• Mark Victor Mazziotti, MD

    Mazziotti Mark

    Department or Service

    Department of Surgery, General Surgery


    General Surgery

    Primary Location

    Texas Children's Hospital

    Also sees patients at

    Texas Children’s Health Centers in Cy-Fair, Sugar Land and Pearland

    Contact Information

    6701 Fannin St.
    8th Floor
    Houston, TX 77030
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    Phone: 832-822-3135
    Fax:  832-825-3141

    Attending Surgeon, Pediatric Surgery Service - Texas Children's Hospital
    Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine

    Medical School

    University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Doctor of Medicine, 1993


    Washington University School of Medicine, General Surgery, 1994


    Washington University School of Medicine, General Surgery, 1996


    New York Presbyterian Hospital, Pediatric Surgery, 2001

    From Dr. Mazziotti

    Dr. Mazziotti is primarily a clinical pediatric surgeon and delivers surgical care to Texas Children’s Health Centers in Cy-Fair and Sugar Land, in addition to his practice at TCH. He has special interest and training in minimally invasive surgery, including thoracoscopic pectus excavatum repair. Dr. Mazziotti is also a published medical illustrator. Dr. Mazziotti is certified by the American Board of Surgery in Surgery and in Pediatric Surgery.

    Professional Organizations

    • American College of Surgeons
    • American Academy of Pediatrics, Surgical Section
    • American Pediatric Surgery Association
    • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
    • Phi Beta Kappa

    Selected Publications

    Lopez ME, Fallon SC, Lee TC, Rodriguez JR, Brandt ML, Mazziotti MV. Management of the pediatric spontaneous pneumothorax: is primary surgery the treatment of choice? American Journal of Surgery 2014 Oct;208(4):571-6. PMID:25132627.

    Fallon SC, Slater BJ, Nuchtern JG, Cass DL, Kim ES, Lopez ME, Mazziotti MVComplications related to the Nuss procedure: minimizing risk with operative technique.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2013 May;48(5):1044-8. PMID:23701780.

    Kim ME, Fallon SC, Bisset GS, Mazziotti MV, Brandt ML. Duodenum inversum: a report and review of the literature.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2013 Jan;48(1):e47-9. Review. PMID: 23331840.

    Mehta S, Lopez ME, Chumpitazi BP, Mazziotti MV, Brandt ML, Fishman DS. Clinical characteristics and risk factors for symptomatic pediatric gallbladder disease.Pediatrics 2012 Jan;129(1):e82-8. 

    Gwilliam NR, Lazar DA, Brandt ML, Mahoney DH Jr, Wesson DE, Mazziotti MV, Nuchtern JG, Lee TC.  An analysis of outcomes and treatment costs for children undergoing splenectomy for chronic immune thrombocytopenia purpura.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2012 Aug;47(8):1537-41. PMID: 22901913.

    * Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.

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