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Texas Medical Center

Critical Care, Anesthesiology
Phone: 832-826-6230
Fax: 832-825-6229


6651 Main Street
MC E1420
Houston, TX 77030

Paul A. Checchia, MD

Associate Division Chief


School Education Degree Year
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Fellowship Pediatric Critical Care 1999
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Residency Pediatrics 1996
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine Medical School Doctor of Medicine 1993


Organization Name Role
American Academy of Pediatrics Member
American Medical Association Member
Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society Vice President
Society of Critical Care Medicine Member
Society of Thoracic Surgeons Member

Selected Publications

Britt J, Moffett BS, Bronicki RA, Checchia PA. Safety of oral beta-blocker administration in pediatric cardiac intensive care patients. Pedatrics Cardiology 2014 Apr 10. [Epub ahead of print].

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