Dr. Russell Jennings, MD

Dr. Russell Jennings, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Russell Jennings, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University of California, San Francisco in 1986 and specializes in pediatric surgery and pediatric thoracic surgery.Read his story

300 Longwood Ave Fl 3

Boston, MA 02115

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(617) 355-7800

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This content was provided by Dr. Jennings "Dr. Russell Jennings is an Associate in Surgery and Co-Director of the Esophageal and Treatment Center at Boston Children's Hospital. He specializes in Pediatric Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Neonatal Surgery, Robotic Surgery, Esophageal Atresia, Esophageal Surgery, Circumcision, Undescended Testicles, and Hernia Surgery. Dr. Jennings received his medical Education from University of California and completed his training at University of California Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital."

2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Pediatric Thoracic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

10  Conditions Treated

  • Airway Disorders
  • Branchial Clefts - Characteristic Facies - Growth Retardation - Imperforate Nasolacrimal Duct
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Esophageal Atresia
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydrocele (Pediatric)
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Undescended Testicles

14  Procedures

  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neonatal Care
  • Neonatal Circumcision
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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  • University of California, San Francisco
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University of California Medical Center, San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • University of California Medical Center, San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Russell Jennings, MD
He is absolutely the BEST there is. Great man. Humble, wonderful bedside manner and he LISTENs. Absolutely brilliant man. He and his team saved my child's life. Forever grateful. I can't say enough good about him, his team and BCH.
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