Dr. Jeffrey R Horwitz MD Surgeon

Dr. Jeffrey Horwitz is a surgeon in Austin, Texas. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Horwitz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida
Residency, General Surgery, 1987 - 1990

Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1991 - 1993

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1997 - 1999

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1993 - 1996

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Surgical Critical Care, 1996 - 1997

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Pediatric Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgical Critical Care

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A multicenter trial of 6-aminocaproic acid (Amicar) in the prevention of bleeding in infants on ECMO.
Horwitz, J. R., Cofer, B. R., Warner, B. W., Cheu, H. W., Lally, K. P.

Pediatric wound infections: a prospective multicenter study.
Horwitz, J. R., Chwals, W. J., Doski, J. J., Suescun, E. A., Cheu, H. W., Lally, K. P.

Should laparoscopic appendectomy be avoided for complicated appendicitis in children?
Horwitz, J. R., Custer, M. D., May, B. H., Mehall, J. R., Lally, K. P.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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