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Heather Paddock
M.D.
  • Instructor
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
Specialties
Pediatric Surgery, Laparoscopy, Hernia, Gastroesophageal Reflux (GERD); Achalasia, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Congenital Anomalies
Publications

Heparin-binding epidermal growth factor-like growth factor gene disruption is associated with delayed intestinal restitution, impaired angiogenesis, and poor survival after intestinal ischemia in mice.El-Assal,O. N.; Paddock,H.; Marquez,A.; Besner,G. E.Journal of pediatric surgery 2008 ;43(6):1182-1190

A silver-impregnated antimicrobial dressing reduces hospital costs for pediatric burn patientsPaddock,H. N.; Fabia,R.; Giles,S.; Hayes,J.; Lowell,W.; Adams,D.; Besner,G. E.Journal of pediatric surgery 2007 ;42(1):211-213

A silver impregnated antimicrobial dressing reduces hospital length of stay for pediatric patients with burns.Paddock,H. N.; Fabia,R.; Giles,S.; Hayes,J.; Lowell,W.; Besner,G. E.Journal of Burn Care & Research 2007 ;28(3):409-411

Functional genomics and gene expression profiling in sepsis: beyond class predictionFeezor,R. J.; Cheng,A.; Paddock,H. N.; Baker,H. V.; Moldawer,L. L.Clinical Infectious Diseases 2005 ;41(Suppl 7):S427-35

Administration of prenatal betamethasone suppresses the adrenal-hypophyseal axis in newborns with congenital diaphragmatic hernia.Paddock,H.; Beierle,E. A.; Chen,M. K.; Mullett,T.; Wood,C. M.; Kays,D. W.; Langham,M. R.,JrJournal of pediatric surgery 2004 ;39(8):1176-1182

Management of blunt pediatric hepatic and splenic injury: similar process, different outcome.Paddock,H. N.; Tepas,J. J.,3rd; Ramenofsky,M. L.; Vane,D. W.; Discala,C.American Surgeon 2004 ;70(12):1068-1072

Temporal patterns of gene expression in murine cutaneous burn wound healing.Feezor,R. J.; Paddock,H. N.; Baker,H. V.; Varela,J. C.; Barreda,J.; Moldawer,L. L.; Schultz,G. S.; Mozingo,D. W.Physiological Genomics 2004 ;16(3):341-348

Humoral products from tumor necrosis factor-alpha-stimulated neutrophils suppress neutrophil function: shedding new light on paracrine signaling.Paddock,H.; Moldawer,L.Critical care medicine 2002 ;30(3):716-717

Education
Medical School
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Residency
  • University of Florida Health Science Center - Jacksonville, General Surgery
Fellowship
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital, Surgical Critical Care
  • University of Florida, Pediatric Surgery
Languages
  • none
Interests
  • Tennis
  • Martial Arts
  • Food & Wine