Mark Waltzman

Mark Waltzman, MD

Associate in Medicine; Chairman, South Shore Hospital's Department of Pediatrics

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6624
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Medical Services


  • Emergency Medicine


  • Emergency Medicine
  • Medicine


  • Emergency Medicine
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Experience and Education


Medical School

University of Nevada School of Medicine, 1994

Reno, NV

Fellowship, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Boston Children's Hospital, 1997-2000

Boston, MA


St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, 1994-1995

Philadelphia, PA

Residency, Pediatrics

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, 1995-1997

Philadelphia, PA



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  1. Macnow TE, Waltzman ML. Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Children: Diagnosis And Management In The Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Med Pract. 2016 Sep; 13(9):1-24.
  2. Waltzman ML. Pediatric shock. J Emerg Nurs. 2015 Mar; 41(2):113-8.
  3. Levy JA, Waltzman M, Monuteaux MC, Bachur RG. Value of point-of-care ketones in assessing dehydration and acidosis in children with gastroenteritis. Acad Emerg Med. 2013 Nov; 20(11):1146-50.
  4. Saluja S, Brietzke SE, Egan KK, Klavon S, Robson CD, Waltzman ML, Roberson DW. A prospective study of 113 deep neck infections managed using a clinical practice guideline. Laryngoscope. 2013 Dec; 123(12):3211-8.
  5. Levy JA, Bachur RG, Monuteaux MC, Waltzman M. Intravenous dextrose for children with gastroenteritis and dehydration: a double-blind randomized controlled trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2013 Mar; 61(3):281-8.
  6. Voigt J, Waltzman M, Lottenberg L. Intraosseous vascular access for in-hospital emergency use: a systematic clinical review of the literature and analysis. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Feb; 28(2):185-99.
  7. Easter J, Waltzman M, Ewald MB. Inside out. Lancet. 2010 Oct 30; 376(9751):1497.
  8. Waltzman, Mark Fleegler, Eric. Preparing for Natural Disasters. Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine. 2009; 10:144-147.
  9. Kimia AA, Waltzman ML, Shannon MW, Mays DL, Johnston PR, Hummel D, Ben-Joseph EP, Lee LK. Glass table-related injuries in children. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009 Mar; 25(3):145-9.
  10. Waltzman, Mark. Bites and Stings. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Question Review Book 2009. Wang, Sharma, Flood (eds). 2009.
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  12. Waltzman M. Initial management of shock in children. 2008.
  13. Katsogridakis YL, Seshadri R, Sullivan C, Waltzman ML. Veinlite transillumination in the pediatric emergency department: a therapeutic interventional trial. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008 Feb; 24(2):83-8.
  14. Waltzman ML. Management of esophageal coins. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2006 Oct; 18(5):571-4.
  15. Capraro AJ, Mooney D, Waltzman ML. The use of routine laboratory studies as screening tools in pediatric abdominal trauma. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2006 Jul; 22(7):480-4.
  16. Waltzman M. Management of esophageal coins. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2006 May; 22(5):367-70; quiz 371-3.
  17. Weiner DL, Manzi SF, Waltzman ML, Morin M, Meginniss A, Fleisher GR. FEMA's organized response with a pediatric subspecialty team: the National Disaster Medical System response: a pediatric perspective. Pediatrics. 2006 May; 117(5 Pt 3):S405-11.
  18. Waltzman, ML. Esophageal Coins. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2006; 22(5):367-370.
  19. Waltzman M and Mooney D. Major Trauma. Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Fleisher G and Ludwig S., editors. 2006; 1349-1360.
  20. Waltzman ML, Baskin M, Wypij D, Mooney D, Jones D, Fleisher G. A randomized clinical trial of the management of esophageal coins in children. Pediatrics. 2005 Sep; 116(3):614-9.
  21. Gregory Wright Mark L. Waltzman. Adhesive bandage for protection of skin surfaces. 2005.
  22. Waltzman M. Vomiting. Pediatric Signs and Symptoms. Gruskin K and Chaing V., editors. 2005; 600-611.
  23. Waltzman M. Pediatric Foreign Body Aspiration. Greenberg's Atlas of Emergency Medicine. Greenberg M., editor. 2005; 555.
  24. Weiner DL, Manzi SF, and Waltzman ML. Environmental Emergencies. Pediatric Resuscitation a Practical Approach. Roback M and Teach S., editors. 2005; 323-329.
  25. Agrawal D, Feldman HA, Krauss B, Waltzman ML. Bispectral index monitoring quantifies depth of sedation during emergency department procedural sedation and analgesia in children. Ann Emerg Med. 2004 Feb; 43(2):247-55.
  26. Roberson D, Egan K, Klavon S, Robson C, and Waltzman M. A Prospective Study of a Clinical Practice Guidline for Retropharyngeal Abscesses. 2003.
  27. Waltzman ML, Harper M. Financial and clinical impact of false-positive blood culture results. Clin Infect Dis. 2001 Aug 01; 33(3):296-9.
  28. Rosenberg NM, Posner JC, Waltzman ML, Bhende M. To go by the books. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2000 Jun; 16(3):208-12.
  29. Waltzman M. Breast Lesions. Review of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Sharma S and Wang V., editors. 2000; 37-38.
  30. Waltzman M. Diarrhea. Review of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Sharma S and Wang V., editors. 2000; 53-54.
  31. Waltzman M. Headache. Review of Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Sharma S and Wang V., editors. 2000; 150-151.
  32. Waltzman ML, Shannon M, Bowen AP, Bailey MC. Monkeybar injuries: complications of play. Pediatrics. 1999 May; 103(5):e58.
  33. Waltzman ML. Flunitrazepam: a review of "roofies". Pediatr Emerg Care. 1999 Feb; 15(1):59-60.
  34. Vrionis FD, Wu JK, Qi P, Waltzman M, Cherington V, Spray DC. The bystander effect exerted by tumor cells expressing the herpes simplex virus thymidine kinase (HSVtk) gene is dependent on connexin expression and cell communication via gap junctions. Gene Ther. 1997 Jun; 4(6):577-85.
  35. Scoggins G., Scoggin P., Waltzman M., Diaz R. Outcome of Children with X linked Myotubular Myopathy Treated by Mechanical Assisted Ventilation at Home. Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine. 1993; 16.
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