Adam J Schwarz, MD
Office and Contact Information
CHOC Children's Specialists
1201 W La Veta
Orange, CA 92868
phone: (714) 509-8620
fax: (714) 509-4072
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Physician / Researcher BioAdam Schwarz, M.D. specializes in pediatric critical care medicine. He is board certified in both pediatrics and pediatric critical care medicine. Dr. Schwarz completed a combined Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship at Harbor-UCLA, Children's Hospital of Orange County & King/Drew Medical Center. He received his medical training at Stanford University School of Medicine and completed both his internship and residency at Stanford University Hospital. Dr. Schwarz previously served as the Director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, University of Kansas, and as an intensivist at Phoenix Children's Hospital. In 2007, he published Blueprints Pocket Pediatric ICU. Dr. Schwarz is fluent in Spanish, French and Malay/Indonesian.
- Medical School
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford University Hospital
Combined Pediatric Critical Care Fellowship at Harbor-UCLA, CHOC Children’s Hospital
CHOC Articles & Publications
|NIH Study Assesses Cooling
After Pediatric Cardiac Arrest
Physician Connection: Winter 2012
Controlled therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest may improve survival and outcomes for adults, but is the same true for infants, children and adolescents? The CHOC Children’s Pediatric Inten...
|Not a Moment to Spare
CHOC Children's Annual Report: FY 2010
The CHOC Children’s Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) was immediately alerted when paramedics brought an unconscious boy into the Hoag Hospital Newport Beach Emergency Department. At CHOC, pediatri...
Schwarz AJ. (2007). Blueprints Pocket Pediatric ICU. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Schwarz AJ, Lieh-Lai MW. Status Asthmaticus. eMedicine (serial online). 2009. Available at: http://www.emedicine.com/ped/topic2150.htm
Schwarz AJ. Pediatric Shock. eMedicine [serial online]. 2009. Available at: http://www.emedicine.com/ped/topic2990.htm.
Schwarz, AJ. Pediatric ARDS. In: Perinatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care. Czervinski MP & Barnhart SL, eds. Philadelphia, Harcourt Health Sciences, 2001.
Schwarz AJ, Lubinsky P. 1997. Severe Acute Asthma. In D. Levin (Ed.) Essentials of Pediatric Intensive Care, 2nd ed., (130-142). St. Louis: Quality Medical Publishing.
Schwarz, AJ. (1996). Pulmonary Artery Catheters. Pediatric and Neonatal Tests and Procedures. JW Taeusch (Ed). W.B.Saunders.
Schwarz, AJ. Contributor to Blueprints Q&A Step 2 Pediatrics. Foti JL and Piatt JP, eds. Blackwell Publishing, 2005.
Schwarz, AJ. Contributor to Blueprints Q&A Step 3 Pediatrics. Foti JL and Piatt JP, eds. Blackwell Publishing, 2005.
Schwarz AJ, Brasel JA, Hintz RL, Mohan S, and DM Cooper. Acute Effect of Brief Low- and High-Intensity Exercise on Circulating Insuling-Like Growth Factor (IGF) I, II, and IGF-Binding Protein-3 and its Proteolysis in Young Healthy Men. J Clin Endo Met, 81(10), 3492-3497 1996.
Zamvil SS, Mitchell DJ, Schwarz AJ, Stiefel W, Nelson PA, Rothbard JB, and L Steinman. T-Cell Specificity for Class II (I-A) and the Encephalitogenic N-Terminal Epitope of the Autoantigen Myelin Basic Protein. J. Immunology. 139: 1075-1079, 1987.
Bhargava S, Ardinger RH, Goertz KK, Mattioli L, and AJ Schwartz: High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation in Severe Acute Asthma. Kansas Medicine 98(4): 53-55, 1998.