Dee Hodge, III, M.D.

Professor of Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine
Patient Oriented Research UnitEmergency Medicine

phone: (314) 454-2341


  • B.A., Occidental College1974


  • Pediatric Intern, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia1978 - 1979
  • Residency in Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia1979 - 1981
  • Assistant Chief Resident, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia1980 - 1981
  • Fellowship, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia1983 - 1985

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Diplomat, National Board Medcial Examiners1979
  • PA, Medical Licensure1979
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General1983
  • CA, Medical Licensure1983
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support1988
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support1991
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Subspecialty Pediatric Emergency Medicine1992
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM)1994
  • Basic Life Support1994
  • MO, Medical License1996


  • American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award1981 - 1984
  • Emergency Department Physician of the Year Emergency Nurses Associaiton, Greater St. Louis Chapter2001
  • St. Louis Emergency Department Physician of the Year, Emergency Nurses Association, Greater St. Louis Chapter2002
  • Selected by Peers for Inclusion in Best Doctors in American2003 - Pres
  • Nominated for Inclusion in Who's Who Diversity in Color, Community Relations in the Department of Child Health Advocacy and Outreach, St. Louis Children's Hospital2015

Recent Publications view all (17)

  1. Nelson KA, Boslaugh SE, Hodge D 3rd. Risk factors for extremely long length-of-stay among pediatric emergency patients. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009;25(12):835-840. doi:10.1097/PEC.0b013e3181c330c4  PMID:19952972  
  2. Reinke DA, Walker M, Boslaugh S, Hodge D 3rd. Predictors of pediatric emergency patients discharged against medical advice. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2009;48(3):263-270. doi:10.1177/0009922808323109  PMID:18832530  
  3. Smith SR, Hodge III D. Reply to Validation of the Pulmonary Score: An Asthma Severity Score for Children Acad Emerg Med. 2002;9:868-869. 
  4. Smith SR, Baty JD, Hodge D 3rd. Validation of the pulmonary score: an asthma severity score for children. Acad Emerg Med. 2002;9(2):99-104. PMID:11825832  
  5. Seidel J, Tittle S, Hodge III D. Guidelines for Pediatric Equipment and Supplies for Emergency Departments J Emerg Nursing. 1998;24:45-48. 
  6. Seidel J, Tittle S, Hodge III D. Guidelines for pediatric equipment and supplies for emergency departments. Committee on Pediatric Equipment and Supplies for Emergency Departments, National Emergency Medical Services for Children Resource Alliance. Pediatr Emerg Care. 1998;14:62-64. PMID:9516635  
  7. Seidel J, Tittle S, Hodge III D et al. Guidelines for pediatric equipment and supplies for emergency departments. Committee on Pediatric Equipment and Supplies for Emergency. Ann Emerg Med. 1998;31:54-57. PMID:9437342  
  8. Zambrana RE, Ell K, Dorrington C, Wachsman L, Hodge D. The relationship between psychosocial status of immigrant Latino mothers and use of emergency pediatric services. Health Soc Work. 1994;19(2):93-102. PMID:8045452  
  9. Sapien R, Stein H, Padbury JF, Thio S, Hodge D. Intraosseous versus intravenous epinephrine infusions in lambs: pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. Pediatr Emerg Care. 1992;8(4):179-183. PMID:1513725  
  10. Hodge D 3rd, Delgado-Paredes C, Fleisher G. Intraosseous infusion flow rates in hypovolemic "pediatric" dogs. Ann Emerg Med. 1987;16(3):305-307. PMID:3813165  
  11. Hodge D 3rd, Delgado-Paredes C, Fleisher G. Central and peripheral catheter flow rates in "pediatric" dogs. Ann Emerg Med. 1986;15(10):1151-1154. PMID:3752644  
  12. Hodge D 3rd, Fleisher G. Pediatric catheter flow rates. Am J Emerg Med. 1985;3(5):403-407. doi:10.1016/0735-6757(85)90198-6  PMID:4041190  
  13. Hodge III D, Ruddy R. ABG Determination (Letter to the Editor) Ann Emerg Med. 1985;14(6):616. 
  14. Hodge D 3rd, Tecklenburg F, Fleisher G. Coin ingestion: does every child need a radiograph? Ann Emerg Med. 1985;14(5):443-446. PMID:3985465  
  15. Hodge D 3rd, Ludwig S. Child homicide: emergency department recognition. Pediatr Emerg Care. 1985;1(1):3-6. PMID:3843425  
  16. Hodge D 3rd, Schwartz W, Sargent J, Bodurtha J, Starr S. The bacteriologically battered baby: another case of Munchausen by proxy. Ann Emerg Med. 1982;11(4):205-207. PMID:7073037  
  17. Fleisher G, Hodge D 3rd, Cromie W. Penile edema in childhood gonorrhea. Ann Emerg Med. 1980;9(6):314-315. PMID:6770727  
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