Medical School Weill Cornell Medical College (1964)
Internship Bellevue Hospital Center (1965), Pediatrics
Residency Johns Hopkins Health Plan (1966), Pediatrics
Fellowship Duke University Medical Center (1969), Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Cholesterol - Dyslipidemia, Hypercholesterolemia, Hyperlipidemia
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Preventative Care

Research Interest

  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Obesity


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease and Neonatal Polycythemia
Blumenschein, S.D. In: Essential of Pediatric Intensive Care 2nd Ed. edited by Levin & Morriss 1997 211-219
Nutrition in cardiac disease
Blumenschein, S.D. In: Lorenzen EJ (ed) Dietary Guidelines, Texas Children's Hospital 1985
Medical management of infants with atrial septal defect- ventricular septal defect
Idriss, F.S., Paul, MlH. and Blumenschein, S.D. 1972
Quantitative Frank vectorcardiograms of normal children and a comparison to those of patients with atrial defects
Blumenschein, S.D., Barr, R.C., Spach, M.S. and Gentzler, R.C. Am Heart J 1972 83(3) 382-399
Early repair of ventricular septal defect in infants and young children
Idriss, F.S., Nikaidoh, H., Paul, M.H., Blumenschein, S.D. and Riker, W.L. Arch Surg 1971 103 265

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Arlington Pediatric Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Sigma XI Science Honor Society
  • Tarrant County Medical Society
  • Texas Pediatric Society