MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School , 2003 , Worcester , MA

Internship

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences , 2004 , Denver , CO

Residency

  • University of Colorado Health Sciences , 2006 , Denver , CO

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2010 , Boston , MA

Philosophy of Care

Excellent clinical care is based on compassion, empathy, respect, and commitment. I have dedicated my professional life to provide humanistic care based on these principles to every patient and family.

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

I am a general pediatric cardiologist focused on congenital and acquired heart disease. I provide care in the inpatient and outpatient clinical settings to ensure continuity and to optimize patient outcomes.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Case Report: Comparison of Plasma Metagenomics to Bacterial PCR in a Case of Prosthetic Valve Endocarditis. Front Pediatr. 2020; 8:575674. View abstract
  2. Online education in a hurry: Delivering pediatric graduate medical education during COVID-19. Prog Pediatr Cardiol. 2021 Mar; 60:101320. View abstract
  3. Needles in Hay II: Detecting Cardiac Pathology by the Pediatric Chest Pain Standardized Clinical Assessment and Management Plan. Congenit Heart Dis. 2016 Sep; 11(5):396-402. View abstract
  4. Post-mortem genetic testing in a family with long-QT syndrome and hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Cardiovasc Pathol. 2014 Mar-Apr; 23(2):107-9. View abstract
  5. Regional implementation of a pediatric cardiology chest pain guideline using SCAMPs methodology. Pediatrics. 2013 Oct; 132(4):e1010-7. View abstract
  6. Management of pediatric chest pain using a standardized assessment and management plan. Pediatrics. 2011 Aug; 128(2):239-45. View abstract
  7. Confirmation of TNIP1 and IL23A as susceptibility loci for psoriatic arthritis. Ann Rheum Dis. 2011 Sep; 70(9):1641-4. View abstract
  8. Rapid-response extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to support cardiopulmonary resuscitation in children with cardiac disease. Circulation. 2010 Sep 14; 122(11 Suppl):S241-8. View abstract
  9. Needles in hay: chest pain as the presenting symptom in children with serious underlying cardiac pathology. Congenit Heart Dis. 2010 Jul-Aug; 5(4):366-73. View abstract
  10. Cytokine gene polymorphisms: association with psoriatic arthritis susceptibility and severity. Arthritis Rheum. 2003 May; 48(5):1408-13. View abstract