University of Pennsylvania (1986)
Medical School
Temple University (1990)

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Restrictive Lung Disease
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Spina Bifida

Research Interest

  • Respiratory complications of Sickle Cell disease
  • Respiratory consequences of congenital and early onset scoliosis
  • Respiratory insufficiency and neuromuscular disease


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Pulmonary Function Following Early Thoracic Fusion in Non-Neuromuscular Scoliosis
Karol, L.A., Johnston C., Mladenov K., Schochet P., Walters P., Browne R.H. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 2008 90 1272-81
Lingual Tonsillectomy for Refractory Paroxysmal Cough.
Lewis M., McClay J.E., Schochet P. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2000 53:1 63-66
Calcium-dependent degradation of surfactant protein A by activated neutrophils due to serine proteases.
Schochet P., Mora R., Mark L., Butler M., Ingenito E.P., Exp Lung Res October 1999 25:7 596-616

Honors & Awards

  • Texas Monthly Top doctors
    Top doctors (2011)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Chest Physician (Fellow)
  • American Thoracic Society
  • Collin/Fannin County Medical Society
  • Texas Medical Society