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Dr. Russell Jennings, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 61

Dr. Jennings

Dr. Russell Jennings, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University of California, San Francisco in 1986 and specializes in pediatric surgery and pediatric thoracic surgery.

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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
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Dr. Jennings' conditions and procedures:

  • Airway Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Branchial Clefts - Characteristic Facies - Growth Retardation - Imperforate Nasolacrimal Duct
  • Circumcision
  • Circumcision, Infant
  • Circumcision, Pediatric
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia, Congenital
  • Esophageal Atresia
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydrocele (Pediatric)
  • Incomplete Circumcision Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neonatal Care
  • Neonatal Circumcision
  • Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
  • Robotic Surgery, Thoracic
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedure
  • Thyroglossal Duct Cyst
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me


"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, Esopha...


  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Pediatric Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery


Boston Children's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
University of California Medical Center, San Francisco
Residency Hospital
University of California Medical Center, San Francisco
Internship Hospital
University of California, San Francisco
Medical School


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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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