$$ Kurt Caldwell Kleinschmidt, MD


UTSW Physician Practicing at Children's Health

Board Certification American Board of Emergency Medicine/Toxicology
Languages Spoken: English,
Education and Training

Education and Training

Medical School

University of South Florida College of Medicine (1986)


Letterman Army Medical Center (1987), Internal Medicine


Madigan Army Medical Center (1990), Emergency Medicine


UT Southwestern Medical Center (HR) (1999), Toxicology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Research Interests

  • General Medical Toxicology
  • Graduate Education
  • Hypertensive Crisis
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease Diagnostics
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease Management

Selected Publications

  • Guide to Clinical Trials in Thrombosis Management: Year 2002-2003 Update, Kleinschmidt K, Miller A, Pollack C, Bosker G. 2002 2nd Ed
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes: Clinical Pathophysiology Kleinschmidt K Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine 2002 2nd ed 869-882
  • Pharmacology of Low Molecular Weight Heparins, Kleinschmidt KC, Charles RC Emergency Medicine Clinics of North America November 2001 19(4) 1025-1049
  • Acute Myocardial Infarction: Optimizing selection of reperfusion therapies in the coronary care unit and emergency department, Brady WJ, Kleinschmidt K, Bosker G Emergency Medicine Consensus Reports September 2001 1-17

Professional Activities

Professional Activities

Professional Associations and Affiliations

  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • American College of Medical Toxicology

Awards & Honors

Awards & Honors

  • American College of Medical Toxicology (ACMT) - Education Award - Award from ACMT for lifetime contributions to the educational pursuits of medical toxicology (2015) - 
  • Teaching Excellence Award - UTSW Class of 2017 award for being a top faculty (2015)
  • Teaching Excellence Award - From Medical School Class of 2009 (2007)
  • Teaching Excellence Award - From Medical School Class of 2008 (2006)
  • Teaching Excellence Award - From the Parkland Emergency Medicine Residents 2001/2002 (2002)