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Texas Medical Center
The Woodlands

Emergency Medicine
Phone: 936-267-7056 (The Woodlands) | 832-824-5497 (Main)


Texas Children's Hospital - Main Campus
6621 Fannin Street, Suite A2210
Houston, TX 77030

John M. Carey, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatric - Emergency Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine Fellowship Pediatric Emergency Medicine 2018
Baylor College of Medicine Residency Pediatrics 2015
The University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2012



General Pediatrics Certification
American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatric Emergency Medicine Certification
American Board of Pediatrics
Medical License
#Q4057 (06/01/2020 - 05/31/2021)
Texas Medical Board
Texas Medical License


Professional Interests

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Prehospital Medicine
  • Technology
  • Informatics
  • Child Abuse
  • Pediatric Mental Health


Professional Development

Pediatric Point-of-Care Ultrasound Course
Course (Participant, 2015)



Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American College of Emergency Physicians Member

Selected Publications

John M. Carey, M.D., and Manish I. Shah, M.D. "Pediatric Prehospital Seizure Management." Clin Pediatr Emerg Med. 2014 March ; 15 (1): 59-66.

Carey JM, Studnek JR, Browne LR, Ostermayer DG, Grawey T, Schroter S, Lerner EB, Shah MI "Paramedic-Identified Enablers of and Barriers to Pediatric Seizure Management: A Multicenter, Qualitative Study." Prehosp Emerg Care. 2019 December ; 23 (6): 870-881. Pubmed PMID: 30917730

Shah MI, Carey JM, Rapp SE, Masciale M, Alcanter WB, Mondragon JA, Camp EA, Prater SJ, Doughty CB "Impact of High-Fidelity Pediatric Simulation on Paramedic Seizure Management." Prehosp Emerg Care. 2016 August ; 20 (4): 499-507. Pubmed PMID: 26953677

Shah MI, Ostermayer DG, Browne LR, Studnek JR, Carey JM, Stanford C, Fumo N, Lerner EB. "Multicenter Evaluation of Prehospital Seizure Management in Children.." Prehosp Emerg Care. 2020 : Pubmed PMID: 32589502

VIICTR Publications List



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