Peter Norman Schochet, MD $$

Pediatric Pulmonologist

Assistant Professor at UT Southwestern Medical Center

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Education and Training

Medical School
Temple University (1990)
Baylor College of Medicine (1991), Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine (1993), Pediatrics
Boston Children's Hospital (1996), Pediatric Pulmonary Diseases
Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics/Pulmonology
  • Research Interests

    • Respiratory complications of Sickle Cell disease
    • Respiratory consequences of congenital and early onset scoliosis
    • Respiratory insufficiency and neuromuscular disease
  • Publications

    • Pulmonary Function Following Early Thoracic Fusion in Non-Neuromuscular Scoliosis
      Karol, L.A., Johnston C., Mladenov K., Schochet P., Walters P., Browne R.H. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 2008 90 1272-81
    • Lingual Tonsillectomy for Refractory Paroxysmal Cough.
      Lewis M., McClay J.E., Schochet P. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2000 53:1 63-66
    • Calcium-dependent degradation of surfactant protein A by activated neutrophils due to serine proteases.
      Schochet P., Mora R., Mark L., Butler M., Ingenito E.P., Exp Lung Res October 1999 25:7 596-616
  • Professional Activities

    • American College of Chest Physician (Fellow)
    • American Thoracic Society
    • Collin/Fannin County Medical Society
    • Texas Medical Society
  • Awards and Honors

    • D Magazine Best Pediatric Specialist, (2010-2015, 2020)
    • Top Doctors 2011-2014, Texas Monthly
    • Patient's Choice Award 2009-2012,
    • Mom-Approved Doctors 2012, Dallas Child Magazine

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