Kenneth A. Fox, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery

Kenneth A. Fox, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Surgery

Dr. Fox, a UA clinical assistant professor of surgery, specializes in the surgical repair of congenital heart defects in children and adults. He comes to Tucson from Austin, Texas, where he had 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 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.

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