David Meagher, MD


trauma, burn and acute wound care, surgical oncology, hirschsprung’s disease, and minimally invasive surgery


Dr. Meagher is pediatric surgeon at Dayton Children's.

education and training

  • medical school: Baylor College of Medicine
  • internship: None
  • residency: Baylor Affiliated Hospitals, Houston, TX
  • fellowship: Pediatric Surgery, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and The Children's Hospital, Denver
  • board certification: Pediatric Surgery

publications and presentations

Dr. Meagher has contributed to 22 publications and presentations in the field of pediatric surgery.

get to know me

I chose my specialty because...

I have a desire to help children and families by addressing conditions where surgery can resolve or improve their situation.

I chose to work at Dayton Children's because...

It is a friendly and caring environment.

Dayton Children's is special because...

It offers state of the art medical & surgical care in an institution that is not overly large & where most care providers work together in a multidisciplinary manner.

ratings and reviews
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Scheduled us the next day because my son was in pain

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Very nice facility, very clean and pleasing to visit. The doctor did a nice job answering our questions.

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This provider is good, thorough, and very knowledgeable. He always spends time talking to the parent & the child to make sure he gets the complete story.

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