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Pediatrics - Cardiology

Houston, Texas

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Pediatrics - Cardiology
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Amy E. Sims, M.D.

Amy E. Sims, M.D.Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Cardiology

Attending Physician, Texas Children's Hospital

Specialty

Pediatric Cardiology

Education

  • M.D., University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Md.
  • Residency, Pediatrics, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical and Research Interests

  • Cardiovascular complications in children with HIV
  • Abnormal cardiac strain in children and adults with HIV acquired in early life

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Cardiology

Select Publications

  • Sims A, Frank L, Hadigan C, Sable, C. Abnormal cardiac strain in children and young adults with HIV acquired in early life. J Am Soc Echocardiogr 25(7):741-748, 2012.
  • Sims A, Hadigan C. Cardiovascular complications in children with HIV infection. Current HIV AIDS Report 8(3):209-214, 2011.

Clinic Appointments

832-826-5600

Consult

832-826-5600

Clinic Location

Address:
Pediatric Cardiology
Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St., 20th Floor
Houston, TX 77030

Phone: 832-826-5600
Fax: 832-825-5921
Email: Amy.Sims2@bcm.edu

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