County Medical Center
Internship, Transitional Year, 1966 - 1967

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Class of 1966

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Eteplirsen for the treatment of duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Mendell, J.,Rodino-Klapac, L. R.,Sahenk, Z.,Roush, K.,Bird, L.,Lowes, L. P.,Alfano, L.,Gomez, A. M.,Lewis, S.,Kota, J.,Malik, V.,Shontz, K.,Walker, C. M.,Flanigan, K. M.,Kean, J. R.,Allen, H. D.,Shilling, C.,Melia, K. R.,Sazani, P.,Saoud, J. B.,Kaye, E. M.

Precordial R Wave Height Does Not Correlate with Echocardiographic Findings in Boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
Thrush, P. T.,Edward, N.,Flanigan, K. M.,Mendell, J. R.,Allen, H. D.

Effects of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and/or Beta Blockers on the Cardiomyopathy in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.
Viollet, L., Thrush, P. T., Flanigan, K. M., Mendell, J. R., Allen, H. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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