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Medical School: 

University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas


University of Cincinnati Medical Center


Children's Hospital of Alabama



The American Board of Surgery

Professional Memberships: 

American Academy of Pediatrics (Surgical Section) Fellow. 2008 -; American College of Surgeons. Fellow. 2007-; American Pediatric Surgical Association. Member. 2007-; Association for Academic Surgery. Member. 2007 -; Christian Medical & Dental Society. Active member. 1991-; European Paediatric Surgeons’ Association. Member. 2011-; International Pediatric Endosurgery Group. Active member. 2004-; Mont Reid Surgical Society. 2002-; Sigma Xi. The Scientific Research Society. Member. 1989-; Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons. Active Member. 2001-2011; Pacific Association of Pediatric Surgeons. Member. 2007 -


Alpha Omega Alpha. Medical Honor Society. 2001-; The Monday Morning Quarterback Club of The University of Alabama. Honorary Fellow. 2003; 25th Annual Ben Kagan Lectureship, Dept. of Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Los Angeles, California. Development of an Animal Model Hirschsprung Associated Enterocolitis: An Approach to Studying a Rare Disease in Pediatric Surgery. May 21, 2009; Special Lecture: Graduate Student Course in Medicine, Jichi Medical University, Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan. Does the Neural Crest Play a Role in Immune System Development? New Insights from Hirschsprung Associated Enterocolitis. September 15, 2010


Short, S.S., Dubinsky, M.C., Rabizadeh, S., Farrior, S., Berel, D. Frykman, P.K. (2013) Distinct phenotypes of children with perianal perforating Crohn’s disease. J. Pediatr. Surg. 48(6), 1301-1305. PMID: 23845622

Aggarwal, A., Jain, M., Frykman, P.K., Xu, C., Mukherjee, S., Muensterer, O.J. (2013) Multiphoton microscopy to identify and characterize the transition zone in a mouse model of Hirschsprung disease. J. Pediatr. Surg. 48(6), 1288-2193. PMID: 23845620

Frykman, P.K., Duel, B.P., Gangi, A., Williams, J.A., Berci, G., Freedman, A.L., (2013) Evaluation of a Video Telescopic Operating Microscope (VITOM) for Pediatric Surgery and Urology: A Preliminary report. J. Laparoendosc Adv. Surg. Tech. 23(7), 639-643. PMID: 23758565

Short, S.S., Frykman, P.K., Nguyen N., Liu, Q., Berel, D., Wang, K. (2013) Laparoscopic Common Bile Duct Exploration in Children is associated with Decreased Cost and Length of Stay: Results of a Two-Center Analysis. J. Pediatr. Surg. 48(1), 215-220. PMID: 23331818

Granström, A. Felder, S., Frykman, P. (2013) Laparoscopic re-pyloromyotomy following open pyloromyotomy for recurrent pyloric stenosis: a case report and review of the literature. Eur J Pediatr Surg. EPub November 19, 2012. PMID: 23165509

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