Brian D. Kenney, MD, MPH :: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Brian D. Kenney, MD, MPH

Brian D. Kenney, MD, MPH

Contact Information

Pediatric Surgery
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-3900
FX: (614) 722-3903

Location Information for Patients

Main Campus
Mansfield Close to Home Center

Biography

Brian D. Kenney, MD, MPH, is the Surgical Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. He is the Director of the Chest Wall Center which provides care for children and adolescents with pectus excavatum and pectus carinatum. Dr. Kenney is the Director of the ACGME-accredited fellowship program in Pediatric Surgical Critical Care. His clinical interests are in the care of critically ill pediatric surgical patients and in minimally invasive surgery of pediatric chest and abdominal conditions. His research interests are in clinical epidemiology, health services research, trauma and surgical critical care.

Gender:

  • Male

Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Education and Training

Medical School

  • Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
    Date Completed: 06/10/1983

Fellowship

  • Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
    Date Completed: 06/30/1983

Internship

  • Royal Victoria Hospital/McGill University
    Date Completed: 07/01/1984

Residency

  • Loyola University Medical Center
    Date Completed: 06/30/1986

Residency

  • University of Toronto
    Date Completed: 06/30/1991

Fellowship

  • Hospital for Sick Children
    Date Completed: 06/30/1992

Fellowship

  • Universite DeMontreal Hospital Sainte Justine
    Date Completed: 06/30/1995

Department:

  • Pediatric Surgery

Section:

  • General Pediatric Surgery

Specialty:

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 07/25/2003

Publications

  • Rocourt, DV, Kenney, BD. 2012. Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy with Splenic Preservation.  Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques and Part B: Videoscopy. Vol. 22, no. 4. (July): e4.
  • Askegard-Giesmann JR, O'Brien S, Wang W, Kenney BD. 2012. Increased Utilization of Enoxaparin in Pediatric Trauma Patients. In 3rd Annual Trauma Research Symposium
  • Askegard-Giesmann JR, O'Brien SH, Wang W, Kenney BD. 2012. Increased Utilization of Enoxaparin in Pediatric Trauma Patients.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 47, no. 5. (May): 980-983.
  • Askegard-Geismann JR, O'Brien S, Wang W, Kenney BD. 2012. Increased Use of Enoxaparin in Pediatric Trauma Patients. In 43rd Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
  • Aldrink JH, Kenney BD. 2011. Laparoscopic excision of an esophageal duplication cyst.  Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques. Vol. 21, no. 5. (October): 280-283.
  • Aldrink JH, Kenney BD. 2011. Laparoscopic Excision of an Esophageal Duplication Cyst.  Surgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques. Vol. 21, no. 5. (October): E280-E283.
  • Rocourt DV, Hall M, Kenney BD, Fabia R, Groner, JI, Besner GE. 2011. Respiratory Failure after Pediatric Scald Injury.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 46, no. 9. (September): 1753-1758.
  • Aldrink J, Kenney BD. 2011. Laparoscopic Excision of an Esophageal Duplication Cyst. In 19th Annual Congress, International Pediatric Endosurgery Group
  • Rocourt D, Kenney BD, Hall M, Fabia R, Groner JI, Besner GE. 2011. Respiratory Failure after Pediatric Scald Injury. In 41stAnnual Meeting of the American Burn Association
  • Shehata BM, Gupta NA, Katzenstein HM, Steelman CK, Wulkan ML, Gow KW, Bridge JA, Kenney BD, Thompson KS, de Chadarevian JP, Abramowsky CR. 2011. Undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver is associated with mesenchymal hamartoma and multiple chromosomal abnormalities: a review of eleven cases.  Pediatric & Developmental Pathology. Vol. 14, no. 2. (March): 111-116.
  • Steelman C, Katzenstein H, Parham D, Stockwell C, Ricketts R, Abramowsky C, Bridge JA, Sorensen PH, Kenney BD, Olson T, Igbokwe A, Lopez-Terrada D, Shehata B. 2011. Unusual Presentation of Congenital Infantile Fibrosarcoma in Seven Infants with Molecular-Genetic Analysis.  Fetal and Pediatric Pathology. Vol. 30, no. 5. (January): 329-337.
  • Askegard-Giesmann JR, Besner GE, Fabia R, Caniano DA, Preston T, Kenney BD. 2010. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation as a lifesaving modality in the treatment of pediatric patients with burns and respiratory failure.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 45, no. 6. (June): 1330-1335.
  • Rocourt D, Kenney BD. 2010. Laparoscopic Distal Pancreatectomy with Splenic Preservation. In 19th Annual Congress, International Pediatric Endosurgery Group
  • Askegard-Giesmann JR, Besner GE, Fabia R, Caniano DA, Preston T, Kenney BD. 2010. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) for Pediatric Burns. In Trauma Reseach Symposium, Central Ohio Trauma System
  • Askegard-Giesmann JR, Amah CC, Kenney BD. 2010. Intestinal Malrotation and Midgut Vovulus. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa.. Edited by Ameh E, Bickler S, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh B, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Askegard-Giesmann JR, Rouma BS, Kenney BD. 2010. Spleen. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa.. Edited by Ameh E, Bickler S, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh B, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Singh M, Parikh D, Kenney BD. 2010. Chest Wall Deformities. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa.. Edited by Ameh E, Bickler S, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh B, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Abubakar AM, Askegard-Giesmann JR, Kenney BD. 2010. Birth Injuries. In Paediatric Surgery: A Comprehensive Textbook for Africa.. Edited by Ameh E, Bickler S, Lakhoo K, Nwomeh B, Poenaru D. Seattle, WA: Global-HELP Organization.
  • Askegard-Giesmann JR, Caniano DA, Kenney BD. 2009. Rare but serious complications of central line insertion.  Seminars in Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 18, no. 2. (May): 73-83.
  • Hamner CE, Groner JI, Caniano DA, Hayes JR, Kenney BD. 2008. Blunt Intra-abdominal arterial injury in pediatric trauma patients: Injury distribution and markers of outcome.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 43, no. 5. (May): 916-923.
  • Kenney BD. 2008. Reoperation after Esophageal Atresia Repair and Other Esophageal Conditions. In Reoperative Pediatric Surgery. Edited by Teich S, Caniano DA. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press.
  • Shiels WE 2nd, Kenney BD, Caniano DA, Besner GE. 2008. Definitive percutaneous treatment of lymphatic malformations of the trunk and extremities.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 43, no. 1. (January): 136-139; discussion 140.
  • Moss RL, Dimmitt RA, Barnhart DC, Sylvester KG, Brown RL, Powell DM, Islam S, Langer JC, Sato TT, Brandt ML, Lee H, Blakely ML, Lazar EL, Hirschl RB, Kenney BD, Hackam DJ, Zelterman D, Silverman BL. 2006. Laparotomy versus Peritoneal Drainage for Necrotizing Enterocolitis and Perforation.  New England Journal of Medicine. Vol. 354, no. 21. (May): 2225-2234.
  • Kenney BD. 2006. Clearance of The Cervical Spine in Children. In Pediatric Trauma. Edited by Wesson DE, Cooper A, Scheer LRT, Stylianos S, Tuggle DW. New York, NY: Taylor & Francis Group.
  • Sharma OP, Oswanski MF, Singer D, Kenney BD. 2004. The Role of Computed Tomography in Diagnosis of Blunt Intestinal and Mesenteric Trauma (BIMT).  The Journal of Emergency Medicine. Vol. 27, no. 1. (July): 55-67.
  • Kenney BD, Warner B, Alvanos L, Rice M. 2003. Washing machine related injuries in children: A continuing threat. In 129th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Protecting th Young from Injury Poster Session
  • Warner BL, Kenney BD, Rice M. 2003. Washing Machine Related Injuries In Children: A Continuing Threat.  Injury Prevention. Vol. 9, no. 4. (December): 357-360.
  • Rice MR, Alvanos LA, Kenney BD. 2000. Snowmobile Injuries And Deaths In Children: A Review Of National Injury Data And State Legislation.  Pediatrics. Vol. 105, no. March: 615-619.
  • Kenney BD, David M, Bensoussan AL. 1996. Anticoagulation Without Catheter Removal In Children With Catheter-Related Central Vein Thrombosis.  Journal of Pediatric Surgery. Vol. 31, no. 6. (June): 816-818.
  • Kenney BD, Smith B, Bensoussan AL. 1996. Laparoscopic Excision Of A Cystic Lymphangioma.  Journal of Laparoendoscopic Surgery. Vol. 1, no. S. (March): 99-101.
  • Litwin D, Rossi L, Oleniuk F, Kenney BD. 1994. Laparoscopic Groin Hernia Repair.  International Surgery. Vol. 79, no. 4. (October): 296-299.
  • Hu X, Wesson DE, Kenney BD, Chipman ML, Spence LJ. 1993. Risk Factors For Extended Disruption Of Family Function After Severe Injury To A Child.  Canadian Medical Association Journal. Vol. 149, no. 4. (August): 421-427.
  • Hu X, Wesson DE, Kenney BD. 1993. Home Injuries To Children.  Canadian Journal of Public Health. Vol. 84, no. 3. (May): 155-158.
  • Birnbaum PL, Lichtenstein SV, Noble WH, Guslits BG, Kenney BD, Soutter DI, Panos AL, Dorian P, Newman D. 1992. Broncho-Enteric Fistula From An Infected Internal Cardioverter Defibrillator.  Annals of Thoacic Surgery. Vol. 54, no. 5. (November): 987-988.
  • Wesson DE, Scorpio RJ, Spence LJ, Kenney BD, Chipman ML, Netley CT, Hu X. 1992. The Physical, Psychological And Socio-Economic Costs Of Pediatric Trauma.  Journal of Trauma- Injury Infection and Critical Care. Vol. 33, no. 2. (January): 252-257.
  • Kenney BD, Yao DC, Chalmers TC. 1990. Updated (Cumulative or Sequential) Meta-analysis of Histamine (H2) - Blockers In The Treatment Of Bleeding Peptic Ulcers.  Gastroenterology International. Vol. 3, no. 1. (January): 22-26.
  • Kenney BD, Kubala S, Long CL, Frenkel LD, Ehrlich R, Blakemore WS. 1983. A New Method for Measuring Energy Requirements in Infants and Children.  Surgery Forum. Vol. 34, no. January: 101-103.

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