Kenneth A. Fox, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery

Dr. Fox, a clinical assistant professor with the University of Arizona Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, specializes in the surgical repair of congenital heart defects in children and adults. He comes to Tucson from Austin, Texas, where he ran a successful private practice for 15 years. He also served as medical director of the Children’s Regional Heart Program at the Children’s Hospital of Austin and the Dell Children’s Medical Center, also based in Austin.

Dr. Fox earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois, Chicago, and completed his general surgery residency at the University of Arizona. He then completed a thoracic surgery residency at the University of Michigan and a pediatric cardiothoracic surgery fellowship at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital at the University of Michigan. 

He is board certified in surgery, thoracic surgery, and congenital heart surgery.

Board Certifications: 
American Board of Thoracic Surgery Congenital Cardiac Surgery, 2010
American Board of Thoracic Surgery, 2002
American Board of Surgery, 2000
Degrees: 
MD: University of Illinois - Chicago, 1991
Fellowships: 
University of Michigan, Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery, 2000-2001
Residencies: 
University of Michigan, Thoracic Surgery, 1998-2000
University of Arizona, General Surgery, 1991-1998