Dr. Matthew Harting, MD

Dr. Matthew Harting, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Matthew Harting, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston in 2003 and specializes in pediatric surgery, pediatric critical care surgery, and more.Read his story

6410 Fannin St Ste 950

Houston, TX 77030

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This content was provided by Dr. Harting "Dr. Matthew Harting is an assistant professor in the Department of Pediatric Surgery. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery, pediatric surgery and surgical critical care. A Texas native, Dr. Harting grew up in the Austin area and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin in the Dean's Scholars Honors program in the College of Natural Sciences. He received his medical degree, as well as a master of science in clinical research, from the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, and completed his surgical residency at the University of Michigan. During his surgical training, he completed an NIH T32 and T15 sponsored clinical, translational, and basic science research fellowship in adult stem cell therapies and trauma. An additional post-graduate fellowship was completed in Pediatric Surgery at the University of Washington Seattle Children's Hospital and he completed a Surgical Critical Care fellowship at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. Dr. Harting is board certified in Surgery and Pediatric Surgery. Dr. Harting's clinical interests include congenital and acquired thoracic disease, including pulmonary, diaphragmatic, and esophageal disease. He has particular interest in patients with congenital diaphragmatic hernias. He also has interest in minimally invasive surgery and extracorporeal life support (ELS or ECMO)."
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6  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Gastroenterological Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pediatric Critical Care Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fistula
  • Appendicitis
  • Cloacal Anomaly
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Enterocutaneous Fistula
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Ovarian Diseases
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Testicle Disorders
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ventral Hernia

15  Procedures

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  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Seattle Children'S Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Matthew Harting, MD
Dr. Harting is by far the best doctor we have seen for my son. Bedside manner is incredible, he's knowledgeable, skilled and empathetic. I wouldn't trust my son with any other surgeon after working with Dr. Harting.
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