Get to know Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician Dr. Wendy A. Jackson, who serves the population of Maryland.
Speciality: Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Medical School: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Education: Dr. Jackson graduated with her Medical Degree from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in 2005. Giving her over a decade of experience in her field.
Experience: After obtaining her Medical Degree Dr. Jackson completed her internship and Pediatrics residency with Jackson Memorial Hospital in Florida. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.
Current Position: Dr. Jackson currently practices with Sinai Hospital Department of Emergency Medicine.
Pediatric Emergency Medicine: A pediatric emergency physician is a specialist in the care of children and teens who are acutely ill or injured. A pediatric emergency physician is trained to care for a wide range of problems that require immediate medical help. These problems are often serious and may be life-threatening. Pediatric emergency physicians have expertise in all of the following areas: Dealing with medical emergencies. (These often require special techniques and procedures.) Providing treatment that meets the unique medical needs of infants, children, teens, and young adults. This includes giving medications and using special equipment in specific ways. Detecting problems in children who are unable to be patient and cooperative. Easing the pain and anxiety that a medical emergency can cause families. Research and education in pediatric emergency medicine.
Learn More about Dr. Wendy A. Jackson:
Her profile with Sinai Hospital, http://www.lifebridgehealth.org/ChildrensHospital/LifeBridgeHealthPhysicianDirectory/Jackson_Wendy_A_MD_562.aspx, she can be contacted at (410) 601-5737, and is located in Baltimore, MD.