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Surgical Specialist, Cardiothoracic Surgeon
47 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Kenneth Mattox, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Abdominal Injuries
  • Aortic Rupture
  • Bacterial Endocarditis
  • Blood Coagulation Disorders
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Cardiopulmonary Bypass (CPB)
  • Carotid Artery Injuries
  • Colostomy
  • Embolism
  • Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
  • Hemorrhagic Shock
  • Hemothorax
  • Liver Removal (Hepatectomy)
  • Multiple Trauma
  • Paraplegia
  • Pneumothorax
  • Thoracic Injuries
  • Vascular Surgical Procedures
  • Wound Infection
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Mattox graduated from Baylor College of Medicine, Houston. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Abdominal Injuries
Multiple Trauma
Thoracic Injuries
Vascular Surgical Procedures
Wounds and Injuries
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)


Dr. Mattox has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Ben Taub General Hospital 
  • St. Luke S Hospital 


  • Arabic
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Kenneth L Mattox MD is a male Surgeon, has 47 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Kenneth L. Mattox practice?
Dr. Kenneth Mattox has 2 office locations.
Dr. Kenneth Mattox practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Houston, TX.
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