Joshua R. Bedwell, MD, FACS
Department or Service
- Texas Medical Center
- West Campus
- Specialty Care
Phone: 832-822-3250 (Main) | 832-277-1420 (West) | 713-839-0164 (Bellaire)
Attending Surgeon, Otolaryngology
Texas Children's Hospital
Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine
|Mount Sinai School of Medicine||medical school||Doctor of Medicine||2005|
|Beth Israel Medical Center||internship||General Surgery||2006|
|New York Eye and Ear Infirmary||residency||Otolaryngology||2010|
|Children’s National Medical Center||fellowship||Pediatric Otolaryngology||2011|
Dr. Bedwell’s clinical interests include pediatric airway disorders, masses and tumors of the head and neck, salivary gland disorders, and improving care for patients living with a tracheostomy. He is active in clinical and translational research, and collaborates with colleagues at home and around the world in efforts to improve medical education, quality of care, and patient outcomes.
|American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery||Member|
|American Academy of Pediatrics||Subspecialty Fellow|
|American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology||Member|
|Global Tracheostomy Collaborative||Member|
|Society of University Otolaryngologists||Member|
Bedwell J, Pandian V, Roberson D, McGrath B, Cameron T, Brenner M. Multidisciplinary Tracheostomy Care: How Collaboratives Drive Quality Improvement. Otolaryngology Clinics of North America 2018.
Bedwell JR, Zalzal G. Laryngomalacia. Seminars in Pediatric Surgery 2016 Jun;25(3):119-22.
Lavin J, Shah R, Greenlick H, Gaudrau P, Bedwell J. The Global Tracheostomy Collaborative: one institution’s experience with a new quality improvement initiative. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2015; 80:106-8.
Bedwell JR, Pierce M, Levy M, Shah RK. Ibuprofen and acetaminophen for post-operative pain control following tonsillectomy does not increase emergency department utilization. Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery 2014; 151(6):963-6.
Bedwell J, Choi SC. Medical versus surgical management of pediatric orbital subperiosteal abscesses. Laryngoscope 2013; 123(10):2337-8.
Bedwell J, Shah RK, Bauman N, Zalzal GH, Preciado DA. Balloon dilation for management of choanal atresia and stenosis. International Journal of Pediatric Otolaryngology 2011; 75(12):1515-8.
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