Mark Mazziotti, M.D., associate professor of surgery in the Division of Pediatric Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine, has received a 2019 Star Award for Excellence in Patient Care.
Dr. Mazziotti earned his M.D. from University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and completed his residency and internship at Washington University School of Medicine before doing another residency at Babies and Children’s Hospital of New York. Dr. Mazziotti’s research interests are in clinical outcomes for patients with biliary dyskinesia treated with laparoscopic cholecystectomy compared to patients with gallstones treated in the same fashion. He also has ongoing projects evaluating clinical outcomes in patients with perforated appendicitis, spontaneous pneumothorax, and in patients with ITP undergoing laparoscopic splenectomy. Dr. Mazzioti is a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons and the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is double board-certified in Pediatric Surgery and General Surgery.