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Pediatrics - Cardiology

Houston, Texas

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Pediatrics - Cardiology
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Hugh D. Allen, M.D.

Hugh D. Allen, M.D.Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Cardiology

Associate, Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children's Hospital


  • B.A., B.S., Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio
  • M.D., University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Residency, University of Minnesota Hospitals, Minneapolis, Minn.
  • Fellowship, University of Minnesota Hosptals, Minneapolis, Minn.

Board Certification

  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics, 1971, Recertification, 1989, 1999
  • Diplomate, American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-Board of Pediatric Cardiology, 1975, Recertification, 1989, 1999

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Dr. Allen's major fields of interest are pediatric cardiology education, cardiac ultrasound and cardiomyopathy in muscular dystrophy.

Professional Societies

  • American Heart Association
  • Society of Pediatric Echocardiography
  • Society for Pediatric Research
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Muscular Dystrophy Association

Contact Information

Pediatric Cardiology
Texas Children's Hospital
West Tower - 20th Floor
6621 Fannin St., MC 19345-C
Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 832-826-5663
Fax: 832-825-0166

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