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Wallace W. Neblett, III, M.D.

Professor of Pediatric Surgery
Pediatric Surgeon

Education
  • M.D. - Vanderbilt University, 1971
  • Fellowship - Children's Hospital Medical Center of Cincinnati, 1980
  • Residency - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1978
  • Internship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1972
 
Publications
  • Hernanz-Schulman M, Lowe LH, Johnson J, Neblett WW, Polk DB, Perez R, Scheker LE, Stein SM, Heller RM, Cywes R. In vivo visualization of pyloric mucosal hypertrophy in infants with hypertrophic pyloric stenosis: is there an etiologic role?. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001 Oct; 177(4): 843-8. PMID: 11566686, DOI: 10.2214/ajr.177.4.1770843, ISSN: 0361-803X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11566686.
  • Reddy VS, Phan HH, O'Neill JA, Neblett WW, Pietsch JB, Morgan WM, Cywes R. Laparoscopic versus open splenectomy in the pediatric population: a contemporary single-center experience. Am Surg. 2001 Sep; 67(9): 859-63; discussion 863. PMID: 11565764, ISSN: 0003-1348.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11565764.
  • Lowe LH, Penney MW, Stein SM, Heller RM, Neblett WW, Shyr Y, Hernanz-Schulman M. Unenhanced limited CT of the abdomen in the diagnosis of appendicitis in children: comparison with sonography. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001 Jan; 176(1): 31-5. PMID: 11133533, DOI: 10.2214/ajr.176.1.1760031, ISSN: 0361-803X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11133533.
  • Reddy VS, O'Neill JA, Holcomb GW, Neblett WW, Pietsch JB, Morgan WM, Goldstein RE. Twenty-five-year surgical experience with pheochromocytoma in children. Am Surg. 2000 Dec; 66(12): 1085-91; discussion 1092. PMID: 11149577, ISSN: 0003-1348.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11149577.
  • Hernanz-Schulman M, Foster C, Maxa R, Battles G, Dutt P, Stratton C, Holburn G, Schulman G, Neblett WW, Shyr Y, Hakim RR, Vanholder R, Heller RM. Experimental study of mortality and morbidity of contrast media and standardized fecal dose in the peritoneal cavity. Pediatr Radiol. 2000 Jun; 30(6): 369-78. PMID: 10876818, DOI: 10.1007/s002470050764, ISSN: 0301-0449.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10876818.
  • Neblett WW, O'Neill JA. Surgical management of recurrent pancreatitis in children with pancreas divisum. Ann. Surg. 2000 Jun; 231(6): 899-908. PMID: 10816634, PMCID: PMC1421080, ISSN: 0003-4932.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10816634.
  • Holcomb GW, Morgan WM, Neblett WW, Pietsch JB, O'Neill JA, Shyr Y. Laparoscopic cholecystectomy in children: lessons learned from the first 100 patients. J. Pediatr. Surg. 1999 Aug; 34(8): 1236-40. PMID: 10466603, PII: S0022-3468(99)90159-8, ISSN: 0022-3468.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10466603.
  • Goldstein RE, O'Neill JA, Holcomb GW, Morgan WM, Neblett WW, Oates JA, Brown N, Nadeau J, Smith B, Page DL, Abumrad NN, Scott HW. Clinical experience over 48 years with pheochromocytoma. Ann. Surg. 1999 Jun; 229(6): 755-64; discussion 764. PMID: 10363888, PMCID: PMC1420821, ISSN: 0003-4932.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10363888.
  • Ramnath RR, Heller RM, Ben-Ami T, Miller MA, Campbell P, Neblett WW, Holcomb GW, Hernanz-Schulman M. Implications of early sonographic evaluation of parapneumonic effusions in children with pneumonia. Pediatrics. 1998 Jan; 101(1 Pt 1): 68-71. PMID: 9417153, ISSN: 0031-4005.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9417153.
  • Hernanz-Schulman M, Johnson JE, Holcomb GW, Neblett WW, Heller RM, Ambrosino MM. Retroperitoneal pulmonary sequestration: imaging findings, histopathologic correlation, and relationship to cystic adenomatoid malformation. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1997 May; 168(5): 1277-81. PMID: 9129426, DOI: 10.2214/ajr.168.5.9129426, ISSN: 0361-803X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9129426.
  • Badr A, Tobias JD, Rasmussen GE, Stokes DC, Neblett WW, Campbell P. Bronchoscopic airway evaluation facilitated by the laryngeal mask airway in pediatric patients. Pediatr. Pulmonol. 1996 Jan; 21(1): 57-61. PMID: 8776268, PII: 10.1002/(SICI)1099-0496(199601)21:1<57::AID-PPUL10>3.0.CO;2-C, DOI: 10.1002/(SICI)1099-0496(199601)21:1<57::AID-PPUL10>3.0.CO;2-C, ISSN: 8755-6863.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8776268.
  • Hernanz-Schulman M, Dinauer P, Ambrosino MM, Polk DB, Neblett WW. The antral nipple sign of pyloric mucosal prolapse: endoscopic correlation of a new sonographic observation in patients with pyloric stenosis. J Ultrasound Med. 1995 Apr; 14(4): 283-7. PMID: 7602686, ISSN: 0278-4297.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7602686.
  • Hernanz-Schulman M, Sells LL, Ambrosino MM, Heller RM, Stein SM, Neblett WW. Hypertrophic pyloric stenosis in the infant without a palpable olive: accuracy of sonographic diagnosis. Radiology. 1994 Dec; 193(3): 771-6. PMID: 7972822, DOI: 10.1148/radiology.193.3.7972822, ISSN: 0033-8419.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7972822.
  • Holcomb GW, Brock JW, Neblett WW, Pietsch JB, Morgan WM. Laparoscopy for the nonpalpable testis. Am Surg. 1994 Feb; 60(2): 143-7. PMID: 7905721, ISSN: 0003-1348.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7905721.
  • Tobias JD, Lowe S, O'Dell N, Pietsch JB, Neblett WW. Continuous regional anaesthesia in infants. Can J Anaesth. 1993 Nov; 40(11): 1065-8. PMID: 8269568, DOI: 10.1007/BF03009478, ISSN: 0832-610X.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8269568.
  • Hernanz-Schulman M, Stein SM, Neblett WW, Atkinson JB, Kirchner SG, Heller RM, Merrill WH, Fleischer AC. Pulmonary sequestration: diagnosis with color Doppler sonography and a new theory of associated hydrothorax. Radiology. 1991 Sep; 180(3): 817-21. PMID: 1871300, DOI: 10.1148/radiology.180.3.1871300, ISSN: 0033-8419.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1871300.
  • Hoff SJ, Neblett WW, Edwards KM, Heller RM, Pietsch JB, Holcomb GW, Holcomb GW. Parapneumonic empyema in children: decortication hastens recovery in patients with severe pleural infections. Pediatr. Infect. Dis. J. 1991 Mar; 10(3): 194-9. PMID: 2041665, ISSN: 0891-3668.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2041665.
  • Hicks BA, Morris JA, Bass SM, Holcomb GW, Neblett WW. Alcohol and the adolescent trauma population. J. Pediatr. Surg. 1990 Sep; 25(9): 944-8; discussion 948. PMID: 2213445, PII: 0022-3468(90)90235-2, ISSN: 0022-3468.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2213445.
  • Hoff SJ, Neblett WW, Heller RM, Pietsch JB, Holcomb GW, Sheller JR, Harmon TW. Postpneumonic empyema in childhood: selecting appropriate therapy. J. Pediatr. Surg. 1989 Jul; 24(7): 659-63; discussion 663. PMID: 2754582, PII: S0022346889002538, ISSN: 0022-3468.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2754582.
  • Pietsch JB, Leonard D, Neblett WW, Abumrad NN, Ghishan FK. Burn injury alters intestinal glutamine transport. J. Surg. Res. 1989 Apr; 46(4): 296-9. PMID: 2704226, PII: 0022-4804(89)90190-X, ISSN: 0022-4804.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2704226.
  • Neblett WW, Pietsch JB, Holcomb GW. Acute abdominal conditions in children and adolescents. Surg. Clin. North Am. 1988 Apr; 68(2): 415-30. PMID: 3279555, ISSN: 0039-6109.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3279555.
  • Borowitz SM, Greene HL, Gay JC, Neblett WW. Comparison of dietary therapy and portacaval shunt in the management of a patient with type Ib glycogen storage disease. J. Pediatr. Gastroenterol. Nutr. 1987 Jul; 6(4): 635-9. PMID: 3123638, ISSN: 0277-2116.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3123638.
  • Neblett WW, Frexes-Steed M, Scott HW. Experience with adrenocortical neoplasms in childhood. Am Surg. 1987 Mar; 53(3): 117-25. PMID: 3826904, ISSN: 0003-1348.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3826904.
  • Frexes M, Neblett WW, Holcomb GW. Spectrum of biliary disease in childhood. South. Med. J. 1986 Nov; 79(11): 1342-9. PMID: 3775460, ISSN: 0038-4348.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3775460.
  • Scott HW, Neblett WW, O'Neill JA, Sawyers JL, Avant GS, Starnes VA. Longitudinal pancreaticojejunostomy in chronic relapsing pancreatitis with onset in childhood. Ann. Surg. 1984 May; 199(5): 610-22. PMID: 6721610, PMCID: PMC1353504, ISSN: 0003-4932.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6721610.
  • O'Neill JA, Neblett WW, Born ML. Management of major thromboembolic complications of umbilical artery catheters. J. Pediatr. Surg. 1981 Dec; 16(6): 972-8. PMID: 7338782, PII: S002234688100153X, ISSN: 0022-3468.
    Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7338782.