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Texas Medical Center

Emergency Medicine
Phone: 832-824-5497
Fax: 832-825-5424


6621 Fannin Street A2210
Houston, TX 77030

Joseph Yang Allen, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Baylor College of Medicine fellowship Pediatric Emergency Medicine 2004
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University residency Pediatrics 2001
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School medical school Doctor of Medicine 1998



Pediatric Emergency Medicine
#1173 (11/11/2014 - 11/11/2024)


    Selected Publications

    Allen JY, Macias CG "The efficacy of ketamine in pediatric emergency department patients who present with acute severe asthma.." Ann Emerg Med. 2005 July ; 46 (1): 43-50. Pubmed PMID: 15988425.

    Ahmad FA1, Macias CG, Allen JY. "The use of incentive spirometry in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease to reduce the incidence of acute chest syndrome.." J Pediatr Hematol Oncol.. 2011 August ; 33 (6): 415-20. Pubmed PMID: 21792036.

    Perry AM, Caviness AC, Allen JY "Characteristics and diagnoses of neonates who revisit a pediatric emergency center.." Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 January ; 29 (1): 58-62. Pubmed PMID: 23283265.

    Allen JY, Matthews LM "Radiation as a Weapon of Mass Destruction." Clin Pedi Emer Med. 2002 December ; 3 (4): 248-56.

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